Executive Director Operations (Plants)
Mr. Kasbekar is the Executive Director Operations (Plants) in Hero MotoCorp & is responsible for Operations function which is catering to the domestic, exports & after sales market demand.
Mr. Kasbekar brings more than 4 decades of experience in the field of Operations, Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Project Engineering. He has been with Hero for close to 14 years in two stints and has contributed significantly to the growth of the organisation. In the Auto Industry, he has worked in commercial vehicles, Auto ancillary & two wheelers sectors. A stint at Birla Copper as 'Business Head' gave him exposure to the copper business & during this period the Mitsubishi and auto component smelter technology was stabilised & the business was turned profitable.
He is actively associated as member of CII northern region council.
Mr. Kasbekar was born and brought-up in Indore (M.P.) and educated in Daly College (Public School), Indore which gave him an all-round exposure to academic, sports, culture and literary activities. He then graduated from IIT, Madras in Mechanical Engineering stream in the batch of 1976.