The Economic Times Factory of the Future Summit 2020


Speaker Profile


Head Engineering
JK Tyre & Industries Ltd

Mr. Satpathy is a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics from Marathwada University, Aurangabad, Maharashtra and Post Graduate in Business Administration (International Business) from ICFAI, Hyderabad.


He was a key member and instrumental in setting up the Greenfield Plant at Sriperumbudur, near Chennai and the major expansion thereafter. Post completion, heading the Engineering function of the Unit.


As head of Engineering , he is responsible for Equipment Upkeep , Efficiency and modernisation. He is overseeing the entire digitalisation initiative at the Chennai Plant for it’s journey towards Industry 4.0.

In addition to his expertise in the technology front, he is very passionate about the Green and Sustainability initiatives.  With his leadership, Chennai plant has received various National and International recognition in the field of Energy Management, Environment , Safety and Manufacturing Excellence.