Head, Validation, Engineering Research Centre (ERC),Tata Motors
Mahesh is a mechanical engineering graduate and holds a Masters in Management Science, diplomas in mechanical engineering, business management and computer science. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and a Chartered Engineer.
Mahesh has 35 years of experience in the automotive field including two wheelers, passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Currently Mahesh heads the validation function at the Engineering Research Centre (ERC) of Tata Motors, for everything from passenger cars to commercial vehicles for all aggregates, systems and specific vehicle level tests.
Mahesh worked in as Head - Research & Development Centre of a 2-wheeler (motorcycles and mopeds) company, controlling all R&D functions.
Keynotes and papers in various international conferences on subjects ranging from structural durability, vehicle systems, advance manufacturing and autonomous driving. He is also a Technical Evaluator for SIAT/SAE papers, conferencing events, and Tata Group global innovations.
Volunteering in capacity of Chair Automobile Division and as Committee Member of the Aerospace Division, IMechE India, Mahesh is instrumental in hosting IMechE technical events such as competitions, seminars, learned society lectures, panel discussions and webinars, helping to grow and develop the IMeche India engineering fraternity and society in general.