Director – Technical Education

|Director – Technical Education
Director – Technical Education2021-07-10T06:00:42+00:00

Director – Technical Education


Designation: Joint Director

Division: Technical Education Division
Contact No: Phone:2548283; Fax: 2548281
Office: TED, JSS Technical Institutions Campus, Mysore – 570006
Working since: Oct 2020
Qualification: B.E., M.Tech., PhD

  • Administration and Development of Institutions under Technical Education Division (TED) and Project Related Institutions
  • Improvement in Quality of teaching, performance/results
  • Implementing & monitoring of projects under various schemes
  • Functioning of STEPs, JSS Consultants, Urban Haat
  • Introducing new & innovative projects in the institutions
  • Monitoring of the preparation of the budgets and auditing
From 19th  Oct 2020 Joint Director, TED, JSSMVP
July 2016 – Oct 2020 Principal at Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering, Shivamogga. Worked towards building 21st century institute with focus on high quality education, research, innovation and entrepreneurship.
Oct 2012 – Jul 2016 Co-founded a company ‘Applied Invention India Pvt Ltd’ in 2012 and worked as Managing Director & CEO. The objective of the company is creation and monetization of IPs. It is 1st of this kind in India to establish IP Commercialization and Consultancy to connect inventions to reach out right companies.
May 2013 – July 2016 Co-founder & Director, Curio System Pvt Lts, Bangalore and responsible for: Software development, IT, and product services, Acquiring global projects.
Apr 2003 – Oct 2012 Senior Manager & Group Head – Car Infotainment at Robert Bosch Engineering & Business Solutions, Bangalore. Was responsible for projects in Car Multimedia System, Machine vision system for Industrial Automation and Security System. Lead team with size of 140+ software engineers.
Jan 2001 – Apr 2003 Program Manager at Satyam Computer Services Ltd, Hyderabad. Was lead teams in DSP and Image Processing area. Worked in Pre-sales, business scope study, Proposal making, and System Architecting
Apr 1988 – Dec 1997 Lecturer & Assistant Professor, ECE Dept, SIT, Tumkur. Was responsible for IT Education, supervising projects, research and consultancy work. Proposal writing to get funds for various Lab set ups from various sources.
  • Effective Administration at JNNCE, started an initiative “Transformation for Excellence” at JNNCE to take the institution to next level, exposure to Outcome Based Education (OBE) and NBA Accreditation, NAAC process.
  • Established business in verticals telecom, manufacturing, automotive, industrial technology, security system, starting from business development to operations
  • Authored about 13 publications in journals, conferences and symposium
  • Established new opportunities in Car Infotainment connectivity leading to setting up a big team
  • Demonstrated Business innovation by forming the highly competent team in DSP, Imaging and Speech
  • Invited Speaker at Conferences & University events
  • Members of various committees & Governing Councils
  • Task force member at MNC to establish Global research Centre in India.
  • Visited countries Germany, Portugal, Malaysia for technical discussions for new product development


Research Area of Interest

  • 3D Point Cloud Processing
  • Virtual Reality (VR)
  • Imaging technology & Multimedia
  • Cyber Physical System (CPS)


Professional Membership

  1. Life Member of ISTE
  2. Member of IETE
  3. Member of IE