He has 16 years of corporate experience with Shrirams, Tatas and Polar groups and 8 years as a Management Consultant in the areas of quality, productivity and operations improvement. Lead Auditor for ISO 9001, ISO 14001, HACCP, ISO 22000, ISO/TS 16949, OHSAS 18000, ISO 55001 and SA 8000 standards. Corporate experience includes all aspects of factory operations including project planning, setting up of plant, product design and development, technology transfer, supplier development, purchase and contract negotiations, import substitution and indigenisation, project purchasing, imports, production planning, materials planning, plant layout, routing, productivity management, supply chain management, manpower handling etc.
Work Experience : 16 Years
Has been a visiting faculty to FMS Delhi University, IIT Roorkee, IIT Delhi, IMT Ghaziabad, Fore School of Management New Delhi, NHPTI Faridabad, Jamia Milia University, Jamia Hamdard University New Delhi, UPES Dehradun, IFIM Bengaluru and other leading institutions since 1981. He has travelled abroad extensively and has been trained in Japan, Sweden and France. He has taught subjects in the area of Operations Management since 1981 including Operations management, Project management, Quality management, Six Sigma, Technology management, Operations Strategy, Operations Research, Advanced Operations management, Supply Chain management, and Materials management besides holding various responsibilities related to academic administration (course development, faculty development and management, library activities, academic procurement, management of teaching and non-teaching staff, international affiliations, organising conferences and workshops, organising management and executive development programs.
Was a regular faculty as a Senior Professor in Operations Management Area in FORE School of Management, New Delhi from 2002 to 2011 and is presently working as a freelance trainer and faculty.
He has conducted numerous in-house training programmes at Maruti Udyog Limited, Flex Industries Limited, Flex Engineering Limited, Relaxo Footwears Limited, Escorts JCB Limited, Polar Industries Limited, L G Electronics, CSIR, BEL, GAIL, NHPC and many others besides being one of the faculty member at numerous MDPs (over 300) organized by FORE School of Management, HRD Foundation, ASSOCHEM, PHDCCI, FICCI, Institute of Supply Chain Management, Advanced Management Institute etc.
He has been associated with planning, execution and monitoring of three projects (Aquaguard for Eureka Forbes, Polar Industries Limited – Exports Fan Factory and Shriram Honda Genset Project).
The consultancy projects have mostly been in the area of Quality Improvement (ISO 9001, QS 9000, ISO/TS 16949, OHSAS 18001, ISO 45001, ISO 22000, FSSC 22000, HACCP, Halal certification implementation in about 180 companies, Six Sigma interventions, TPM implementation, SQC/SPC interventions), Environment Improvement (ISO 14001, ISO 22000, FSSC, HACCP, ISO 18001), Productivity Improvement, ‘5’ S Housekeeping process implementation etc.
Training programmes have been in the areas of Supply Chain Management, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 45001, ISO 50001, HACCP, SA 8000, ISO 22000, FSSC 22000, Quality Management, Statistical Quality Tools, SPC/SQC implementation, Total Productive Maintenance, Materials Management, Stores/Warehouse Management, Purchase Management, Six Sigma, Benchmarking, Kaizen, Application of Theory of Constraints, Project Management, Project Financing (including PPP), Housekeeping 5 ‘S’ and allied areas. Has over 2,000 hours of management development training across very topic.
Has participated and presented papers in many national and international conferences.
Industry experience is mainly in the area of appliances with special emphasis on fan industry covering all aspects of designing, development, procurement, supply chain, manufacturing and exports.
He is an Independent Director on the Board of a Public Limited Company.