Baba N. Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge was conferred with the prestigious "Qimpro Platinum Standard 2016 - Business Award" in recognition for being an inspiration for the Business community in India and overseas and for being National Statesperson for Excellence for Quality in Business.
The "Qimpro Platinum Standard 2016 - Business Award" was conferred on Mr Baba N. Kalyani at the hands of Mr N Chandrasekaran, CEO & Managing Director, Tata Consultancy Services; Qimpro Platinum Standard 2015 and Mr N H Israni, Chairman, Blue Cross Laboratories; Patron, Qimpro Foundation.
The 27th Qimpro Awards Ceremony was organized at Mumbai on November 20, 2016. The recipients of the awards were selected by three eminent panels of judges, each chaired by the Qimpro Platinum Standards of the previous year.
Recognized as the country’s premier quality citations, Qimpro Awards was conceptualized in 1989 by Dr. J. M. Juran , the Quality Guru, to recognize individual excellence in quality management. The awards commenced by recognizing leaders and facilitators in business with the Qimpro Gold Standard and Qimpro Silver Standard respectively, now with focus on Qimpro Platinum Standard for Statesmanship and Qimpro Gold Standard for Leadership in three categories – Education, Healthcare, and Business.
Notable winners from the past include Ratan Tata, Kumarmangalam Birla, Dr Milind V Kirtane, Anand Mahindra, Azim Premji, Narayana Murthy, Dr S S Badrinath, Dr R A Mashelkar, Dr J J Irani, Dr Devi Prasad Shetty, Adi Godrej, Prof. (Dr) Mukti Mishra, Deepak Parekh, Dr E Sreedharan, F C Kohli, Drs Abhay & Rani Bang, Prof Aditya Shastri, and many more!
Bharat Forge Limited (BFL) is the flagship company of the USD 2.5 billion Kalyani Group and a global provider of high performance, innovative, safety & critical components and solutions to various industrial sectors including Automotive, Railways, Power, C onstruction & Mining, Aerospace, Marine and Oil & Gas. BFL today has largest repository of metallurgical knowledge in the region and offers full service supply capability to its geographically dispersed marquee customers from concept to product design, engineering, man ufacturing, testing and validation. At the cusp of a breakout growth & transformation into an engineering conglomerate through its aggressive foray in capital goods and infrastructure sectors, BFL is committed to proactively expedite India’s transformation into a global economic powerhouse.