Mr. Vikram S. Kasbekar
A Mechanical Engineer from IIT Madras, Mr. Kasbekar joined Hero when it achieved 'World No.1' status, having served the organisation in various roles Head of Operations, Supply Chain, Head of R&D and now Global Product Planning. He has been instrumental in formulating and driving the Company’s sustainable manufacturing strategy to meet global standards in manufacturing quality and delivery, New Model Centre, Projects, Global Parts Centre, Green Initiatives and Compliances. He has established state-of-the-art plants from scratch at Haridwar, Neemrana, Halol, Jaipur (Centre for Innovation & technology), Tirupati, Colombia & Bangladesh. He has been an active member of the team driving strategic alliances for business growth. He is also on the Board of JV Companies HMCMM, HNBL Bangladesh & a member of various Hero MotoCorp Board committees viz. Risk management, Committee of Directors, stakeholder's relationship Committee. He is a part of management committees of new models, pricing, sourcing, statutory compliance & audit. Currently, he is also heading the Global Product Planning function of the organisation in addition to being a Board member.
He has over 47 years of rich work experience in the Auto industry, having worked in Commercial Vehicles, Auto Ancillary & Two-Wheelers Sectors. He is actively associated as a member of CII Northern Regional Council, Greenco Delhi Chapter Chairman and a member of the Manufacturing Council of CII.
Director - HMCL Niloy Bangladesh Ltd
Director - HMC MM Auto Limited