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Siddharth Venkatesh

Project Manager
Aviation & Automotive Domains

Siddharth is a project manager and product development professional with more than 11 years of techno leadership experience across aviation and automotive domains. He is passionate about leading products or projects in a challenging environment. He worked as the Project Leader and Integrator for GE Aviation and an Advanced Analysis Engineer in Delphi Automotive Systems Corporation.

He has successfully delivered projects ranging from concept development to type certification phases across Airbus A350 programs (up to ~$1 million budget). He guided and enabled team to

successfully execute type certification projects enabling timely entry into service (EIS) of Airbus A350 XWB-900 aircraft. This project won the Engineer Recognition Day (ERD) award.

He is customer focused and a skilled communicator, with an ability to establish rapport with geographically diverse (US and Europe) teams. He formulated vendor management strategy by consolidating to a single vendor, leading to enhanced ownership and reduction in operational overheads of ~ $100 K. Siddharth was a member of Technical Staff of HCL and a Graduate Engineer for Mahindra & Mahindra.