FISITA, the international membership organisation for the automotive and mobility systems engineering profession and leading auto publisher ‘Automotive News’, have honoured Dr. Pawan Goenka, Managing Director, M&M Ltd., with the FISITA Academy of Technical Leadership Award 2019.

The FISITA Academy of Technical Leadership, with Automotive News as Official Media Partner, is a unique status within the automotive and mobility systems engineering community. Recipients are recognised as leading technologists who have made a significant commitment and contribution within the industry.

Dr. Pawan Goenka is a part of this exclusive group of international technologists, following a strict review and selection process, which identifies no more than twenty outstanding achievers to the Academy each year. Dr. Goenka was acknowledged and recognised at FISITA’s World Mobility Summit in Nagoya, Japan, in November.

Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Pawan Goenka said: “I’m greatly honoured and humbled to be named in the inaugural FISITA Academy of Technical Leadership – my heartfelt gratitude to FISITA and my industry colleagues for this technical leadership award. I would also like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the collective zeal and effort of my colleagues over the past 29 years who have contributed to what our company and what I as an individual have achieved.”

Chris Mason, FISITA CEO, said: “FISITA was delighted to announce the inaugural recipients of this prestigious status and unique recognition, awarded to outstanding individuals during our technical leadership Summit this year – congratulations to Dr. Pawan Goenka who is one of our first recipients into the FISITA Academy of Technical Leadership.”

Recipients of the FISITA Academy of Technical Leadership were unveiled at the Summit in Nagoya on November 5. For more information and updates, see: