BM SkillSonics India Pvt. Ltd
He has been responsible for building a strong development team in India with over 1200 engineers which drives advanced technology work for both domestic and international customers and caters to Harman’s R&D needs worldwide.
Lakshmi Narayan is Chairman of WABCO India Ltd., a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles. Lakshmi’s industry experience spans 35 years at Tata Motors, Bosch and Harman. Having worked as manager of various business divisions of Tata Motors, Lakshmi joined Bosch in 1987. He was responsible for Bosch’s tremendous growth in the automotive space in India, the establishment of the company’s Jaipur plant as well as its Automotive Electronics Business Unit in Bangalore. During his last 9 years at Bosch, Lakshmi served as the company’s Managing Director in India. From 2009 to 2016, Lakshmi was the Country Manager and Managing Director and, since 2016, he is the Advisory Chairman of Harman India.
Lakshmi also serves as Chairman of TVS Automotive Solutions and Dickenson Fowler Pvt. Ltd., and he is on the Board of Directors of Kirloskar Oil Engines, Carborundum Universal Ltd., Rane and TVS Electronics in India. He is a board member of the American Chamber of Commerce in India and has served as Chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Southern Region and the Bangalore Chamber of Commerce and Industries (BCCI).