Arijit Ghosh has been named by Textron as the president and managing director of Textron India Private Limited.
Prior to his recent appointment, Ghosh was president of Honeywell Aerospace India since 2014.
In his new role,Ghosh will work closely with Textron’s aerospace and industrial businesses and be responsible for coordinating Textron’s overall relationship with the Indian government, the Ministry of Defence and India’s armed forces.
He will also lead Textron India’s engineering design and support and information technology support services.
Ghosh has worked for Honeywell and earlier was a consultant at McKinsey & Co.
He has also served in the Indian Foreign and was Consul in India’s Consulate General in Shanghai, China.
He has a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School in Boston, Mass and is fluent in Japanese and conversant in Mandarin Chinese.