Ramesh Mangaleswaran

Senior Partner, Chennai, India

Ramesh Mangaleswaran is a Senior Partner in McKinsey's Chennai Office. He helps lead the Manufacturing and Operations Practices in India and in Asia.

Since joining the Firm in 1993, he has worked for clients in the manufacturing sector in India and the US, in areas of strategy development, operations performance improvement and organizational transformation.

He also heads the Firm's recruiting efforts in India and serves on the advisory board of the McKinsey Knowledge Center in India.

Publications

Profiling India’s Automotive Aftermarket

India's automotive aftermarket presents a solid opportunity for automotive suppliers and other interested global players. The market is in transition as margins tighten, providing openings for consolidators to roll up under-scale players and introduce new business models.

Assessing India's Earthmoving and Construction Equipment Future

India's earthmoving and construction equipment (ECE) industry will experience sustained rapid growth going forward, but must contend with several competitive hurdles. ECE players must design equipment to global standards, introduce lower-cost products to match the competitive moves made by producers in other low-cost countries, and prepare to enter export markets more fully. Learn why industry consolidation might also be required in order to gain the scale and scope needed to compete effectively in the next decade.