People at Ford India

Anurag Mehrotra - Executive Director of Marketing, Sales & Service at Ford India

Anurag Mehrotra is the executive director of Marketing, Sales & Service at Ford India. Anurag leads the responsibility for all aspects of MS&S operations of Ford India including revenue, sales volume, market share, marketing strategy & launches as well as dealer development, after sales service and overall customer satisfaction.

Anurag previously served as vice president, Sales at Ford India and was responsible for looking after Ford’s growing sales network in India. Earlier, he also served as the vice president Marketing at the company and was instrumental in designing and implementing successful marketing campaigns for Ford’s product range in India.

Before joining Ford India, Anurag was vice president – Corporate Marketing at WNS Global Services, a leading business process outsourcing company, where he was responsible for lead generation and brand building in North America and Europe.

Before WNS, he worked as vice president with Accenture India where he was responsible for marketing and communication for Accenture's delivery centers for Technology and the India consulting business.

Anurag has a degree in Electronics Engineering and a diploma in marketing management.

Rahul Gautam - Vice President, Marketing, Ford India

Rahul Gautam was appointed Vice President, Marketing, Ford India effective August 2015 and reports to Anurag Mehrotra, Executive Director of Marketing, Sales and Service at Ford India. He is based out of the Ford India office in Gurgaon.

In this role, Rahul drives all product strategy and brand building efforts being undertaken by the company as it strengthens its product portfolio and undertakes several benchmark consumer experience initiatives.

With Ford since 2003, Rahul has held several responsibilities across product strategy, sales and marketing in India as well as Asia Pacific region. With immense experience in conceptualising and executing brand launch campaigns, Rahul has been involved in development and launch of some of Ford’s most successful nameplates i.e. Ford Figo, Ford EcoSport, Ford Aspire and Ford Endeavour in India till date. Rahul has also served as B-Car product marketing lead for Ford Asia Pacific, based in Shanghai during 2010-2013 contributing towards development of Ford EcoSport and All-New Figo & Aspire.

Rahul is an MBA from Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University. He did his Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering.

George Elisseou- HR Director, Ford India

George Elisseou is the HR Director, Ford India and is based in Chennai. With Ford in India since April 2015, George is responsible for spearheading employee initiatives spanning across talent acquisition, training and development, HR technology deployment along with diversity and inclusion.

In his previous assignments, George was the Asia Pacific HR Director, Finance and Business Strategy Group. George started his career with Ford in Australia gaining experience across a variety of profiles in the field of Human Resource across Ford Credit and other domains. In January 2010, he was appointed General Manager Human Resources for Ford Thailand where he led the development, establishment and launch of the new Ford Thailand Manufacturing Plant.

George has a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts (History and Sociology) from La Trobe University, Melbourne.

David Schock - Chief Financial Officer, Ford India

David Allan Schock, has been with the Ford Motor Company for more than 26 years. He joined the company as an audit analyst and has held numerous position across geographies including North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Before being appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of Ford India, David worked with Ford Asia Pacific operations as a product development controller, overseeing resource allocation and investments on new products for markets across the region.