Enterprising professional with nearly 21 years of experience across Quality Management Systems, Project
Management, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing Process Optimization, Global Sourcing & Vendor Management in
Automotive & Consumer Good Industries.
Presently associated with Electrolux Major Appliances – Sweden as Sr. Manager & Lead Auditor – Global
Supplier Quality & Development .
A cross cultural exposure of vendor Management across the supplier base in SEA, India, China and Korea.
Vendor development for Product Realization Cycle: Vendor Risk Assessment-audits-Selection-Development-Process
Optimization-Process Approval-Part Approval.
Skills in optimization of Manufacturing & Operational Processes across the assignment achieving high productivity,
cost savings and minimizing performance bottlenecks.
Led efforts towards reducing service call rate rejection from 5.6% to 4.5% (2016), 4.5 % to 3.9% (2017)
Led Six Sigma Green Belts projects resulted saving of 75K USD/annum in Warranty Cost, Process Optimization & Part
Developed critical components for washing machine with savings of 3 million USD/annum, refrigerator parts that
recorded savings of 5 million USD/annum and Oven & Gas Hobs parts that registered savings of 2.5 million
Significant exposure in Cost analysis & Reduction tools i.e. Cost Modeling, DFM (Design for Manufacturing), Process
Optimizations, Value Analysis & Engineering
Experience in developing & streamlining Quality & Environmental Management systems with proven capability to
enhance operational effectiveness & meeting organizational Objectives
In-depth knowledge of QA tools like APQP, PPAP, FMEA, SPC, MSA, Kaizens, 5S, TPM,TQM, Problem Solving
Conceptualizing, evaluating, deploying and managing Organizational Objectives.
Exposed to working in ERP environment, aquatinted with (SAP R/3) MM module, QlikView (QES-Quality Evaluation
System), Team Center (PLM-Product Lifecycle Management), Ariba (ISS-Integrated Sourcing Solution) SLM (Supplier
Lifecycle Management) module, in providing of operational, managerial & strategic solutions for enterprises.
An effective communicator & strong leadership with excellent relationship management with people across different
cultures & countries with in the organization & Supplier base.
Six Sigma Green Belt