Head of Technical Services (Asia Pacific & Greater China) PETRONAS Lubricants
Mr. Ravi Tallamraju is an experienced lubricant industry professional with ~ 30 years of experience. He is a mechanical engineering graduate from Osmania University, Hyderabad.
Ravi Started his career at The Lubrizol Corporation, USA in 1989 and managed diverse technical & commercial roles, in very diverse geographic regions including Asia Pacific, Middle-East, North, Central and South Americas. His expertise is in Automotive & industrial lubricant development and testing, working closely with global OEMs.
Since 2015, Mr. Ravi is working as a Head of Technical Services (Asia Pacific & Greater China) for Petronas Lubricants International Sdn Bhd, based at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In this capacity, he works closely with OEMs to design the right lubricants to match the increasing demands of the modern engines meeting complex emission and fuel economy regulations.
He plans to highlight how and why lubricant is an important design element and technology enabler for new hardware meeting BS VI emission and fuel economy regulations.
Upgrading and overhauling the manufacturing ecosystem to ensure it meets testing and validation norms while keeping costs under control. Where is this headed?