Chief Executive Officer & President Sigma Electric Manufacturing Corporation
Viren Joshi is global CEO & President, Sigma Electric, a US headquartered company, a leader in ferrous &nonferrous machined castings, supplying to leading MNCs in the electrical and diversified industrial markets. Sigma has 9 manufacturing plants and a global HQ and customer service centre in US. Sales areover $150M per annum.Sigma plants have world class manufacturing practices including Lean, 5S, TPM, excellent EHS and people practices, and are highly acclaimed by global foundry experts.
Viren has over 30 years experience in leading large engineering MNCs in India, Asia, MEA and Europe. He was Managing Director, ParkerHannifin, set up the company from start and over 15 years led it to a leadership position in the fluid power market.He has rich experience in M&A & startups, and keenly practices Lean, Profitable Growth Strategy, Policy deployment and Talent Development.
He has received a National Award from The President of India, for a paper on Alternate Sources of Energy. He has attended global programs on Leadership, Change Management, Balanced Score-card, Talent Development, and Mergers & Acquisitions.
He was Chairman of CII, Fluid Power Division and is presently Convener, CII Pune for Forum on Operational Excellence. He has a Mechanical Engineering degree (Bombay University) and Post Graduate qualification in Management (Bombay University)