About Us

Our Leadership

S Balakrishnan

Mr. S Balakrishnan is a co-founder and part of the Management Team at Mekuba Petrolubes Private Limited. After completing his Engineering degree from Anna University, he worked with a multinational organisation and joined the business soon after. He has experience in the field of manufacturing Automotive, Industrial and Speciality lubricants for over 35 years. The Management is supported by an experienced Team in the Production, Product Testing and Development areas.

What we do

Mekuba Petrolubes manufactures a wide range of Industrial lubricants out of its manufacturing plant located in Ambattur, Chennai. We operate a fully equipped lubricant blending plant supported by our product development and testing facility. The Mekuba group has been in the business of manufacturing lubricants for more than 30 years

Besides the manufacturing vertical, the Automotive Aftermarket Division represents global manufacturers to provide solutions to the automotive after-market.

Valugard, a brand of Automotive International Inc., USA, is a leading Automobile preservation range and is approved by leading OEs such as Ford, Mahindra, Chrysler, Hyundai worldwide.

Ambersil, a brand of CRC Industries, UK, is a provider of Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul products for the Industry and after-market.

Additionally, we also manufacture our own range of products for this segment under the Baron brand.


To be a leader in our areas of interest, aiming to improve efficiency and productivity of our customers by delivering highest standards of service and quality of products.


To constantly innovate to deliver our vision through ethical practices driven by our passion.


Innovation & Excellence

We constantly encourage innovation in our organization, in the pursuit of excellence. We are not happy just doing something, we strive to do it extraordinarily well.


We treat everybody with respect while conducting our business, both within and outside our organization.


Ethical practices form the backbone of our organization, helping us develop authentic products to deliver on our promises.


Our sole focus is on our customer’s success, constantly motivating us to exceed the expectations of our customers.


We at Mekuba Petrolubes, consider our employees as family, most of who have been with us for a majority of their careers.
We encourage everyone to grow together, taking difficult decisions drawing support from our strength as a team.

Policies and Compliances

Our efforts in quality have been acknowledged by the International Organization for Standardization, with ISO 9001:2015 ratings at our own facilities, as well as at customer sites where we deliver services and products directly.

Our Suppliers

We source our raw material from eminent suppliers to ensure a high quality product to our customers.