Interviews May 01, 2017 “World over, Industry 4.0 is gaining rapid momentum.” India needs profound digital transformation and strong IT security infrastructure to embrace Industry 4.0 in the automotive sector, states a report by Grant Thornton – CII. Excerpts from an interview with Saket Mehra, Partner, Grant Thornton India LLP about what this entails. As the manufacturing and automotive sector across the globe is getting ready for the fourth industrial revolution – Industry 4.0, India is also gearing up for this change. The country is certainly in a position to gain immensely from this transformational paradigm shift in the automotive and transportation industry. However, India needs a major transformation in the functional areas of manufacturing industry to rapidly implement the innovations and embrace this evolution swiftly.