- 29 years of varied industry experience covering Metro Rail, Telecom, Infrastructure projects
- in deployment of Control-Automation-IT-Telecom Networking-SCADA systems
- 15+ years into project management, up to date knowledge on PMI Life-cycle approach and have developed my own PM methodologies
Consultant - Project / Program Management
at ProBiz Consulting Services
May 2015 - at Present
Thane - Mahārāshtra
Establsih my own consulting firm with solo proprietor to offer services in Project / Program MAnagement, PMO establishment, systems planning and impelmentation and sourcing of hi-tech products and solutions for the local project requirements.
Local Project Director
at Thales India Pvt Ltd.
October 2014 - April 2015
New Delhi - Delhi
Heading local activities and local teams established for managing Automatic Fare Collection system deployment into Delhi Metro.
Head of Program Management Team
at Cisco Systems
May 2008 - March 2014
Mumbai - Mahārāshtra
Heading the Asia PAcific PMO organisation for Telecom networking business. Established organisation, methodologies, tools and processes for the successful management of large and complex telecom networking projects.
Senior Manager - Projects & Bids
at Thales Transportation System
January 2002 - April 2008
Yau Tsim Mong
Managing deployment of Automatic Fare Collection System and Main Control System on the new lines and operational lines of Metro Rail.
at MTR Corporation
June 1997 - December 2001
Managing Passenger Information Systems, Security Access Management System and Integrated Training Facilities System deployed in Operational Metro Rail (Mass Transit Railway)
Senior Project Engineer
at ABB Sae Sadelmi
January 1996 - June 1997
Tai Po District
Managing deployment of SCADA, Structural Health Monitoring Systems and Lighting system for Lantau Link Project connecting city with the Chek Lap Kok Airport.
at SEIT Impianti
July 1993 - December 1995
Managing engineering and design of Distributed Control Systems deployed in Chemical and Petro-chemical plants
Project Specialist Engineer
November 1990 - June 1993
Design and engineering of Distributed Control Systems and Emergency Shutdown System for Off-shore platform and Petro-chemical Refineries.
September 1986 - October 1990
Mumbai - Mahārāshtra
Worked on desing and engineering of Control & Automation Systems Solutions for applications in Power, Chemical-Petrochemical and sugar-paper industries
at Sheffield Business School
1999 - at Present (21 years)
Bachelor of Engineering
at University of Pune
1982 - 1986 (4 years) Pune - Mahārāshtra
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