With over 15 years of motorsport experience, Philippos Matthai has had a successful career as a Rally Driver in the Indian National championship with over 50 accolades. He then also went on to become a Team Manager and Technical Director for top teams in the circuit.
During his stint as a rally driver for MRF Tyres a young Philippos worked in tandem with the best in the business in engine, suspension and vehicle electronics globally. As a petrol-head himself he started working on his own cars which did well at local events.
In 2012 Philippos was roped in by auto manufacturing giants Mahindra & Mahindra to put together a team, strategize and implement Mahindra’s Indian motorsport ambitions with their newly launched XUV 500, 4 years on Mahindra & Mahindra have 3 national rally championship titles, 2 long distance rally victories to its credit.
Philippos has also been actively involved in driver development for various forms of rally racing.