Latha was shortlisted among many renowned names from the industry by the jury of prestigious industry veterans
The award celebrates her resilience and determination in the field of Technology
Latha Chembrakalam, Head – Technical Center India, Continental Automotive India, was facilitated with the Top 10 Women Tech Leaders India Award. In a virtual event hosted by REVA Academy for Corporate Excellence, REVA University and Terralogic Inc., the award was presented in recognition of her work in the field of technology and for her role in promoting social causes.
Speaking on the award win, Latha said-
I am honored to receive this award and would like to thank REVA University for acknowledging my work in the field of technology. I am grateful to all the jury members for recommending my name.
Latha has nearly three decades of experience and has held many leadership roles in her career, while being instrumental in creating powerful technology teams that create value and differentiation for businesses. She has been the driving source of inspiration for hundreds of Indian women who take up leadership roles in the field of technology, as well as encouraging individuals with her resilience and determination.
Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2021, Continental generated preliminary sales of € 33.8 billion and currently employs more than 190,000 people in 58 countries and markets. On October 8, 2021, the company celebrated its 150th anniversary.
Continental India: The company has been present in India for close to 50 years through technology partnerships (Continental Tires since 1974) and joint ventures for its various businesses. Today, the tier 1 automotive supplier, tire manufacturer, and industrial partner operate across India – with about 8,000 employees across 13 locations, including seven plants that cater to the Indian market and a Technical Center that supports Continental’s global R&D activities.
REVA Academy for Corporate Excellence (RACE) is an initiative of REVA University, which offers a range of specialized, techno-functional programs custom-designed to suit the needs of working professionals to enhance their careers. These programs bring in the latest tools, techniques, and skill sets, which are in sync with the futuristic demands of the industry and ranked among the top executive programs in India.