Honeywell appoints Ashish Gaikwad as managing director

Honeywell Automation India Limited (HAIL) today introduced that Ashish Gaikwad has been appointed as its managing director powerful October 1, 2016. Gaikwad succeeds Vikas Chadha, who was recently named president, Honeywell India.

Speaking about the appointment, Suresh Senapaty, chairman, HAIL, stated, “HAIL has a 25-year legacy in India, in constructing and manufacturing technologies that serve a diverse and wide patron base across verticals including oil and fuel, vigour, metals, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, mining, infrastructure, IT/ITeS, telecom, banking, healthcare, hospitality, cars, safety, aerospace, transportation, and the residential sector.
With greater than 25 years of expertise in automation, manage, and developed software applications in the approach enterprise, Ashish will strategically lead HAIL to endured progress within the area, and make stronger the company and its equity with shoppers and different key stakeholders.”

Vikas Chadha, president, Honeywell India, stated, “This appointment is a testimony of the maturity and depth of Honeywell’s leadership pipeline and focus on building skill from inside. Ashish has efficaciously driven the development of the developed solutions industry for the Asia Pacific vicinity. Along with his fingers-on advantage of the brand new in automation and manipulate options, together with program solutions, digital transformation, the economic internet of matters (IIoT), and his working out of the Indian market, i’m constructive Ashish will take HAIL to new heights.”

Gaikwad joined Honeywell in 1992 and has progressed by means of roles of increasing accountability, most not too long ago serving as basic supervisor for the evolved solutions industry for the Asia Pacific area inside Honeywell process solutions. He brings to the role a positive track file from a career spanning more than 26 years with a mixture of operations, revenue, strategic advertising and marketing, and common administration. Gaikwad has a bachelor’s degree in electrical and electronics engineering from Birla Institute of technological know-how and Science (BITS), Pilani.

“now not only is India among our high excessive growth regions globally, it is anticipated to make a contribution greatly to Honeywell’s global development for years yet to come. With seven modern day manufacturing services and 5 technological know-how progress centers, various Honeywell’s application engineering and product progress capabilities are additionally correct right here. So, it’s a high-quality time for me to take on this responsibility in India, in particular as Honeywell continues its evolution as a cyber-industrial organization. I am watching forward to using HAIL ahead, and to serving our buyers with some of the world’s leading technologies, said Gaikwad.”

HAIL is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (NSE), and offers integrated industrial method automation and manage options for oil and fuel and other industries; environmental and power solutions; constructing solutions; and sensing and productivity solutions for homes, and industrial and business amenities; global manufacturing; and global offerings. HAIL was once founded in 1987 with its manufacturing, design, and engineering facilities placed in Pune. The company is a leader in providing built-in automation and software options, with almost 3,000 workers centered in 9 offices across India – Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, and Vadodara.