Zoomcar, India’s leading self-drive mobility platform, today announced the appointment of CV Ramachandran to its Board of Directors as an Independent Director, effective immediately. CV Ramachandran is the founder of CVR Partners, a professional advisory firm specializing in profit-enhancing digital transformation of sales, manufacturing, procurement, supply chain and overhead functions in the Automotive and Industrial Products industries.
Over the prior 30+ years as a partner at Accenture, AlixPartners, ATKearney and Booz Allen, CV Ramachandran has helped multiple public corporations and private equity portfolio companies successfully restructure and improve their operational performance. CV has also led the growth of professional service businesses in NA, Europe and Asia and has had operating roles at Ford Motor and Midland Ross. CV has an MBA from the University of Michigan, an MS from Carnegie-Mellon University and a BS from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.
With a strong focus on the mobile experience, Zoomcar allows users to rent cars by the hour, day, week, or month. Headquartered in Bangalore, Zoomcar is over 250 people strong and operates in 45+ cities across India. In 2018, Zoomcar introduced India’s first peer2peer based marketplace for cars with the launch of its shared subscription mobility model and currently commands over 90% market share in this space.
On his new appointment CV Ramachandran says “I would like to thank Greg Moran and the board of Zoomcar for giving me the opportunity to support the profitable growth of a leading automotive industry disrupter. The company’s strong brand reputation based on consistent customer service is very impressive.”
“We’re thrilled to welcome CV Ramachandran to the Board as an Independent Director” said Greg Moran, CEO and Co-Founder Zoomcar “ CV brings a wealth of relevant industry knowledge and insights that will help Zoomcar reach its next level of scale in an efficient, sustainable manner. The entire Zoomcar team looks forward to partnering with CV as we fundamentally transform the paradigm of self-drive mobility in India.”