Mallika Srinivasan, Chairman and CEO – TAFE Group, is a thought leader, recognized for her entrepreneurship, commitment to excellence and contribution to Indian agriculture machinery business and academia. In January 2014, the Government of India conferred her with the prestigious ‘Padma Shri’ award for her contribution to Trade and Industry.
Under the leadership of Mallika Srinivasan, TAFE acquired Eicher’s tractors, engines and the transmissions business through its wholly owned subsidiary TAFE Motors and Tractors Limited (TMTL), and there has been no looking back for TMTL ever since. The iconic Eicher brand of tractors as well as engines has grown exponentially, setting remarkable standards of performance and customer focus.
In a span of 25 years, she has established TAFE Group as a quality mass manufacturer of tractors, a lean and resilient organization that can effectively weather the cyclicality of the tractor business. With her special emphasis on product development, she has ensured a significant expansion of TMTL’s product range.