Gupte will join as president, Boeing India, from the aircraft maker’s wholly-owned subsidiary Boeing Capital Corporation, where he served as vice president, it said. “In leading the Boeing India team, Salil will build on Prat Kumar’s great work of growing Boeing’s business and partnerships in India and supporting the development of a thriving aerospace and defence industry for India,” Allen was quoted as saying in the release.
In his new position, Gupte will advance the development and execution of Boeing’s strategy in India, integrate business activities across company’s commercial airplanes, Boeing defence, space and security, its global services, and lead the growth and productivity initiatives in India, it said.
He will also manage Boeing’s partnerships with the government and business stakeholders, with a team of over 3,000 employees and joint venture personnel located across the country, the company said. Read More