10,001+ employees; Public Company; Financial Services
January 2007 - Present
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS ? Enabled Seamless integration with different cultures and geographies across the world (US, Germany, Italy, Japan, China) and effectively guided technologists for accelerated proprietary technology development and creation of a competitive advantage. ? Led R&D activities for 10 direct reports in silicone synthesis and product development. Also managed indirectly the cross-functional teams (analytical, IP, manufacturing, sourcing, regulatory, finance etc) ? Created enhanced focus on broader, bigger programs driven by global customer needs. ? Enabled commercialization of 3 patented technologies for global and Indian markets. ? Intellectual property: Led efforts on pilot studies for identifying new opportunities for business; FTP and patentability analysis; competitive monitoring ? Managed portfolio to bring focus in driving the most important and biggest impact programs by monitoring deliverables, milestones, timelines and guided team to identify potential risks. ? Designed and executed organization initiatives for building capabilities and driving innovation culture by engaging and motivating team ? Established strategic relationships with key Universities and external partners across India for tapping talent pool and collaborative projects.