Imbibing the parent company’s ‘Bharat Forge DNA’ of research and innovation, Kalyani Powertrain Ltd. was formed, initially as a separate business division but then spun off as a separate company in Apr 2021, with the objective of providing solutions for the ‘Electrification’ of vehicles.

Today, we have a formalized E-Mobility strategy keeping in mind the needs of both domestic and international customers. The E-Mobility portfolio includes a whole span of solutions for the 2W, 3W, 4W, Bus and Truck electrification, ranging from providing selected sub-systems to complete electric powertrain kits.

Over this period, Kalyani Powertrain Ltd. made significant investments to ensure continuous growth, both organically as well as inorganically, in order to develop expertise in sophisticated e-mobility technology.

Our Product Portfolio includes the following electrification solutions for 48V, 350V and 650V systems:

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Individual Components like DC-DC Converter, Traction Controller, Traction Motor Controller, On-board Charger, Auxiliary Inverter, Combi Inverter, Vehicle Control Unit and Gearbox

Sub-systems which include smaller Electric Drive Units (Motor + Controller + Gearbox; Motor + Controller + Vehicle Control Unit)

Complete electric powertrain kits for retrofitment

Vision

Commit

Excel

Deliver

We, at Kalyani Powertrain Ltd., are here to empower the future of Carbon-free transportation. We are committed to become the preferred partner for delivering all the E-mobility needs of our global customers, while excelling in maintaining the quality of highest standards.

Mission

Integrity

Sustainability

Innovation

We aim to accelerate the transition to ‘Sustainable Transportation’ while maintaining ‘Sustainable Profits’ for all our stakeholders. We shall keep on collaborating with businesses having similar business interests and promise to maintain ‘Integrity’ in all our outcomes to the society.

We have an aim of becoming the market leader in our business segments, while contributing towards achieving the targets of India’s Climate Action Plan of 2030 and we plan to achieve it by bringing ‘Innovation’ at the forefront of all our activities.

Values

At Kalyani Powertrain Ltd., all the employees believe in these core fundamental values which form the basis of our existence:

Trust one another and stay true to our shared goal of bringing sustainable mobility solutions in the Indian and Global markets

Believe in the continuous professional growth of one and all

Freedom to act and provide enough flexibility to let an individual use his/her innovative and creative side

Always strive to provide increased value addition to all the stakeholders of Kalyani Powertrain Ltd.

Leadership

Mr. Baba N. Kalyani
Chairman & MD, Bharat Forge Ltd. (Parent Company of Kalyani Powertrain Ltd.)

Mr. Baba Neelkanth Kalyani is the Chairman & Managing Director of Bharat Forge Limited (BFL), a Pune based Indian multinational, technology-driven global leader in metal forming and part of Kalyani Group - a USD 3 billion conglomerate with 10,000+ global work force. It has a trans-continental presence across 10 manufacturing locations, serving several sectors including automotive, oil and gas, power, locomotive & marine, aerospace, construction & mining, etc.

A Mechanical Engineer from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science at Pilani, Rajasthan and an M.S. in Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, Baba Kalyani joined Bharat Forge in 1972 when the company's annual turnover was about US $ 1.3 million.

Under his impeccable leadership and vision has transformed BFL to a global diversified company and is a preferred technology and engineering driven Global Partner for leading OEMs across the world in various sectors.

Mr. Kalyani serves on the Boards of many prestigious companies and represents industry on several Industry, Trade and Educational institutions in India and abroad. Acknowledging his contribution to promote India’s trade globally, the Prime Minister of India nominated Baba Kalyani as the Co-Chairman of the India-Japan Business Leaders’ Forum in the year 2013 and as the Co-Chairman of India-Sweden Business Leaders’ Roundtable in the year 2016. Mr. Kalyani is also an active member of the Indo-French CEO’s Forum, Indo-Russia CEO’s Forum, Indo-UK CEO’s Forum among others.

His significant contributions to industry and the community have been recognized through various prestigious awards that he has received. Among the many awards and recognitions conferred upon him, the most notable one is the Padma Bhushan – the highest civilian award in India. Also, Mr. Kalyani is a core member of the Prime Minister’s Science, Technology and Innovation Advisory Council.

Mr. Amit B. Kalyani
Vice-Chairman & Joint Managing Director, Bharat Forge Ltd. (Parent Company of Kalyani Powertrain Ltd.)

Amit Kalyani, Born on 26th July 1975, is an Indian technocrat and a business leader from the Kalyani group, a 3 billion dollars conglomerate with 10,000 plus global workforce and a marquee customer base. Amit earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Bucknell University, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. He completed Owner/President Management program from Harvard Business School, Massachusetts, U.S.A. and is an active member of the Young President’s Organization.

Joining Kalyani Steels Ltd., an engineering steel manufacturer, in 1997, Amit oversaw the technology transfer from Carpenter Technology Corporation, USA to the then new joint venture Kalyani Carpenter Special Steels Ltd. (Saarloha Advanced Materials Ltd.) for specialty clean engineering steels. As a Director on the Board, Amit continues to pursue the global expansion of Kalyani Steels Ltd.

He joined Bharat Forge Ltd., a $2.5 billion-manufacturing flagship of the Group, in 1999 as the Chief Technology Officer immediately spearheaded the adoption of digitalization and automation in manufacturing. In his young career, Amit has performed a plethora of roles and currently as a Deputy Managing Director at, he drives the strategic planning, Global business outlook, Mergers & Acquisitions, Human resource development and Investor relations.
His current focus is to drive the Kalyani Group vision of Technology Leadership with a synergy of in-house activities with universities, technology leaders and Start-ups. Amit has led the group’s foray into new technologies through incubation of outcome oriented activities and skill development around advanced manufacturing, advanced materials, nano-technology, e-mobility, embedded systems etc., establishing Centers for Technology & Innovation (KCTI) in India and abroad. These centers run joint research and development programs with universities and organizations like RWTH Aachen University, Fraunhofer, BITS Pilani, IIT Bombay and MIRA amongst others.

Amit is leading Kalyani Powertrain Ltd.’s strategic shift towards developing sustainable mobility solutions and has driven the M&A activity with innovative start-ups like Tevva Motors of UK, Refu GmbH of Germany and Tork Motorcycles of Pune (India).

He envisions that successful future manufacturing corporations need to be nimble with technology. Thereby, he endorses the concept of an Open Innovation environment both inside and outside the organization.

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