Rajeev Chaba

President & Managing Director
MG Motor India
Rajeev Chaba heads the India unit of the Iconic Morris Garages British brand. He has over three decades of industry experience. Rajeev has been instrumental in driving the MG brand in the country in a start-up-like setting, which has disrupted the industry in a significant way.

In his role at MG Motor India, Rajeev has nurtured a strong, organizationwide focus on technology, gender diversity, and community service as key differentiators. Under his leadership, the marquee brand has successfully introduced 4 products within 2.5 years of operations with its products focused on Connected, Electric, Shared & Autonomous (CASE).

Over the course of his career, Rajeev has held various senior positions within the top global automotive brands such as Chevrolet, Cadillac, Opel & Buick across multiple international markets. In 2005, he was the President & MD of GM in India. He has also served as the VP of Marketing & Sales at Shanghai-General Motors (SGM) in China and as the Chairman & MD for GM in North Africa & Egypt. Rajeev started his career with Eicher Motors in 1990 after completing his Masters’ degree from IIM Bangalore. Prior to joining MG Motor India, Rajeev was the Global COO at Vanguard Logistics, Los Angeles (the USA) as part of Man Capital, UK, a PE firm.