Gupta is credited with transforming Marico
into a high-performing business, responsible for driving growth and operations both in lndia and across international markets, with a commitment to sustainable development, it said.
Sondhi, whose appointment into Hinduja Group's leadership team earlier in August 2019, is to focus on consolidation, growth and future strategy of Hinduja Group's global automotive portfolio.
He will formally join the Hinduja Group later this month from JCB, where he is the MD & CEO - India, South East Asia & Pacific and a member of their Global Executive Leadership Team.
The development comes at a time the company is in the process of appointing MD&CEO.
Hinduja said they are in the final announcement of company's new CEO.