Seasoned executive in a general management & leadership role as the President of a multinational business with world leading technology and market position in niche domains. Managing businesses and operations in 8 countries on 4 continents with customers in 55 countries, I have a strong track record of success and extensive international experience in general management, strategic planning, business development, joint ventures, contract negotiation, government liaison, systems engineering, project engineering, proposal management, etc. and serving on boards of companies in Europe and Asia.
After an Electrical Engineering degree from Bangalore University, I joined CAE in Montreal where I spent 21 years in increasingly senior roles in systems engineering, project engineering, proposals, global business development, strategy including M&A transactions. Then transitioned to L3 Technologies as this part of CAE’s business was acquired in 2005 and was appointed to lead the business in 2014 which then evolved with the newly merged L3Harris Technologies corporation in mid-2019. Now managing a broader portfolio of mainly maritime/naval systems businesses based around the world as well as a space systems modelling and a civilian nuclear controls & simulation business.