India-based industrial automation firm Falcon Autotech has appointed Vineet Baid as its CEO to helm the operations of the company.
With over nine years of industry experience in the fields of e-commerce, supply chain management, and retail industry across the globe, Vineet will help set up a best-in-class R&D team at Falcon.
His role will also include increasing Falcon’s global footprint starting with emerging economies, and help the team to continue to innovate and keep launching cost-effective products and solutions.
On the appointment Vineet said, “I’m pleased to be a part of Falcon Autotech which is a true industry leader. It has established its dominance by leveraging advanced automation, robotics, and Internet of Things concepts to solve intra-logistics challenges. In my new role, I aim to help the organisation evolve to its next level of growth and expansion. My overarching goal is to see Falcon as a leading international player in the field of intra-logistics automation over the next five years.”
Pradeep Jain, MD, Falcon Autotech, said, “Vineet has proven his mettle with his business acumen and in-depth market expertise. He is a professional with a strong inclination towards technology and has a deep understanding about logistics and supply chain management. We are pleased to welcome him on board to helm the operations and the growth strategy for Falcon.”
Vineet holds a graduate degree from University of Pune in Electronics Engineering. He post-graduated in Industrial & Systems Engineering from the University of Florida. He has spearheaded key roles in supply chain management, technology, product, business strategy, costs and procurement, operational automation, and analytics in leading national and international organisations such as Mercedes Benz, Genesis Colors, FashionAndYou and Jabong. He has built and administered large high performing teams, is highly consumer-oriented and execution-driven. Vineet is also a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) from American Product and Inventory Control Society (APICS).