NEW DELHI — Fiat Chrysler Vehicles plans to spend $150 million to arrange a world know-how middle within the southern Indian metropolis of Hyderabad.
The middle will create practically 1,000 jobs by the tip of 2021 and can deal with growth for future mobility in areas comparable to linked autos, synthetic intelligence, information science and cloud know-how, FCA mentioned on Wednesday.
“One of many key targets … is to digitalize each facet of FCA’s automotive operations globally and inside India, and to shift from legacy to digital by means of adoption of rising applied sciences,” mentioned Mamatha Chamarthi, chief data officer for North America and the Asia-Pacific area.
The automaker, which produces and sells its Jeep SUVs in India, mentioned it plans to extend hiring for the know-how middle over the following two to 3 years.
It additionally mentioned it plans new automobiles for 2021.