Wabco India renamed ZF Commercial Vehicle Control Systems India

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 08 Mar 2022


German Tier 1 supplier ZF has got all approvals for renaming Wabco India as ZF Commercial Vehicle Control Systems India (ZF CVCS India), which is a part of ZF’s new Commercial Vehicle Solutions (CVS) division.

ZF CVCS India is headquartered in Chennai employs around 5,000 people across five manufacturing locations in India and is leading partner of choice for the commercial vehicle industry. It is a leading supplier in the country for advanced braking systems, conventional braking products and related air assisted technologies and systems. Wabco India became part of the ZF Group in May 2020 following ZF’s successful acquisition of Wabco. It is a key regional business within ZF’s Commercial Vehicle Solutions (CVS) division which was launched on January 1, 2022.

P. Kaniappan, head – Commercial Vehicle Solutions in India said, “We are very pleased to unify under the ZF brand in India following the successful integration process. This is the latest step in the ‘Refresh India’ strategy we announced last year to strengthen and grow the ZF brand in India. By leveraging synergies as part of ZF, we are uniquely positioned to offer the next generation of solutions and services for commercial vehicles and fleets in India and world-wide.”

“In line with ZF’s strategic vision for ‘Next Generation Mobility’, we will further accelerate our leadership position to innovate, integrate and advance commercial vehicle controls systems. In addition to setting the pace for addressing the challenges of the commercial transportation industry, we will continue to deliver sustainable value for our customers, employees and stakeholders. While the ZF Wabco brand in India will also transition to become ‘ZF’ over the coming months, serving the unique needs of the Indian commercial vehicle industry, we will retain ‘Wabco’ as a trusted and well-known original equipment and aftermarket product brand,” added Kaniappan.