Baba Kalyani, the Chairman & Managing Director of Bharat Forge was awarded the Doctor of Science honoris causa by Peter Meehan, Deputy Chancellor, Deakin University during a special ceremony organized in his honour at the University’s Waterfront Campus in Geelong, Australia on Wednesday, 20 August 2014.
Speaking at occasion, Vice-Chancellor Professor Jane den Hollander said that Deakin University had conferred the Honorary Doctorate in recognition of Mr. Kalyani’s distinguished services to the global scientific & technological community and his strong support for community education.
“Mr. Kalyani has enriched the Bharat Forge group through sound business governance and management practices in the face of a rapidly-changing marketplace. With business experience of over three decades, he understands that innovation is critical to the ongoing success of any business,” she added.