Rangesh Shrinivasan

Assistant Professor

  • Email: rangesh@msrim.org
  • Ext: 130

About the Faculty

To share my significant professional management experience of 3 ½ decadeswith the promising students of RIM and provide them with practical insights – train, guide, coach & mentor them to make better managers for a better tomorrow.

Highest Qualification

MBA from IIM Ahmedabad in Operations & Behavioral area and core marketing


M. Tech. in Aeronautical Production from IIT Chennai


BE (Honors) from NIT Trichy in Mechanical Engineering


Work Experience:
  • Academic Experience: Above 4 years
  • Industry Experience:    Above 34 years

Subjects of Interest

Operations Management,Quality Management, Robotics, Tribology, Thermo-Mechanical processing of materials,Composite Materials, Engineering software (Cae-Patran and Nastran, Pro/E), Concurrent Engineering (Taguchi Methods, solid works, Design for Manufacturing, Integrated Product Development), Advanced Design of machine components, Computer Integrated Manufacturing (Process model, Cellular mfg, Flexible mfg, Automated and Manual Assembly lines, Automated and control systems), Contemporary Manufacturing Operations (Life Cycle Cost, Regression Analysis, Failure Mode Effect and Analysis (FMEA), Design of Experiments (DOE), Theory of Constraints(TOC), Injection Molding (Mold Flow Software- Plastic Advisor and Plastic Insight) and Business Statistics

Subjects Taught

Operations, Business Strategy, Supply Chain, Marketing, Business Soft skills, Business Communication

Areas of Expertise

  1. Supply Chain and Operations in Manufacturing & Services sectors;2) Project Management for infrastructure & startups/ greenfield ventures; 3) New product design & development including sourcing; 4) Industry-side regulatory support in Manufacturing & Telecom

Additional Course

SAP Implementation trainer for Supply Chain and Account Payables; Clarity/ Clarify implementation & operation for Revenue Assurance

Additional Roles

Student mentor and guidance for Empirical Research& Industrial Live Projects


  • Mapped the Material Testing process & capabilities at HAL Nashik
  • Started first time ventures enabling product development & creating supply chains for PC Peripherals (Elgar USA) & Citizen Printers, Automated Appliances(Whirlpool), cost reduction & localization of Flavors & Fragrances (Dragoco Germany)
  • First source identification for capital procurement of Automatic Injection molding for Tub and 80% reduction on total procured cost on Dies & Molds by alternate sourcing in South East for Whirlpool India
  • Set up 30000 TPA detergent cake plant for Unilever India through outsourced manufacturing route and ensured from principal side for best quality award for manufacturing operations
  • Created first technical Materials Standard for Mahindra Holidays & Resorts for capital equipment, kitchen and housekeeping areas to ensure uniform quality and branding
  • Set us big data storage and process for customer collateral for Reliance Telecom venture
  • Implemented & operated SAP for Supply Chain and Account Payables for Reliance first time as Commercial Head
  • Commercial achievement of setting the Telecom Fiber Lines and Retail outlets for Reliance Telecom throughout Mumbai
  • Revenue Assurance system implementation and personally ensuring collection of payables & bad debts to Reliance Telecom on account of global acquisitions made
  • Country analysis of African continent in respect of Telecom venture feasibility and plan for first African overseas partner start-up for Reliance Telecom