“Jaypee Greens, DLF, KGA are my favourite courses”
Managing Director of Tata Hitachi
Having spent more than 32 years across automotive, tractor and construction equipment industries, Sandeep Singh, Managing Director of Tata Hitachi, aims to guide the company through the next phase of economic growth. Sandeep had successful stints with Toyota (Dy. MD & Chief Operating Officer) and JCB India (Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing) prior to joining Tata Hitachi.
Being an avid golfer, he likes to spend his weekends on the course along with friends. In an email interview, Sandeep wrote about his most memorable golfing experience and much more…
What is your home club?
Karnataka Golf Association, Bengaluru
When did you start playing golf?
In the year 1996
What do you love about the game?
Spending time with friends and golf
Who have you played the most golf with?
With my friends in Bangalore & Bangkok
How about your dream fourball?
Not dreamt of yet
Favourite golf course in India and abroad?
Jaypee Greens in Noida; DLF in Gurgaon; KGA and Golfshire in Bengaluru; Amata Spring in Bangkok
How often do you get to play?
Once a week
Your thoughts on doing business on the golf course?
Do not encourage business talk – only networking
Name your favourite male and female golfers?
My close friends Praveen Sood and Prabha Pai
Describe your most memorable golfing experience?
Amata Spring Country Club at Bangkok
Do you use any golf apps on your phone? Any gadgets to improve your game?
Member of Revolution Golf; Hole 9 on my Mobile App
Your current handicap?
Your lowest handicap?
On an average how long do you drive the ball?
Tee shot of 220-240 Yards
Your favourite holiday destination?
Favourite dish on your home course?
South Indian – Idli & dosa
Mid-round power snack?
Digestive biscuit & filter coffee
Favourite 19th hole drink?
Beer with peanut masala