Chairman of Housing Development and Finance Company (HDFC), India
Deepak Parekh who is on the Advisory Board of Schindler India comments, “I am honored to accept this position. I have been associated with Uday Kulkarni, President, Schindler India and South- Asia for 4 years and it is a privilege to be associated with this fast growing giant. Schindler entered the Indian market around 15 years ago and since then it has been continously growing at a rate faster than the market.
This mainly derives from company’s commitment towards new product development with energy efficiency and green mobility while maintaining the highest standards of safety and reliability. Their recently inaugurated elevator factory in Chakan, Pune is another step towards sustainability and growth keeping customer focus at the top.
This ISO 9001: 2008 certified& ‘IGBC GOLD’ rated campus has a global R&D centre with future plans for escalator plant & a 70-meter-tall test tower. This facility will help them to serve their customers better with cost effective products and reduced lead times.
In the last decade, they have become the preferred choice of their customers for large infrastructure projects like Mumbai Metro, Mumbai monorail, Mumbai international airport (T2), Chennai and Kolkata airports and high-rises like Antilia, Imperial Towers, Lodha World Towers and many more. Known for their leadership through customer excellence, Schindler also places great emphasis on employee skill development through their training centres and certification processes. With their highest quality of products, project management skills and service, Schindler caters to the entire gamut of residential, commercial and infrastructure market in India.”