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Press Release: KPIT Cummins Appoints Toshimi Yamanoi as Vice-President- Automotive Technology

Based in Japan, Mr. Yamanoi will focus on strengthening KPIT Cummins’ OEM offerings and safety technology specialization
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  • 1. KPIT Cummins appoints Toshimi Yamanoi as Vice President - Automotive Technology Based in Japan, Mr. Yamanoi will focus on strengthening KPIT Cummins’ OEM offerings and safety technology specializationTokyo, JAPAN; Pune, INDIA; Detroit - MI, USA – September 12, 2012 – KPIT Cummins (BSE: 532400; NSSE: KPIT), a global productengineering and IT consulting partner to automotive & transportation, manufacturing and energy & utility companies, todayannounced the appointment of Mr. Toshimi Yamanoi as Vice President – Automotive Technology. Based in Tokyo, Japan, Mr.Yamanoi will focus on strengthening and streamlining KPIT Cummins’ offerings for automotive Original Equipment Manufacturers(OEMs).Mr. Yamanoi brings in more than 30 years of experience in the automotive industry and has vehicle safety technology as his corearea of expertise. He is well known in the industry for his contribution in developing projects such as occupant protectionsystems, pedestrian protection test method and frontal & side crash test methods. He serves as the Chairman of the VehicleSafety committee of JAMA (Japanese Auto Manufacturers Association) and has been awarded the Special Safety Award by theNational Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in US DOT (Department of Transportation) at the Enhanced SafetyVehicle Conference in Japan. He joins KPIT Cummins from Nissan, where he was the General Manager, Technical PlanningDepartment at the Nissan Technology Development Division.Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Anup Sable, Senior Vice President, Automotive & Engineering, KPIT Cummins, said, “Wehave been working with Japanese OEMs and Tier 1s for over a decade and Mr. Yamanois appointment will help us accelerate ourexpansion in this geography. Over the last few years, we have emerged as a partner of choice for automakers looking foradvanced engineering and rapid implementation of technology, and have been entrusted with their large inclusive projects.Yamanoi San’s wealth of OEM experience as well as his deep knowledge in automotive technology will enable us to provide morevalue to our customers and further strengthen our relationship with OEMs.” Mr. Sable also added, "This aligns to our goal ofbecoming more global by bringing in diversity in our leadership team to drive strategy."About KPIT CumminsKPIT Cummins Infosystems Limited, a global IT consulting and product engineering partner, is focused on co-innovating domainintensive technology solutions for corporations specializing in automotive & transportation, manufacturing and energy & utilities.A leader in technology solutions and services, KPIT Cummins currently partners with 165+ global corporations including OriginalEquipment Manufacturers (OEMs), semiconductor companies and Tier 1 companies.For more information, visit www.kpitcummins.comFollow us on twitter http://twitter.com/kpitPicture(s) includedMedia Contact:Charuta Patwardhan | KPIT Cummins Infosystems Ltd. | T: +91 20 6652 5201 | E: charuta.patwardhan@kpitcummins.com

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