Meet our Team
Ravi Lote (B.E, M.S, CSSBB, CPIM, CSCP, CMP) - Global Operations Manager
RAVI LOTE is a Global Operations Manager at PMC. Over the last ten years, Ravi has worked on several operations improvement projects across diverse industry verticals such as automotive, transportation, healthcare, and insurance among others. His areas of expertise include operations management, simulation, optimization, lean, six sigma, process re-engineering, change management, strategic planning, and program management. Ravi has Bachelors’ Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Shivaji University, India and Masters’ Degree in Industrial Engineering from University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He is currently pursuing an M.B.A. from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Ravi is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt, certified Supply Chain Professional, certified Production and Inventory Management Professional, and a certified MODAPTS professional.
Rajesh Welekar (B.E, Ex.MBA IIM-C) - Director India Office
RAJESH WELEKAR is currently heading PMI Office in Nagpur. He has over 15 years of experience in the automobile industry. Rajesh has hands on experience in PMTS (predetermined motion time system) and has successfully completed a number of projects in the domain. He is also an expert in productivity improvement through wage settlement. Rajesh has earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Government college of Engineering from Karad in Maharashtra. He has also completed an Executive Program in Business Management from Indian Institute of Management – Calcutta. He is well versed and interested in Line Balancing, Layout Optimization and PMTS techniques.
Pavan Nikhare - (B.E) - PMTS Project Manager
PAVAN NIKHARE has 14 yrs of experience in automobile industry and has worked with FES, Two wheeler industry, Plastic molding industry & Construction equipment sector. He has 3 yrs of experience in Production & 11 yrs in Process, PMTS & Manufacturing Engineering. He has successfully implemented PMTS (MINI MOST) in worlds largest manufacturer of 2 wheelers and completed various projects in Layout design, Multi model line balancing, Contract finalization - manpower & job contract etc. Expert in productivity improvement through wage settlement and optimization of personnel cost. He is well versed and interested in Line balancing, Layout optimization and PMTS techniques. He is also a certified applicator for Basic & Mini MOST.
Sandeep Soni (B.E, M.S) - Business Development & Marketing Lead
SANDEEP SONI is an Industrial Engineer with technical interests in Assembly line balancing, layout planning, MODAPTS and Simulation. He has experience with Simul8 and ProModel simulation tools. He received a Master’s degree in Manufacturing Systems Management from the University of Sunderland (UK) and a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Nagpur University, Maharashtra, India. Sandeep's recent projects have been in the automotive sector. He previously worked as an Industrial Engineer with one of the leading Color Television Manufacturers in India. He is currently the Business Development and Marketing Lead for PMI.
Anand Pendse (B.E, MBA) - Business Development & Marketing Lead
ANAND PENDSE is a Business Development & Sales Executive with interest in sales and marketing. He has done his MBA in Marketing and BE in Mechanical Engineering from Nagpur. He has around 3 yrs of experience in Sales and Marketing. Prior to PMI, he worked with a leading VAR for Solidworks in Pune, Maharashtra and a leading manufacturer for Fluid Transmissions, Nagpur for North Zone.
Onkar Pande (BCA) - Business Development & Marketing Lead
ONKAR PANDE Is an Executive with interest in sales and marketing. Prior to sales his key roles were data mining, Purchase order creation & handling related documentation, Vendor bill processing, Sending request for quotes (RFQ) to vendors, Coordination with departments for Purchase approvals signing by divisional heads and Director, Generate reports & analysis. He has experience in technical analysis of stocks, commodities and financial products and did certification in AMFI and IRDA with 4+ experience years of experience in financial domain. He has worked with leading banks & financial institutions. He is bachelor of computer application.
Ashish Devikar (B.E, M.S) - Senior Simulation Engineer
ASHISH DEVIKAR is a Senior Engineer at Production Modeling India Pvt. Ltd. He has Masters in Industrial Engineering from University of Windsor, Canada. He also has a Post Graduate Diploma in Packaging Science. In the past, he has served as TPM Secretariat at a Steel Industry at Nagpur, India and has also undergone Six Sigma Green Belt training. He holds good experience in modeling 6 different simulation software including Simul8, Witness and ProModel and has worked on various simulation projects for manufacturing as well as service industries. He also has experience in Lean implementation. He is a member of Michigan Simulation Users Group.
Kannan Rabindran (B.E) - Senior Simulation Engineer
Kannan P. Rabindran is a Mechanical Engineer with 15 years of Mechanical maintenance experience in Cement, Ceramic, and Light Engineering plants and 10 years in software. He is proficient in simulation and emulation using AutoMod. He has received his Bachelors degree from College Of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai.
Kalpesh Jeswani (B.E) - Simulation Engineer
KALPESH JESWANI is an Application Engineer. He has earned a Bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering from Shri Ramdeobaba Kamla Nehru Engineering College(S.R.K.N.E.C), Nagpur, India. His area of interest is applying discrete event simulation tools for manufacturing industries and warehouse facilities. He holds good experience in working with simulation software like SIMUL8 and Automod . His work has spanned a variety of industry verticals such as automotive manufacturing and supply chain management.
Revathi Jayaram (B.E) - Simulation Engineer
REVATHI JAYARAM is an Industrial Engineer with 7 years' experience in production planning and simulation modeling, along with strong customer facing and training skills. She has hands-on experience with several simulation tools including ExtendSim, Simul8, ProModel and AutoMod. She has worked on setting up a production planning team in a bioreactor manufacturing firm and developing effective production planning tools such as simulation models to optimize operations across several service organizations. Of late, she has been working on simulation modeling of different sections in the automobile industry and other manufacturing industries. She has a Bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering & Management from R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore, India. She is currently pursuing her MBA in Operations management.
Sagar Ratti (B.E) - Simulation Engineer
SAGAR RATTI is an Application Engineer. He has earned a Bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering from Shri Ramdeobaba Kamla Nehru Engineering College (S.R.K.N.E.C), Nagpur, India. His area of interest is applying discrete event simulation tools for manufacturing industries and warehouse facilities. His work has spanned a variety of industry verticals such as Automotive Manufacturing, Metallurgical and Steel Industries, Laboratories etc . He is familiar with different simulation software including Simul8, Witness, ProModel and AutoMod. Along with simulation he has interest in Time and Motion Study and Basic Programming Languages.
Srikanth Ramakrishnan (B.Tech, M.S) - Simulation Engineer
SRIKANTH RAMAKRISHNAN is a Simulation Engineer at Production Modeling India Pvt. Ltd. His interests lie in applying Industrial Engineering tools to improve supply chain operations. He is proficient in AutoMod, Simul8 & ProModel. Additionally, he has about 1.5 years of experience in operations improvement and materials management. He received a Masters degree in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Bachelor's Degree in Production Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Trichy.
Sachin Naidu (Diploma - Mech. Engg.) - Senior CAD Engineer
SACHIN NAIDU is a Senior CAD Engineer. He has 5 years of experience in CAD. He is having technical expertise in AutoCAD 2D drafting, 3D Modelling, design in engineering areas such as Piping, Structural modelling. He has completed two successful projects in CAD for GM and HEATTEK Processing Equipment. Within two months of his joining, he received a "GOLD STAR" recognition for error free drawings from the client. In the past, he has served as Senior Mechanical Designer for various Cement Industries in India and in Middle East. He holds good experience in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning. He has a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Bombay Technical Board and has also completed a diploma course from AUTODESK.
Prasad Parkhi (B.E) - CAD / PMTS Engineer
PRASAD PARKHI is an Industrial/CAD Engineer with 2 years of experience in PMTS (predetermined motion time system) and has successfully completed a number of projects in the domain. He also has 7 years of experience in CAD. He is having technical expertise in AutoCAD 2D drafting, 3D Modeling, design in engineering areas such as Piping, Structural modeling. He has completed several visualization projects for industrial plants using Cloudworx data and also worked on Building information modeling project (BIM). He is a Mechanical Engineer from Nashik University and has completed a certificate course in Piping Engineering.
Ramprasad Krishnan (B.E, M.S) - PMTS Engineer
RAMPRASAD KRISHNAN is an Industrial Engineer with technical interests in Simulation, Time standards development and Line Balancing. He has worked on Simul8, Witness and AutoMOD. He has received a Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering Management from the University of Michigan (USA) and Bachelors degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Anna University in Chennai.
Swapnil Khairkar (B.E) - PMTS / CAD Engineer
SWAPNIL KHAIRKAR is an Industrial/CAD Engineer with 2 years of experience in PMTS (predetermined motion time system) and has successfully completed a number of projects in the domain. He also has 5 years experience in CAD. He is having technical expertise in AutoCAD 2D drafting, 3D Modeling, design in engineering areas such as Piping, Structural modeling. He has completed several visualization projects for industrial plants using Cloudworx data and worked on Building information modeling project (BIM). He is a Mechanical Engineer from Nagpur University and has also completed a diploma course from AUTODESK
Srinivas Pimpalkar (B.E) - PMTS Engineer
Vinaya Zade (B.E) - IT
VINAYA ZADE is a Software Developer with over 6 yrs of experience. She has done Bachelors of Engineering from GHRCE. She has experience in working on Microsoft platform. Expertise in .NET, VB , Dot Net Nuke, C#, VB.NET, SQL. She is currently working in PMI as a Software developer for Product and Website design as well as handling IT and Admin department of office.
Sachin Nichale (Bsc) - Office Management
SACHIN NICHALE is an Executive with interests in marketing area. He is currently the Marketing Lead for PMI & PMC. Sachin has experience in Computer programming and 5S. He received a degree in Software Engineering from Aptech Computer Education Center and has earned a Bachelor’s degree in science from Amravati University. Sachin has previously worked with companies like Aptech Computer, ICICI Home Finance Company, Reliance Life Insurance and MD India Health Care. His past projects involved working on 5S at ICICI Home Finance Company.
Siddesh Dabhadkar (Bcom) - Marketing Support
SIDDESH DABHADKAR is an executive team member of marketing support team. Siddesh is a Commerce Graduate from Nagpur University. He has completed diploma in computer teacher training course (D.C.Ed) from Government Polytechnic Nasik and MKCL's Online Certification Test he is an authorized teacher for MKCL’s “MSCIT” course. He is having 2+ years experience of teaching computer in recognized computer institute at Nagpur. Presently he is doing Post Graduation in Commerce.