1. Drive strategic group level research work and development projects
  2. Coordinate internal division/department level R&D activities for group level synergy
  3. Collaborate on multi operators, regulators, agencies & institutes on R&D projects in public transportation
  4. Promote a group wide culture of R&D excellence
  5. Provide centralized support for R&D activities
  6. Consolidate knowledge into common R&D repository.
... with focus on customer-facing products innovations.