Ducati India Pvt Ltd today announced the appointment of Sergi Canovas Garriga as the new Managing Director of the company, effective immediately. Garriga takes over this position from Ravi Avalur, who moves to another international role. In his previous role, Garriga was the Sales Director for Ducati India. He will report directly to Marco Biondi, Ducati Regional Director Asia.
Ducati thanked Avalur for his services during the last four years where, he managed the foundation of Ducati India, and successfully set-up operations for the brand in the country. Garriga joined Ducati early this year after leading different positions in sales, marketing and network development in the Piaggio Group. He has had a career in the automotive sector for over 12 years and with his experience will further develop Ducati’s presence in the Indian motorcycle market.
Garriga said he is especially looking forward to working closely together with the complete Indian dealer network and the Ducati India team. He added that the Ducati India team has been unchanged since the foundation of Ducati India and therefore has important know how. “Continuity in the Indian market is very important for me,” noted Garriga.