Vice President - Cummins Inc.
Chairman and Managing Director - Cummins Group in India
Vice President and Managing Director – India ABO (March 2004 to present)
Chairman & Managing Director - Cummins India Ltd.
Managing Director – Tata Cummins Private Ltd.
Chairman – Cummins Technologies India Private Ltd.
Chairman – Valvoline Cummins Private Ltd.
Chairman – Cummins Research & Technology India Private Ltd.
Anant Talaulicar is Vice President - Cummins Inc., and Chairman and Managing Director of the Cummins India Area Business Organization. Talaulicar became the Managing Director of Cummins India in 2004 and under his leadership, Cummins’ business in India has grown rapidly. He serves as the Chairman and Managing Director of the listed entity, Cummins India Limited and as Managing Director of Tata Cummins Private Limited., a 50:50 joint venture between Cummins Inc. and Tata Motors Limited, India’s largest automobile manufacturer. He also chairs the boards of three other Cummins legal entities in India, and serves as a board member of KPIT Technologies Limited. In 2010, he was appointed President – Components Business, Cummins Inc., a role he held until December 2014.
Talaulicar started his career with Cummins in 1986 as an intern, and since then has held a number of positions both in the United States and in India. He served as a financial analyst and held manufacturing engineering and product management positions in the Engine Business Unit before joining the corporate strategy organization. In 1996 Talaulicar transitioned to the Cummins Power Generation business and during his tenure has been the General Manager of the Transfer Switch Business followed by the Consumer Business and then the Commercial Generator Businesses for the Americas.
Talaulicar moved to India in 2003 where he was the General Manager of the India Power Generation and Distribution business. Since 2004, Talaulicar has also led the Cummins India Foundation which has implemented sustainable community initiatives in the areas of higher education, energy and environment and social justice and local community infrastructure development. He serves as the Chairman of the Manufacturing Council of the Confederation of Indian Industries, is on the Executive Committee of the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers and is a member of the Automobile Components Manufacturers Association.
Talaulicar earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Mysore University in India. He received a master's degree in engineering from the University of Michigan in 1985 and an MBA from Tulane University in 1987.