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Key Note Speaker Profiles

Dr. Dhananjay Kumar - CEO & Head (Engineering, Global Project & Business Development)

KLT Automotive & Tubular Products Ltd.

Dhananjay Kumar, Ph.D. has over 29 years of professional experience and out of the same nearly 19 years as profit center head of medium to large corporate MNC across the globe. He has worked in highly diversified sector namely Defense & Aerospace where he was responsible for Advance Composite structural, new Gas turbine engine and also worked extensively in avionics, advance signaling and control system including counter warfare technique. Subsequently, he has lead one of the largest power electronic and joining technology company where he was also involved in diversification and strategy which has led to 100% growth consistently for 3 years. Also worked with infrastructure, process, energy, environment and Special Purpose Machine (SPM) manufacturing company and successfully lead it from front for multi fold growth across the globe.

For last 7 years, working with automotive giant where he has successfully developed the complete platform in MUV, LCV & HCV segment and set up the plant across the world which has consistently given 100% growth on Y2Y basis. For last 3 years, also working on EV program where 1st time 3D solar concept along with all-wheel drive & recycling the thrust using micro turbine is being used all at a time which has potential to bring complete revolution in Mobility solution.




Rajesh Deshpande - Head (Transmission Product Unit)

Escorts Ltd.

Mr. Rajesh Deshpande is presently working with Escorts, Agri Machinery Group, Faridabad and Haryana India as Associate Vice President (Transmission Product Unit). His 23 years of experience includes working in various other automotive industries like: Mahindra and Mahindra Farm Equipment sector, Siemens Ltd, JCB India Ltd. His Academic Qualification includes: M.E. PRODUCTION with Specialization in Industrial Engineering.

He is a Versatile professional having experience of key areas across functions viz. Projects, Strategy Development, Industrial Engineering, Operations, Process Engineering, Capital Equipment / Indirect Material Procurement, Human Resource, Performance Management, Tool room, Production Planning etc.

He is also certified as an "Applicator in Basic MOST" (Maynard Operation System Technique), certified by Maynard institute, USA and Assessor of “Lean Manufacturing practices”, certified by Frost & Sullivan He played a key role in Major capacity expansion project of one of the green field plant and Installation paint shop facility.

Alvis Lazarus - Global Patron & Supply Chain Mentor at ISCEA

Alvis Lazarus is a Global supply chain consultant & speaker with more than a decade of Operations & Consulting Experience in Logistics, Supply chain and Process Excellence. Alvis has worked across multiple sectors - Ecommerce, Automotive, Mining, Retail, FMCG, Manufacturing, IT, and HealthCare. Alvis has managed multiple Supply Chain Programs across APAC, EMEA and Americas regions.

Alvis is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and Champion and also a Certified Program Manager.




Dr. B. K. Mohanty - Professor (Decision Sciences)

IIM Lucknow.

Dr. B. K. Mohanty is a Professor in Decision Science Area at Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, India. He received his M.Sc. (Mathematics) from Berhampur University, India, and his Ph.D. in Operations Research from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. India. He has more than 100 publications in various national / international journals and conferences. His research interest includes Fuzzy Multi-Criteria Decision Making Problems, Electronic Business under Fuzzy Environment, Software Reliability, Fuzzy Logic in Data Mining and Business Intelligence.





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