During the Middle East Electricity exhibition, Umesh Kalyani, the Director of Projects Design and Implementation for the Cummins Africa Middle East (AME) region spoke to GineersNow TV about their latest power technologies (diesel and gas generators), recent large scale multi-megawatt power projects and 2018 plans.
About The Leader
Umesh Kalyani is the Director, Projects Design and Implementation for the Cummins Africa Middle East (AME) region. He has a rich experience of more than 24 years in the industry, the last 17 of which have been with Cummins. In his previous role, Umesh led the Power Generation Segments team for the AME region that was responsible for growing key market segments such as Gas, Telecom, Data Center, and new focus areas such as mining, defense and renewables.
Before joining the AME region, Umesh was responsible for the growth of projects sales business as the leader of Power Systems (HHP) Sales and Marketing in India. In addition, Umesh also led sales and service for the rental business in India. Prior to joining Cummins, Umesh worked for Larsen and Toubro, Wartsila and Cummins Wartsila in the Engineering, Procurement and Construction industry.
Umesh is an Electrical Engineer and has a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management from Symbiosis Pune and a Graduate Diploma in Materials Management from IIMM Bangalore. He is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt and Six Sigma Sponsor.
About Cummins Inc.
Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that design, manufacture, distribute and service a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel and natural gas engines to hybrid and electric platforms, as well as related technologies, including battery systems, fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems.
Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.A.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins currently employs approximately 58,600 people committed to powering a more prosperous world. Cummins serves customers in about 190 countries and territories through a network of some 500 company-owned and independent distributor locations and approximately 7,500 dealer locations. Cummins earned $1 billion on sales of $20.4 billion in 2017. Press releases can be found on the Web at www.cummins.com. Follow Cummins on Twitter at www.twitter.com/cummins and on YouTube at www.youtube.com/cumminsinc.
Cummins Africa Middle East Pty Ltd. has oversight of Cummins’ operations in Africa and Middle East with a footprint in sixty-eight (68) countries and has regional offices in Casablanca, Dubai, and Johannesburg.
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