Gayathri Sharma, formerly associate director, communications with PepsiCo India, has taken over as the head of communications for India and South Asia for Rolls-Royce India.
Sharma is an experienced communicator who has worked with BBC News in India and at Weber Shandwick where she led the Boeing account.
In India, Rolls-Royce offers products in 4 different categories including civil and defence aerospace, power systems and civil nuclear. The firm also has two engineering centres in Bengaluru and Pune.
Rolls-Royce is also a global leader in the manufacture of cleaner engines for wide-bodied aircrafts used in long haul flights.