Pune based KPIT Technologies Opens Largest Global Tech Center in Munich, Germany

KPIT Technologies Limited (KPIT Cummins Infosystems Ltd.) headquartered in Pune, Maharashtra, India, is expanding its presence in Europe and setting up a new Software Engineering Center in Munich, Germany.

  • KPIT already has development centers in Europe, the USA, Japan, China, Thailand, and India; however, this new center will act as KPIT’s largest global software integration and technology center.
  • Tech center will house electrification, autonomous driving, AUTOSAR & vehicle diagnostics, and other areas, including the digital cockpit. 
  • This Software Engineering center will work towards complex automotive software needs amid significant technology shifts.
  • This KPIT center will have over 700 employees from more than 25 nationalities; this facility will serve as a global competence center to meet the 
  • Kishor Patil, CEO, KPIT Technologies, said, “Europe is now our largest growth market and the significant investments that KPIT has made over the last decade in technologies will make a difference to the automotive & mobility ecosystem. 
  • In the last few years, KPIT has invested a lot in Europe through acquisitions and partnerships with technology companies.

Background about KPIT Technologies

  • The year 1990: Two charted accountant by profession Ravi Pandit and Kishor Patil founded KPIT in Pune.
  • The year 1999: KPIT’s initial public offer (IPO) was oversubscribed 50 times.
  • The year 2002: IT department of Cummins Infotech merged with KPIT and company renamed to KPIT Cummins Infosystems Ltd.
  • The year 2013: Company name changed to KPIT Technologies Limited and started focusing on its core business of engine and generator manufacturing
  • KPIT has expertise in Product Engineering and continues to grow in this area.
  • KPIT currently has 7000+ employees worldwide to support a big list of KPIT products and services, including embedded software to automotive companies, Autonomous Driving, Connected Vehicles, etc.
  • KPIT’s clients include BMW, Cummins, Paccar, and Lafarge.

This is really a great milestone by KPIT.

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