Naveen Gautam, Managing Director, Hella has been confirmed as a panellist in the Connected Car stream at Automotive Megatrends India 2015.
Dr. Gautam is currently working as Managing Director of Hella India Automotive. He is an expert in automotive electronics and systems development. Dr. Gautam also has extensive experience on vehicle E/E architecture design, common features and components deployment across carlines. He has over 25 years of experience in academia and industry worldwide. Prior to taking over current role, he was responsible for establishing Hella electronics development center in Pune which was founded to cater R&D needs of Hella for developing local products for Indian automotive customers and supporting global development projects from India.
His previous assignments include holding increasingly responsible positions at Daimler and Chrysler in E/E development and vehicle architecture groups in Auburn Hills, USA and in Stuttgart, Germany, a faculty position at Rajasthan Technical University (Kota, India), and Adjunct faculty at Wayne State University (Detroit, USA) in department of Industrial Engineering.
Dr. Gautam is a Board Member for Hella India Automotive Pvt. Ltd. and a founding trusty and chairperson of a NGO “Bal Swavlamban Trust” working to help underprivileged children.
Dr. Gautam is a Mechanical Engineering graduate with Manufacturing Science M.Tech from IIT Kanpur. He also acquired his Ph.D. in lean product development from Wayne State University Detroit, USA.
Organised by Automotive World, Megatrends India ’15 is a two-day, single-stream conference focusing on Commercial Vehicles and Passenger Cars.
Dr Gautam will speak in the Connected Car stream on Day 2: Passenger Car, which considers the key megatrends looking set to shape India’s light vehicle industry over the next ten years and beyond.
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