Embracing the forefront of technology, our IT Competence Center in Bangalore is Volvo Group’s 2nd largest delivery center and a pivotal hub in Volvo Group India’s network. This site is deeply engaged in global product development and digital transformation. Experts here work across Electromobility, Automation, Connectivity, and various emerging technologies, utilizing IoT, VR/AR tools, Data Science & Analytics, and Artificial Intelligence to push boundaries.
CampX in Bangalore is a vibrant innovation hub, bridging the gap between dreams and reality in the transport industry. With three distinct tracks - the Incubator, the Accelerator, and the Venture Builder - CampX enables startups and Volvo Group's product and business owners to work together on short co-creation projects, validating and fast-tracking cases with high business potential. It's here in Bangalore where cutting-edge concepts come to life, shaping the future of the industry.
Our manufacturing plants in Hosakote and Peenya are central to Volvo Group's Indian operations. The Hosakote plant is responsible for bus and truck assembly, ensuring vehicles meet our exacting standards. Simultaneously, the Peenya facility focuses on constructing top-tier equipment, reinforcing our commitment to producing industry-leading solutions designed to meet the varied needs of India's diverse transportation and construction sectors.
Nestled in Bagmane Tech Park, Volvo Group's offices enjoy a prime location, just a few minutes away from the pulsating city center. This modern office setup, conveniently placed, promotes a harmonious balance between work commitments and city life.
Benefiting from excellent connectivity, Volvo's Bagmane Tech Park location ensures smooth and reliable transportation across all of Bangalore. Providing shift transport for night crews, Volvo's commitment to employee safety and convenience extends beyond regular office hours.
Understanding the needs of working parents, Volvo Group's Bagmane Tech Park location boasts proximity to several schools and day care facilities. Moreover, the office is equipped with an in-house childcare facility, assuring employees that their children are safe and well cared for while they are at work.
Established in India since 1998 and 2001 respectively, Volvo Trucks and Buses have been revolutionizing transport solutions with technologically advanced, high-performing vehicles. Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities reflect our commitment to quality, while robust support from professional teams ensures high uptime and efficient operations. With a comprehensive approach to transport, Volvo continues to significantly contribute to the evolution of the Indian vehicle industry.
Volvo Group's R&D operations in India have grown to become the largest site outside of Sweden, driving significant advancements in vehicle technology. Here, more than 1,600 engineers innovate within areas such as electromobility, automation, and connectivity. Our state-of-the-art facilities, including the industry-first Vehicle TechLab and the CampX Global Innovation Arena, provide a collaborative environment for idea validation and prototype development. With the ambition to cut CO2 emissions of our trucks & buses by 40% per vehicle km by 2030, India's R&D operations are integral to Volvo's global sustainability goals.
Our Digital & IT department in India serves as the epicenter of digital innovation. This department represents one of Volvo Group’s largest delivery centers, providing comprehensive IT solutions, development, and support for all applications within Volvo Group. We are guided by a strong customer mindset and high level of curiosity, both as individuals and as a team. Here, you will get the opportunity to thrive in your career in an environment where your voice is heard and your ideas matter. We believe that digital transformation extends beyond mere technology – it involves people, processes, and innovative problem-solving.
Our commitment to disrupting the status quo and leading innovation extends into our financial services. "What if..." is a question we frequently ask as we leverage technology such as AI, blockchain, electrification, and mobile connectivity. We see these as opportunities to use fintech innovation to think outside the box and elevate our offerings for customers. Our financial offerings enable local businesses to grow and gain a competitive edge, by providing ready access to financing that is tailored to local needs.
Often recognized for its intellectual wealth, Bangalore serves as an abundant reservoir of talent, embodying a multitude of skill sets and high-caliber competence. This makes it an ideal fit for Volvo Group's diverse talent requirements. Its rich human resource base, comprising dynamic professionals and innovative thinkers, presents the opportunity to tap into a vast array of skills. Bangalore's vibrant educational and research institutions continually feed into this talent pool, ensuring a sustainable workforce pipeline for Volvo Group's continuous growth and expansion.
Famously known as the 'Silicon Valley of India', Bangalore is a bustling ecosystem of technological innovation and digital transformation. Its thriving startup scene and the presence of leading tech giants offer abundant opportunities for exciting collaborations. This aligns perfectly with Volvo Group's vision to drive the future of sustainable transport solutions, leveraging cutting-edge technology and innovative approaches. The city's dynamism facilitates the sharing of new ideas, fostering a culture of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit that is vital to Volvo Group's transformative journey.
Having its headquarters in Bangalore brings Volvo Group strategically closer to its manufacturing plants, a tactical move that ensures smoother, more efficient operations. This geographical advantage enhances the communication and collaboration between different parts of the organization, facilitating quick decision-making and coordination. Furthermore, it allows for a more hands-on approach to managing production, quality control, and supply chain operations. It is this harmonious interplay between different facets of the business that propels Volvo Group towards maintaining its high standards and meeting its customer commitments.