Nissan India has appointed Mohan Wilson as Director Marketing, Product and Customer Experience, for Business Transformation for the Indian market. Wilson has replaced Sriram Padmanabhan and took over the role w.e.f July 1, 2022.
Sriram Padmanabhan, who has overseen the successful launch of the Nissan Magnite in India as Director Marketing, Product & Customer Experience has been appointed Director Marketing, Product & Customer Experience for Nissan Motor Australia. In this newly created role, Padmanabhan will report to Adam Paterson, Managing Director Nissan Australia and will be based in Australia.
Wilson has worked across geographies in Japan, Hong Kong, Germany and India with cross-functional experience of over 20 years in sales and marketing with expertise in areas of brand building, MarCom, product marketing, customer experience, corporate strategy and data-driven marketing.
Prior to this, Wilson was head of Global Marketing Planning at Nissan Motor Corporation’s Premium car brand INFINITI at Global HQ in Japan and was a part of new Model Launch introductions for INFINITI globally with all-new QX60 & QX55.
Wilson in his role will report to Rakesh Srivastava, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India, and will be based in Chennai. He will focus on the transformation of the Indian business on future product strategy for India, build a strong brand with a focus on customer experience and will leverage his experience gained at Nissan Motor Corporation’s Global HQ office in Yokohama, Japan.
Srivastava commented “Sriram has been an asset for Nissan India with a strong contribution towards the successful launch of Big, Bold, Beautiful Nissan Magnite under Nissan Next with Nissan Magnite generating a tremendous customer response with over 1 lakh bookings and receipt of the Global Nissan President’s Award. We welcome Mr Mohan Wilson to Nissan Motor India, his global exposure to premium cars would be key to building the Nissan brand with a focus on customer experience on Nissan NEXT transformation. “