By Pradeep David, GM India & Srilanka, Universal Robots
Pradeep is the General Manager for Universal Robots (India) Pvt. Ltd., based out of Bangalore. Being a strong pillar of the company, Pradeep is responsible for setting up & running the operations of Denmark based Universal Robots A/S, in India. Pradeep believes in the ambitious growth strategy of the company wherein they aim to fill the role of market leader in collaborative robots. He holds an MBA in International Business from Marquette University & a Masters in Mechanical Engineering (Robotics) from Clemson University.
An engineer at heart, prior to joining Universal Robots Pradeep was with Rockwell Automation Inc. / Allen-Bradley & a Distributor of theirs for over 25 years. He performed different roles during his tenure with the company including- managing the South Indian Operations for Rockwell Automation, running the Software Business in Asia-Pacific, the Visualization Software Business globally with a stint of AsiaPacific Sales Training & Services/Engineering Marketing in between.