New Delhi, Apr 2 (PTI) German car major Volkswagen (VW) today said it has appointed Bishwajeet Samal as marketing head for India operations with effect from June this year.

Samal is currently responsible for regional marketing, international communications at Volkswagen AG, Germany. He had joined Volkswagen India in 2008.

“At Volkswagen, nurturing in-house talent and offering a diverse platform of enhanced learning is at the core of our brand philosophy,” Volkswagen Group Sales India Director VW Passenger Cars Steffen Knapp said in a statement.

The company is confident that Samal’s extensive experience in marketing shall contribute to growth in India, he added.

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