Guenter Butschek - Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Director of Tata Motors Ltd

Guenter Butschek

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Director since 2016

Total compensation: $155,584,992
Age: 57

Guenter Butschek is an Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Director of the Company, effective 15th February, 2016. Mr Butschek joins Tata Motors after his last assignment at Airbus Group where he served as Chief Operating Officer of Airbus and Member of the Group Executive Committee. Mr Butschek originally joined the company as Executive Vice President of Operations, Member of the Airbus Executive Committee, and Chairman of the Board of Management of Airbus in Germany on 1st March, 2011. He reshaped the industrial strategy, empowered operational units, implemented a global operating system and enhanced the end-to-end supply chain performance in order to master the rate increases, launch of new aircraft types and to structurally improve productivity and flexibility. Prior to Airbus, Mr Butschek worked at Daimler AG, where he gained more than 25 years of experience in international automotive management, e.g. production, industrialization and procurement. The last role he held was President and Chief Executive Officer of Beijing Benz Automotive Co., Ltd, a joint venture between Daimler AG and Beijing Automotive Industrial Holding in Beijing, China. Leading the joint venture, he relocated the operations to an all new state-of-the-art facility and increased productivity and flexibility of the plant. He launched several new production lines for Mercedes, Chrysler, and Mitsubishi products and set the footprint for future profitable growth. Mr Butschek began his professional career in 1984 at Mercedes-Benz AG in Stuttgart, Germany, as Project Engineer Central Material Management. After several positions in logistics, human resources and procurement at the Mercedes-Benz Passenger Cars division, Mr Butschek became a Member of the Management Board of DaimlerChrysler South Africa (DCSA) with full operational responsibility in 2000. He graduated in Business Administration and Economics with a diploma from the University of Cooperative Education Stuttgart, Germany.

Tata Motors Limited designs, manufactures, and sells a range of automotive vehicles. It operates through Automotive Operations and All Other Operations segments. The company offers passenger cars, such as passenger cars; utility vehicles, including SUVs and multipurpose utility vehicles; light commercial vehicles comprising pickup trucks and small commercial vehicles; and medium and heavy commercial vehicles consisting of trucks, tractors, buses, tippers, multi-axle vehicles, dump trucks, tractor-trailers, mixers, and cargo vehicles, as well as related parts and accessories. It also manufactures engines for industrial and marine applications; aggregates, such as axles and transmissions for commercial vehicles; and factory automation equipment. The company is also involved in the provision of engineering and automotive solutions; construction equipment manufacturing; automotive vehicle components manufacturing and supply chain activities; machine tools and factory automation solutions; high-precision tooling, and plastic and electronic components for automotive and computer applications; and automotive retailing and service operations. In addition, it provides engineering and design services, product lifecycle management, and product-centric information technology services, as well as vehicle finance and insurance brokerage services. The company markets its products under the Nano, Indica, Tiago, Indigo, Tigor, Sumo, Sumo Grande, Safari, Safari Storme, Hexa, Aria, Zest, Bolt, and Venture brand names; alternative fuel vehicles under the Nano and Indigo brands; and premium performance cars under the Jaguar Land Rover brand name. Tata Motors Limited operates in India, China, the United Kingdom, the United States, rest of Europe, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Tata Engineering and Locomotive Company Limited and changed its name to Tata Motors Limited in July 2003. Tata Motors Limited was founded in 1945 and is based in Mumbai, India.

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