Led Negotiations to secure supplier lines - that saved $1.2M and reduced downtime by 23% in uninterrupted supply of 300+ critical spares from TATA in inbound fulfilment.
Led strategic initiative in ASTROIDS (Army Strategic Operational Information Dissemination System) to enhance user interface incorporating live data from the battlefield to the war room resulting in a dynamic decision platform and savings of $2M.
Led the 'Drone delivery system' program worth $430M, to design supply chain for product delivery in areas fraught with route disruptions and extreme temperatures resulted in saving $7.5M annually.
Stationed at the Apex Head Quarter, executed strategic purchasing and sub-contracting of spares worth $213M with OEMs JCB and BOSCH resulting in savings of $67M over previous year.
Formulated the repair strategy for 20,000 vehicles, 1000 Tanks and 300 Radars in extreme terrain and temperatures that resulted in administrative savings of $45M annually in reverse fulfilment.
Saved $2.7M by using demand forecasting models to achieve optimization of the order and inventory holding costs thereby Increasing availability of key equipment by 20% at Siachen Glacier.
Enhanced middle leadership satisfaction levels by 36% implemented processes in a framework of emotional intelligence to balance organizational requirements with personal aspirations.
Senior Manager Drones & Air SupplyJan 2013 to Jan 2017
Saved $3.2M in orchestrating a Memorandum of Understanding between Air Force and Indian Army for provisioning of spares in Siachen.
Supply Chain & Logistics.
Led a team of 140+ in supervising logistics for 4500 men and increased availability of artillery guns and radars by 20%, by decreasing re-use time in reverse logistics by 18%.
Supervised a team of 27 to develop and implement the Military version of ERP for SCM specific to the remote and tough conditions at Leh enhanced efficiency by 36%.
Led Negotiations that saved $1.2M and reduced downtime by 23% in uninterrupted supply of 300+ critical spares from TATA in inbound fulfilment.
Saved $2.7M annually in Improving the inventory control by 35% by better vendor relations, weeding out dead inventory and improving tonnage ratio of the fulfilment center.
Manager Jan 2011 to Jan 2013
IT & Networks Project.
Restructured operational processes of repair of Computer Networks - enhanced accountability and clarity in organization; reduced operating costs by $30M annually.
Evaluated power requirement at Army posts and established a networked grid- 156 (100 kva) generator sets and 350KWh Solar panels resulting in annual saving of $68M.
Optimized Optical Fiber Networks.
Consulted Ministry of Communication in India on layout architecture of 460 miles of optical fiber cable saved $1.8M Government money.
Analyzed and customized Disaster Management plan in Shimla City for team of government Bureaucrats improved evacuation efficiency by 20%.
Manager HR DelhiIndian Army/Jan 2006 to Jan 2011
Enhanced middle leadership satisfaction levels by 36% HR processes in a framework of emotional intelligence balancing organizational requirements with personal aspirations.
Led a team of seven Officers in mentoring programs for 430 officers in highly specialized equipment-complex radar systems resulting in up-skilling & promotions of 58% officers.
Presentation to Honorable Defense Minister of India- Showcased an in-depth study on shortage of Indian Army officers; formulated recommendations resulting in 13% increase in Officer intake.
Tactical Leader Jan 1994 to Jan 2006
Established Intelligence GRIDS worth $10M; interpreted terrorist operating.
patterns to triangulate on position with 90% accuracy 95% success in operations.
Led a team of 147 in executing public projects women empowerment,.
Computer center and health care centers worth $95M that improved the Image of Indian Army.
Education and Training
Masters: Defense and StrategyUniversity of Madras2018Stanford Graduate School of Business, MSX Program. A one year, full-time learning program for
· Panjab University, Master of Defense and Strategic Studies, Focus on Cyber Security
Bachelor of Technology: Electronics Engineering2007Electronics Engineering
Bachelor of Science: Math, Physics, ChemistryMeerut University2001Math, Physics, Chemistry
PMP CertificationProject Management Institute(PMI)1993USAAwarded medal by three Star General for excellence and exemplary work in completion of projects.
· Awarded 'On the spot' Medal by Lt General Francis. J. Wiercinski then Commander United States
Army Pacific Command- for excellent conduct of the India-USA Joint Strategic Exercise.