Dr. Pawan Goenka has been appointed as the Executive Director, Automotive & Farm Equipment Sector, Mahindra and Mahindra. Dr Goenka was until now heading the automotive and farm equipment division at Mahindra & Mahindra. First executive director at Mahindra & Mahindra in the last 22 years of company’s existence. Dr. Goenka began his stint at M&M in 1993 as General Manager R&D and is responsible for the development of several products, including the company’s best selling Scorpio SUV. He was elevated to the post of Executive Vice President-Product Development in 2001 and, then to the position of Chief Operating Officer of the automotive sector in 2003. Later in 2005 he was appointed as President of the automotive sector and in 2010 he became President of both Automotive and Farm Equipment Sectors.