Kapil Chhabra is an experienced technocrat with demonstrated track record in digital manufacturing, engineering research and general management; having about 3 decades of corporate experience, with extensive international exposure and avid interest in emerging technologies

Kapil brings a balance of passion for Operational Excellence and Innovations, with hands on experience both as a Management Practitioner and as an Engineer with products orientation. Kapil carries well in dynamic high stakes environment with a zeal for management by processes

Kapil has built new set-ups with strong foundations, in globally collaborative environment, and have led those successfully towards scale and agility. Kapil has led global delivery operations, with overall responsibility, for 1400 employees; and additionally supported management of outsourced works of significant proportions.Kapil has been on 'Board of Directors' for a subsidiary company of a Global 500 corporation

Kapil’s domain expertise includes location intelligence enabling content development, geospatial solutions, operations management systems and knowledge intensive processes; & earlier in design-development of products, software development (embedded systems) and product marketing in Information Communication Technologies (ICT) area. Kapil champions software solutions/customizations for innovative application of Lean principles and automations

Kapil is an Electronics Engineer, from YMCA University of Science and Technology (formerly, YMCA Institute of Engineering), Faridabad, Haryana, India; with post-graduation in software development, from ECIT/University of Mysore; and management program in ‘Family Business & Entrepreneurship’, fromIndian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, (Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management)

Kapil has earlier worked with organizations like 'HERE Solutions' (then a NOKIA company), and 'RMSI' (then a DMGT company) in Location Intelligence / Geospatial Solutions domains and organizations like 'Rajasthan Communications Limited' and 'Associated Electronics Research Foundation' in Information Communication Technologies (ICT) domain.

Kapil has presented technical papers at various international/national forums and has published articles. Kapil, also received the 'Young Electronics Engineer Award', IMM-Binatone Gold Trophy, 1988; this award was presented by the then Vice President of India

Kapil's leisure activities includes reading, writing, spending time with family, and occasionally get closer to the nature. Someday, Kapil aspires to accomplish three of his specific yearnings i.e. travelling around the world with an inquisitive eye on history and the nature, researching ancient wisdom, and sharing life experiences through writing

Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow, Institute of Directors, India
  • Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, USA
  • Member, Institute of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineers, India
  • Member, National HRD Network, India
  • Member, All India Management Association, India

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