Stellantis has named Rahul Rajupalepu as the new head of its global digital hub in India. He succeeds Karim Lalani, who has taken up a new role as the Chief Technology Officer – North America ICT and Digital within the Stellantis Group. Rahul joins Stellantis with nearly three decades of experience in IT and have held several leadership positions in the Automotive and BFSI industries before taking up the mandate to lead Stellantis’ global digital hub in India. In his new role Rahul will be responsible for leading and driving the business growth of the Centre to accelerate digital transformation initiatives and build deep technology expertise for Stellantis globally.
Since its incubation, this hub in India has grown steadily to become one of the largest in-house ICT and Digital organisations of Stellantis. With a team of more than 500 skilled engineers, the Centre houses strong competencies in various Digital skills, Digital Transformation initiatives, Industry 4.0 initiatives and Cyber security areas. Today, the Centre caters to a bouquet of cutting-edge digital products and software services for its parent organisation.