A lawyer by education from India, Pras pursued his Masters in International Relations in Japan and the United States. Thereafter, he spent his initial career as an in-house legal advisor and a management consultant in Japan and Australia, prior to joining Toyota.
For the last two decades, he has been in Toyota Motor Corporation in Japan, Europe, and now Thailand, with experience in Human Resources, Accounting & Finance, Global External Affairs, Corporate Planning, Production Control and Logistics.
Currently, as Executive Vice President of the Business Transformation Group, he has responsibility for the company’s roadmap towards Carbon Neutrality and Digital Transformation across the Asia region.
Pras is also the Program Director for the Toyota Mobility Foundation (TMF), responsible for the Asia-Pacific Region. In a world with mounting mobility challenges, TMF was set up to use Toyota’s know-how in partnership with like-minded innovative stakeholders to address the mobility issues of tomorrow today.