Automotive Professional, Mechanical Engineer, and Innovator in Chennai, India
I’m an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) where I topped the M.Tech Automotive Technology program (Class of 2016). During my two year educational stint, I won several prestigious awards at IIT-M
* IIT Madras Institute Merit Prize Medal for Best Academic Record (highest CGPA) in the M.Tech Automotive Technology program
* First prize in IMPRINT India National level pan-IIT, NIT, IISc, IISER technical essay contest which earned me an invite from the President of India’ Secretariat to Rashtrapati Bhavan for the launch of IMPRINT India initiative by President of India Shri.Pranab Mukherjee in the presence of Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi
*Asia-Oceania Top University League on Engineering (AOTULE) international logo design award (2nd place)
*First Prize in the inaugural Good Governance Day English oratory contest on “Use of Technology and Innovation to promote Good Governance”- an initiative of MHRD, Government of India
*IIT Madras Celebrating Success Award - in recognition of excellence in extra-curricular activities representing IIT Madras in the year 2015
I have 6+ years of experience as an automotive professional in Hyundai Motor India Limited where I’ve worked in the core engineering team in 5 different new car projects in a span of 3 years. I’ve worked on the prototype stage development of 2 new car models at Hyundai’s global R&D center in South Korea in 2012 and 2013 and was the youngest member in the team.