is an Applied Statistician
from Indian Statistical Institute
(ISI) and Post Graduate in Mathematics
from Calcutta University
. He specialized in Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Operations Research (OR).
He is a Certified Examiner for IMC- RBNQA right from its inception In 1997 mostly as a Senior Examiner (Team Leader).
He holds a Certificate on 5S from Japanese Management Association. He received training in Kaizen and TPM under Prof Masaki Imai, Founder Director of Kaizen Institute in Japan.
He is a registered Lead Auditor with IRCA (UK) on QMS and a Lead Auditor on EMS and OHSAS.
He was in the Panel of ISO 9000 on QMS and ISO 14000 on EMS Audit teams of Bureau Veritas,India.
He has acted as the Lead Faculty for the prestigious 5 days Lead Assessors’ Certificate Course on QMS on 15 occasions.
He has conducted more than 100 First, Second and Third Party Audits.
Till date he has conducted over 350 in plant workshops including Lean Six Sigma workshop spreading over 2 to 6 days.
Since 2005 he is freelancing in the areas of Business Excellence integrating applications of various world class initiatives such as SPC, RCA & RRCA, ISO, TQM, 5S, TPM, Lean Six Sigma.
He has authored five books on Operations Research and on Statistical Process control techniques and their applications including those for Business Excellence.
On World Quality day in 2013 he received “Life Time Achievement Award” from Quality Forum of India for his fifty years of yeomen services in the field of Quality and Systems.
On March 2017, he received Special Recognition Award from IMC for his 20 years of association and significant contribution to IMC-RBNQA Assessment Process.
Currently he is the President of NCQM and chairman of its Education Committee.
He was Senior Vice President-Corporate QA at Associated Capsules Group (ACG) -Worldwide, Directly reporting to the group Managing Director for 14 long years during which he practiced most of the learning. Prior to joining ACG he was Head of Quality Management for 18 years at Metal Box India Ltd and senior Technical Officer at SQC & OR Unit, Madras for 9 years.