Date of birth:
Bachelor of Engineering, Karnataka University, Karnataka
He started his career in 1988 in the power electronics field. His next stint was with a European MNC in Industrial automation and process control field for the next 8 years and was involved in many significant projects in India in Pulp and paper, Mining, Mineral processing, Metals, Chemical, Oil and Gas.
He joined Schneider Electric International Division in 1998 and was responsible for the operational Marketing of Industrial Control products (Telemecanique) for the Gulf countries, based in Dubai as Business Manager. He established Telemecanique brand and Industrial control offer in Gulf which enjoyed significant growth during his tenure and after.
He moved to Bahrain as Country Manager in 2001. He was instrumental in establishing Franchise licensee operations of the group for LV equipment and led the success of the group in securing large contracts in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
He moved over to Dubai in 2004 as Regional Director & member of the Gulf Management Committee and was responsible for the Country Management of Dubai, Northern Emirates and Oman which contributed 50% of the Gulf Countries' business. He led the establishment of Square D offer in Dubai and was responsible for driving the growth through strong participation in Buildings & Infrastructure boom of the country. He was incharge of the JV files & new entity creation during 2007.
He moved to APC by Schneider Electric (Critical Power & Cooling Solutions BU) India as Country General Manager & President of India & SAARC countries in 2008 April.
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Discrimination, Indifference, Selfishness
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