Dr Charles A Rodenberger
Dr Charles is Professional Engineer and Professor Emeritus at Texas University. He was a CEO, Meiller Research Inc, (1966 – 83) the company created by him to market an orthotic device he invented. He was Consultant to various companies like General Motors Defense Research Labs, NASA Manned Spacecraft Center, Hexcel products, General Dynamics, Southwest Research Institute, McGregor Bros Inc, AMOCO to name a few. He was an expert witness to many international engineering projects and conferred with numerous awards like ‘Engineer of the year’ award. He is on the list of world recognized who’s who list of Engineering Service and has a professional membership of ‘National Society of Professional Engineers’ and ‘American Society of Mechanical Engineers’. He has been published extensively in global journals and lectured across the globe in various tech schools.
Bejoy is Executive Director and CEO at Axis Aerospace & Technologies. Prior to his current assignment he has worked with Quest Global and HCL Technologies at CXO levels. He is considered to be a tech-marketing guru in India and has been widely published and invited for lectures at various Technology and Business Schools. His colleague has a opinion about him – “It’s always interesting to work and interact with Bejoy, what is unique about Bejoy is his ability to connect with people and challenge them to bring a positive change. His astute marketing and engineering skills, global mindset coupled with a unique leadership style are strategic assets to any team and organization. The best part is that he gives lot of space to work independently and will challenge and encourage in doing best. He always take a balanced view between the individual and the organization and as a manager you can count on his support for any new initiative. Bejoy is BE (Mechanical) from BITS-Pilani and MBA from IIM-Bangalore.
Ganesh is an Advisor to Business Interface, a consulting services company at Mumbai after retiring from active professional life. He was a CEO for L&T John Deree and at senior positions with L&T Limited, Kirloskar Oil Engines, Hindustan Dorr Oliver Limited and L&T Info-tech Limited. Mr.Ganesh Apte is one of the very rare leaders who combines strategic / long term / cold / rationale approach to any business issue with practical and simple solutions that are doable in the immediate term and takes quick decisions by marshalling adequate resources for a winning implementation. He completed his engineering way back in 1968 from College of Engineering Pune.
Faizan is Aerospace & Avionics enthusiast, sales strategy leader, Innovator and an entrepreneur. He is an innovator of Ground Reality Information Processing System (GRIPS), an innovative system which enhances runway safety by detecting runway incursion and excursion. He is a founder of Avembsys Technologies Pvt. Ltd, an engineering services R&D company with strong focus on Avionics & Embedded Systems. He was recipient of – Economic Times-Ernst & Young “Business Leader of Tomorrow Award-2011”, NASSCOM Innovation Award-2012 by NASSCOM & Deloitte, IHS Janes ATC Award 2014 at World Air Traffic Management Congress in Madrid, Spain by a panel of experts from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Airline Industry Innovation Award – 2013. He has strong software development skills with demonstrated ability in C and creation and management of all software development life cycle artifacts including high level requirements, low level requirements, test cases, and test procedures. Faizan is an alumnus of IISc – Bangalore and MS from MIT.