A seasoned Industry professional with over 33 years of rich experience mostly in auto component industry. Mechanical engineering graduate from Shivaji University. A charismatic, resilient, energetic, result oriented, people developer & transformation specialist.
Since 1988, worked for organizations like, Ruston & Hornsby (Greeves cotton light engine Division, Thermax, SKF Bearings, Jindal Saw Pipes, Tata Auto Components, Faurecia & IAC (International Automotive Components)
The experience encompasses Senior leadership positions in, Purchasing, supply chain management, key customer account, Strategic sourcing, Country General Manager, Managing Director & Senior Director.
Managed key strategic roles in various organizations. At present working for IAC India with a P & L and overall operations responsibility of its 5 plants PAN India. Prior to this was heading Faurecia Interiors Division in the capacity of Managing Director which was having 3 plants PAN India.
For last more than 2.5 decades working in automotive interiors/exterior Tier 1 domain. Have a very close association & interaction with plastic industry and its supplier base across India and South East Asia.
In the year 2019, I was honoured with “CEO OF THE YEAR AWARD” by Economic Times Polymer Division