Schaeffler: a strong commitment to India and shaping the Commercial Vehicle Industry Exclusive Interview with Thomas Grimm Global Head of Product Management Heavy Duty Schaeffler Group

Thomas Grimm

Mr. Thomas Grimm is a known name in Global Automotive Industry and currently he is Global Head of Product management Heavy Duty Segment of Schaeffler Group. Mr. Grimm had some interesting things to say about Schaeffler India and its Technology. During his India visit, he exclusively discussed with Autobei Consulting Group (ACG) about Schaeffler Group Strategy.

ACG: What constitutes the Schaeffer Group? Can you list some of your Activities in India?                                                                                                                                        Thomas Grimm

Thomas Grimm: Schaeffler group is an integrated automotive and industrial supplier with nearly 85,000 employees and 75 plants in over 50 countries. In India Schaeffler has 4 plants (Hosur, Pune, 2 in Vadodara). The general turnover is more than 13 Billion Euro including 10 Billion in the automotive sector. Schaeffler is a German Company with 3 Brands, namely  INA, LUK and FAG. The global strategy is to develop and produce “for the region in the region”. Therefore, we also have 17 R&D centers globally one of which is in Pune.

ACG: What does your Product Portfolio offer?

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