Mr. Viswanathan Malaippan Joins the Team in India

Mr. Malaippan

In a continued effort to strengthen our presence in the Indian market, LINK is pleased to announce that Mr. Viswanathan Malaippan has joined our strategic partner, Adams Technologies, as a Sr. Technical Manager. He will support LINK and our customers by serving as an interface between their dynamometer testing applications and product development needs. Malaippan will be based in Chennai, India, where he will use his extensive knowledge and experience in the brake industry to help grow our presence and operations.

Malaippan received his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Windsor, Canada. Upon graduation, Malaippan worked for nearly 20 years in the United States, for companies such as Ford, ETA Inc, and eventually, Borg Warner Automotive. During his time in the U.S., he worked on transmission, driveline, and powertrain systems, as well as NVH, friction, and one-way clutch development. In 2001, he moved to India where he worked for Brakes India for 13 years in the area of brake design, development, and clutch actuation systems. Prior to joining Adams, he served Wabco Asia Pacific as Product Engineering Manager for three years. Adams and LINK are excited to have Mr. Malaippan as part of our team.

Adams Technologies Private LTD is a prominent engineering firm in India specializing in NVH, durability, and environmental simulation activities. They partner and represent a number of companies looking to do business in India.

LINK has been one of Adams’s business principals since 2009, and they represent our capabilities in NVH chassis and brake dynamometers. To grow our presence in the local market, we have invested in training their personnel for onsite support. As partners, LINK benefits from Adam’s influence and knowledge of the Indian market, and we strengthen their ability to offer enhanced NVH brake capabilities to their clients.