Mahindra Group expands its footprint in the United States
Posted on May 14 2014 | IBNS
Ann Arbor, May 14 : Michigan Governor, Rick Snyder joined Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group on Wednesday in Ann Arbor to inaugurate the Mahindra GenZe electric two-wheeler facility and the North American Technical Center in south-east Michigan.
The Mahindra Group was also represented at this milestone event by Pawan Goenka, Executive Director and President - Automotive and Farm Equipment Sectors.
Consistent with Mahindra's 'Rise' philosophy of employing alternative thinking to drive positive change, the investments exemplify the company's commitment to developing transformative urban transportation solutions for cities around the world.
"Michigan provided us the perfect eco-system to step up our U.S. presence. We were able to draw on the terrific automotive engineering and manufacturing talent available in the state, to create industry leading initiatives for the United States," said Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group.
"The North American Technical Center and GenZe represent important disruptive product incubators for the Mahindra Group. Constant innovation focused on improving the lives of our consumers, employees and the communities they impact is at the core of Mahindra's 'Rise' philosophy and we are delighted to see this come to fruition in the United States," he said.
Governor Rick Snyder said, "We welcome global leaders like Mahindra to Michigan and applaud them for their product and engineering leadership. Hi-tech green manufacturing and R and D has been the cornerstone of our partnership and job creation initiatives and we are pleased to have the Mahindra brand grow its U.S. presence from Michigan."