IoT and industrial automation firm Falcon Autotech Monday announced the appointment of Vineet Baid as its CEO. In his new role, Vineet will set up a best-in-class R&D team at Falcon and will further drive the culture of innovation that defines the company. His current focus is to take Falcon towards establishing a robust global footprint starting with emerging economies. Under his aegis, he also aims to help the team to continue to innovate and keep launching cost-effective products and solutions.
“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,” said Vineet Baid.
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).
Mr Pradeep Jain, MD, Falcon Autotech MD 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.”
Falcon Autotech offers technological solutions for intra-logistics demands of warehousing and fulfilment centres. The company provides end-to-end automation solutions to its customers with ideation, designing, manufacturing, assembly, and product lifecycle support services.
Incepted in 2010, the company works in the field of automation, robotics, and Internet of Things concepts to solve intra-logistics challenges. Its focus sectors include Offline and Online Retail Warehousing, Logistics (Parcel, Express, and Postal), Food & FMCG, Pharmaceutical, and Automobiles.