President & CEO at QM Power, Inc.
Kansas City, Missouri
GE Global Research
Innovation & Technology Leader
2005 to 2006
The Arcadia Group International, LLC
September 2013 to March 2014
Charlotte, North Carolina Area
QM Power, Inc.
President & CEO
Kansas City, Missouri Area
Founder, President & CEO
February 2017 to March 2018
Richmond, Virginia, USA
President and Chief Technology Officer
April 2014 to July 2016
Vice President - Advanced Technology
September 2011 to August 2013
Charlotte, North Carolina Area
Vice President, Global Engineering & Technology, Climate Solutions
November 2009 to October 2010
Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
Vice President - Ingersoll Rand Engineering Center
December 2006 to October 2009
Engineering Mechanics Research Corp
Director - Engineering
1992 to 2000
Vice President - Innovation, Sustainability & Technology
November 2010 to August 2011
Charlotte, North Carolina Area
GE Global Research
2000 to 2005
Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
PhD, Aerospace Engineering
1987 to 1992
Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
ME, Aerospace Engineering
1985 to 1987
National Institute of Technology Calicut
BTech, Mechanical Engineering
1980 to 1985
University of Calicut
1980 to 1985
Responsible for Identifying and Incubating new technologies in polymer applications in collaboration with Commercial teams and Internal and External Technologists globally. Performance fibers and films was a focus area. In this role I reported to the Global Technology Leader for Mechanical Technologies at the GE Corporate Research Center and to the Managing Director of the John F... Responsible for Identifying and Incubating new technologies in polymer applications in collaboration with Commercial teams and Internal and External Technologists globally. Performance fibers and films was a focus area. In this role I reported to the Global Technology Leader for Mechanical Technologies at the GE Corporate Research Center and to the Managing Director of the John F Welch Tech Center in Bangalore.
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Hari Harikumar works for GE Global Research
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Hari Harikumar is Innovation & Technology Leader
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Hari Harikumar works in the Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing industry.
Innovation & Technology Leader @ GE Global Research Responsible for Identifying and Incubating new technologies in polymer applications in collaboration with Commercial teams and Internal and External Technologists globally. Performance fibers and films was a focus area. In this role I reported to the Global Technology Leader for Mechanical Technologies at the GE Corporate Research Center and to the Managing Director of the John F Welch Tech Center in Bangalore. From 2005 to 2006 (1 year) Bangalore, IndiaManaging Director @ The Arcadia Group International, LLC This consulting partnership firm consists of a team of very experienced senior global corporate executives. As the Managing Director of Global Connections my focus was to initiate international business clients with needs for product and service innovation, business development, and the establishment of external technology partnerships. From September 2013 to March 2014 (7 months) Charlotte, North Carolina AreaPresident & CEO @ QM Power, Inc. QM Power 2.0: A Re-Energized Electric Motor start-up, applying next-gen Magnetics and Controls topology inventions for delivering disruptive performance in Electric Vehicles, Aviation, Industrial and Commercial Applications. We are setting up an Electric Motor Innovation Center in Detroit and are hiring rapidly.New Innovation Center in Detroit: Building on years of Research & Development together with recent financial backing (since Q3 2019) from the KCK group, we are re-inventing QM Power by now furthering our Q-Mag and Q-Sync technologies to deliver "disruptive motor" performance for Electric Vehicles, Aviation, Industrial and Commercial Applications. Towards this objective, QM Power is expanding from its current base of Kansas City and fast establishing an innovation center in the Detroit metropolitan area. If you are crazy about Motors contact QM Power:QM Power is hiring a team of passionate innovators with background in Magnetics, Controls, Power Electronics and related topics in Motor technology and application development. We are also on the look out for passionate Business Developers to convert these inventions to commercial success.Development and Commercial Partnerships: The company continues building on its legacy of strong collaboration and partnership with market leading corporations, prestigious universities, and government agencies to develop the future of electrification. Kansas City, Missouri AreaFounder, President & CEO @ Sab Glow Sab Glow is an Innovation & Technology Consulting firm focused on accelerating development of Innovative Devices and Products. We are based in Richmond, Virginia, USA.Our USP: “Connect the Dots” across client’s Multi generation Product plans, Emerging technologies and Unmet Market needsOur Model: SAB GLOW’s model with clients, range from Short term engagement of a couple of days to review, assess and advise on projects/opportunities to Longer term projects from Ideation to Concept development to Launch From February 2017 to March 2018 (1 year 2 months) Richmond, Virginia, USAPresident and Chief Technology Officer @ Usha International ‘USHA’ is a recognized trusted consumer durable brand in India with a diversified portfolio ranging from Fans, Sewing Machines, Home Comfort & Kitchen Appliances, Water Coolers & Dispensers to Engines &Water Pumps.In this corporate executive leadership role, reporting to the Chairman/Promoter of the company, I primarily lead, across all functions, Product and Technology development, Customer Driven Innovation, External partnerships and Business strategies. Successfully accelerated product development by deploying the phase-gate process and further transformed the collaboration across functions and partners, especially in an unique B2C environment. Engaged personally with MIT, USA and IIT, Delhi, India in not only scoping and executing of technology projects with Professors but also in coaching Student teams. Led a collaboration with a Univ of California at Santa Barbara startup to invent solutions on electric power availability and quality for emerging markets.Leveraging technologies like advanced fluid dynamics, electro-magnetics, power electronics and IoT to enhance customer value and brand together with being frugal on cost was a key learning in India, compared to my previous multi-national experience. From April 2014 to July 2016 (2 years 4 months) Gurgaon, IndiaVice President - Advanced Technology @ Ingersoll Rand In this corporate role, reporting to the SVP & CTO, I led for Ingersoll Rand, strategic technology management for current and emerging technology needs. One of the key objectives was to spearhead the development of enterprise level “Networks of Excellence” in those areas that have wide spread business impact, by nurturing internal technology expertise and establishing external technology partners. The focus technologies included Modeling & Simulation, Intelligent systems & Analytics and Variable Speed Drives. Connecting and collaborating with thought leaders in these focus area in Universities and Laboratories globally was a key element of this role and involved events like, Hosting NASA-SBIR/STTR innovators to share potential breakthrough ideas at Ingersoll Rand, Representing the industry as an invited panel member at the 2013 UC Santa Barbara Summit on Energy Efficiency: Power Electronics to name a few. From September 2011 to August 2013 (2 years) Charlotte, North Carolina AreaVice President, Global Engineering & Technology, Climate Solutions @ Ingersoll Rand Ingersoll-Rand plc (NYSE:IR) is a world leader in creating and sustaining safe, comfortable and efficient environments. Climate Solutions Sector was announced in Oct 2009 by combining 2 existing sectors, which includes the industry leading heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC-R) commercial brands Trane, Hussmann and Thermo King. The global engineering & technology teams are in multiple locations in US, Europe, China and India. I was located at St. Paul, MN, USA From November 2009 to October 2010 (1 year) Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul AreaVice President - Ingersoll Rand Engineering Center @ Ingersoll Rand Established and Led the growth of two Engineering & Technology centers in Bangalore and Chennai, India to support engineering development for multiple business units globally for Ingersoll Rand. My responsibility included Developing and Retaining Talent and Accelerating the maturity of the centers by being vital for Ingersoll Rand globally in driving Cost out and Productivity, Accelerating product development and Technology, Be the recognized experts in Software and controls and Drive the regional growth strategy. In this role I reported to the Corporate VP for Engineering & Technology for Ingersoll Rand and the President-India region for Ingersoll Rand. From December 2006 to October 2009 (2 years 11 months) Bangalore, IndiaDirector - Engineering @ Engineering Mechanics Research Corp Started as a Senior Research Engineer and went to become Director- Engineering for the India division of Engineering Mechanics Research Corp (A Detroit based Engineering software and consulting company) with responsibility for building and growing a team of over 50 research engineers and establish and operate the business (P&L) for engineering software development and consulting services for India, Japan and Europe.Through Modeling & Simulation gained exposure to a variety of structural, manufacturing, electro-magnetic, flow and thermal applications and in the rigor of Software product development. In this role, I reported to the President & CEO of this privately held company. In my last year in the company I was involved in leading the effort of representing the company globally and the associated due diligence process to prospective acquirers. From 1992 to 2000 (8 years) Bangalore, IndiaVice President - Innovation, Sustainability & Technology @ Ingersoll Rand To accelerate Development of New Product/Service Technologies, nurture Symbiotic partnerships & Open Innovation and to establish leadership in Energy efficiency and Sustainability to drive Profitable Growth across all sectors globally for Ingersoll Rand.In this role, led global teams in Climate Solutions sector (USD 8 Billion) of Ingersoll Rand to accelerate product & service innovation and develop new technologies in Commercial building heating, ventilating, air conditioning and Transport refrigeration. In this role I reported to the President of Climate Solutions sector for Ingersoll Rand. I also led the Ingersoll Rand corporate wide initiative for operationalizing the Center for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability. Key responsibilities included driving value by leveraging the “Life Cycle Assessment” process in Customer value & Innovation, Product & Service Design and in Operations and Supply Chain. One of the key milestones accomplished was getting recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Represented the company at various forums involving academia, government and industry to learn and share our thought leadership on Energy and Sustainability. For example, spoke on "Achieving sustainability objectives in Product Innovation and Product Development" as a Guest Speaker at Purdue University and as a Panel Member at an Aberdeen Group Summit. From November 2010 to August 2011 (10 months) Charlotte, North Carolina AreaLab Manager @ GE Global Research Responsible to form and lead a team of research engineers to develop technologies to innovate new products and conversion processes for polymers in areas like Advanced injection molding and thermoforming, Specialty Films, Foams and Fibers for applications like Optics, Automotive and Appliances. Got certified by GE as a “Design for SIX SIGMA Master Black Belt” (DFSS MBB). In this role I reported to the Global Technology Leader for Mechanical Technologies at the GE Corporate Research Center. From 2000 to 2005 (5 years) Bangalore, India
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