KPIT Technologies Limited was incorporated on 28th December of the year 1990 which provides software development global IT consulting and product engineering solutions to its clients predominantly in automotive & transportation manufacturing and energy & utilities verticals. It is also engaged in the production of integrated systems under product engineering solutions vertical. The Company is engaged in two business segments comprising of the enterprise resource planning business of Oracle and SAP digital business IMS and EPLM business; and an engineering business which includes solutions of electronic or mechanical engineering and usage of the data for diagnostics maintenance and tracking of assets and related connectivity solutions including data and analytics beyond embedded or mechanical engineering and their connectivity and integration with backend IT systems and platforms. As on March 31 2018 the Company had 17 subsidiaries including step-down subsidiaries. The Government of India honored the company with Excellence in Export award during the year1994. Subsequently in 1995 KPIT had received Outstanding Achievement award from Oracle. For it quality assurance the company had bagged ISO 9001 certification in the year 1997 from KPMG. During the year 1999 the company went to public and issued Initial Public Offerings. In 2000 the company had signed an agreement with an Israel-based company BIS for legacy to Web transaction process also entered into the mobile commerce space and had taken up projects in the US and Germany. The Cummins Infotech was merged with the company in the year 2002; it leads the company to known as KPIT Cummins Infosystems Limited. The company achieved the CMM 5 level in the year 2003 for its organization processes. Further in the year 2004 the company obtained one more quality certificate ISO 9001:2000 was handed over to the company. In the same year of 2004 KPIT had acquired the Panex Consulting of United States of America. The company had integrated all of its offshore facilities in Pune into state-of-the-art campus at Hinijawadi. Also in the identical year of 2005 the company had acquired Solvcentrl.com in USA and Pivolis.com in France. During the year 2006 KPIT had one more company namely C G Smith in India. KPIT Cummins had attained Microsoft Gold Certification status in April of the year 2007 with competencies in Custom Development and Microsoft Business Solutions. The year 2007 was the very important year to the company; KPIT Cummins achieved the corporated mission of being a US $100 million company. In July of the year 2007 the company through its wholly owned BPO subsidiary KPIT Cummins Global Business Solutions (GBS) had reached an understanding to partner with Cummins Inc to deliver Finance and Accounting (F&A) services to Cummins entities worldwide. KPIT Cummins had taken over substantial part of the Mechanical Design Services business of Harita TVS Technologies (known as TVS-E Technologies Ltd in India) in July 2008. The company made a strategic alliance with GemStone Systems in August of the year 2008 to offer High Performance Computing (HPC) and Cluster Management solutions to global corporations across US India Japan and Europe.KPIT Global Solutions Limited was merged with the Company with effect from 26 September 2014. Impact Automotive Solutions Limited previously an associate company became a 100% subsidiary of the Company with effect from 1 July 2014 consequent to the acquisition of its entire share capital by the Company. Integrated Industrial Information Inc. a US based company specializing in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software business was acquired through KPIT Infosystems Inc. USA effective from 9 May 2014. HD Solutions GmbH a German Company specializing in PLM space was acquired through KPIT Technologies GmbH with effect 1 November 2014 and was subsequently rechristened as KPIT Solutions GmbH. During the year under review the names of various overseas subsidiaries were changed as a part of the branding strategy of KPIT Technologies Limited.During the year 2014 the Company successfully completed the development of Revolo Hybrid system platform components which will help to significantly reduce the time to develop Hybrid system for new vehicle variants. Central Motor Vehicle Rule Committee (CMVR) approved the Homologation standards for Hybrid Electric System Retrofitment and has published draft notification for the same. Further Powertrain team of Automotive SBU has filed a patent application for Hybrid system architecture for large vehicles. The Company has started research projects with Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) and National Chemical Laboratory (NCL) in areas of alternate fuel technologies.During the year 2014 the Company formed various strategic alliances and partnerships to strengthen the base for BTU. It entered into alliance partnership with JDA Software Solutions that offers supply chain management solutions. It signed a strategic partnership with a leading SaaS solution provider ServiceNow. It partnered with ICERTIS to jointly deliver high quality ERP surround solutions on the cloud.In the financial year 2014-15 the Company successfully rolled out Microsoft Dynamics CRM across all SBUs and Industry Business Units (IBUs) globally. It also launched Analytics platform using SAP giving users self-service capabilities for analyzing data enabling data driven decision-making culture.During the FY 2015 the Company launched the KPIT Engineering cloud while taking the first step towards setting up of a Benchmarking and Components Tear down facility thus improving its positioning in Value Engineering and Cost Management. KPIT medini Technologies AG was sold to ANSYS Germany GmbH on November 2 2016. Also MicroFuzzy Industrie - Elektronic GmbH a German based company was acquired through KPIT Technologies GmbH effective November 30 2016.During the year 2018 the Board of Directors of the Company approved a draft composite Scheme for Amalgamation of Birlasoft (India) Limited with the Company & Demerger of the engineering business into KPIT Engineering Limited a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company. The Company has received approval for the proposed merger from Competition Commission of India (CCI) and has filed with the Stock Exchanges and Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for their approval. Consequent to approvals from SEBI an application will be filed Law Tribunal (NCLT) for seeking further directions.