Anuj Nivsarkar

Anuj Nivsarkar

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29 years

Continuous improvement enthusiast with expertise in project management across 4 different international geographies including India, China , Russia and Australia. Solved business impacting problems for $2.5B Indian railway deal by indentifying rootcause, developing and implementing solutions.

  • Automotive/ Transportation

... Functional Expertise

  • Project Management

... Committee

  • Career Development Cell

... Achievements

  • Recognised with “Social Excellence Award” by FICCI 2016 for conducting HumaNITTY at NIT Trichy.
  • Bestowed with Global nomination for Engineering Excellence by General Electric Transportation in 2018.

... Certifications

  • Prince 2 Foundation certificate in project management by Axelos in 2019.
  • Leading with emotional intelligence by LinkedIn Learnings in 2021.
  • Project management foundation – project planning by LinkedIn Learnings in 2021.

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Work Experience | 59 months


... Career Highlights

Project Leader - General Electric Transportation
Project Management 

  • Saved $1.6Million in cost to quality for China railroad customer, by leading product reliability projects using project management, project planning, project execution and stakeholder management skills.
  • Improved product performance by 20% for Indian Railways, by recommending proactive maintenance of locomotives for prevention of failures and to ensure smooth operations of railroads.
  • Led team of 5 cross-functional engineers to ensure high quality product delivery by coordinating inspections, audits and implementation of corrective actions at suppliers, service sheds and manufacturing plant.

Customer Responsiveness

  • Upheld high product availability of 95% compared to contractual obligation of 93%, by releasing easy to implement solutions during product failures thereby reducing potential losses due to contractual penalties.
  • Surpassed the organisational target for “time to solution” by 60%, by implementing performance optimizing tools across the department.ix.

Engineering & Innovation

  • Integral member of product designing for locomotive battery for India Railways, deal worth $2.5B; collaborated with local stakeholders, developed novel battery health performance simulation which was globally nominated for engineering excellence awards.
  • Championed organisational principle “stay lean to go fast”, by developing multiple cost-out ideas for various international railroad customers.