Vice Chairman: Vikram Kirloskar

Vikram Kirloskar, vice chairman of Toyota Kirloskar Motors Ltd, has passed away.

He was  64

According to the information given by the company, he died on Tuesday late night due to heart attack

He was the face of Toyota in India and is credited with popularizing the company's vehicles in India

The Kirloskar Group's stake in Toyota Kirloskar Motor Limited was just 11 per cent but Vikram Kirloskar was the face of Toyota in India.

Toyota Group formed a joint venture with the Kirloskar Group in the year 1997

Vikram Kirloskar, who stayed away from the limelight, was the fourth generation businessman in the 134-year-old Kirloskar Group

Kirloskar was associated with the automobile sector since 1981

Vikram Kirloskar was fond of golf and tennis. Also, he was very interested in swimming