Kiran Patil is a PhD student, majoring in Logistics Systems, at present, and an engineer turned supply chain professional. In the past, he worked as a Supply Chain Management Consultant, Manufacturing Engineer & research oriented Academician after earning masters in Supply Chain & Logistics Technology and certifications in Supply Chain Management (from APICS, USA), Project Management (from PMI, USA) & Lean Six Sigma (Green Belt from University of Houston, USA). He carries over 3 years’ exposure in technical, supervisory and management roles in the manufacturing industry with transferable skills in new process introduction, managing issues across the project life cycle, problem analysis and resolution, and quality assurance. In addition, he taught courses in engineering and management, over 3 years. He is an avid fan of cricket and rejuvinates through nature travels and Indian music.
Research interests - Blockchain, interoganizational systems, networks.
Teaching courses in supply chain management, transportation, logistics and operations management.