Have been a SCORE Mentor since 1992 and have helped clients to start or grow a small business. Started as Electrical Engineer, progressed to manufacturing, manufacturing and engineering management, then to general management including responsibilities for sales, marketing, manufacturing, financial performance. Began career with a small company and ended it with a multi- national. Have worked in Canada, Mexico and the US. As a SCORE Mentor I have helped clients planning to start small businesses such as Food Services, dry cleaning and laundry services, Nursing and Residential Care, Administration of Human Resource Programs, Electronic and Miscellaneous Manufacturing, Museums, Social Assistance etc. Also assisted clients on business plans, budgets, financial planning, funding, patents and copyrights, marketing and management.
Was honored with a Platinum Leadership Award in April 2014 by SCORE.
Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. School of Graduate Engineers, General Electric, Schenectady, NY Various Graduate Business Courses from McGill University, Montreal, Canada; New England College, Springfield, MA etc.