Rajan Wadhera



Rajan Wadhera is the Chief Executive — Truck & Power Train Division, and Head - Mahindra Research Valley (MRV).

Rajan is a B.Tech and M.Tech from IIT Bombay and a Graduate of the Advanced Management Programme from the Wharton Business School, USA.

In his decade long career with Mahindra Group, he has spearheaded research and development initiatives, technology incubation and many other critical business initiatives before he took over his current role in 2014. Under his leadership, he led the development of high-profile projects like the XUV 500, Xylo, Scorpio Refresh, Gio, Maxximo, and Thar.

Previously, Rajan was Head of Operations of the Eicher Group’s trucks, tractors, and motorcycles business. He is a member of the Governing Council of the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) and also serves on the boards of Mahindra Reva, Mahindra Intertrade, Mahindra Europe and several other Mahindra Group companies.