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KM Mammen elected as the Chairman of ATMA

KM Mammen elected as the Chairman of ATMA

  • KM Mammen has been elected Chairman of the Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA), the national industry body for automotive tyre sector. He is the Chairman and Managing Director of MRF Ltd.
  • Satish Sharma, President (Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa) of Apollo Tyres Ltd has also been elected as the Vice-Chairman of ATMA.
  • Mammen will replace Raghupati Singhania, who is the Chairman and Managing Director of JK Tyres & Industries Ltd.
  • Mammen has held executive positions in business associations in the country including President of the Indo-Australian Chamber of Commerce.
  • He is currently an executive member of the board of FICCI and a member of the Board of the Madras Christian College.
  • Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA):
    • ATMA was set up in 1975.
    • ATMA is amongst the most active national industry bodies in the country representing ₹50,000 crore ($8 billion) automotive tyre industries.
    • 11 tyre companies comprising Indian and international tyre majors are the members of ATMA and representing over 90 percent of the production of tyres in India.
    • These include Apollo Tyres, Birla Tyres, Bridgestone India, Ceat, Continental India, Goodyear India, JK Tyre & Industries, Michelin, MRF, TVS Tyres and Yokohama.
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