Vithal Khatavkar (Successful Entrepreneur)
Founder / CEO
Vtech Power Hydraulics
A person with positive attitude, confidence and full of energy. In short a "LEADER".
With over 16 years of experience in the field of Engineering Industry. He is the man we look upto and take inspiration from.
Born & Brought up in Hubli.
Completed B.E (Mechanical), BLDE College, Bijapur.
Worked for 3 Years in Poona & Mumbai (Sales Dept) for Industrial Products.
Started M/s V-tech Hydraulics, Mumbai - 2000.
Imports of Hydraulic Tools.
Factory Setup in Dharwad : 2010.
Manufacturing of Scissor Lifts, Home Lifts, Car Parking Lifts etc.
Director at Center for Technology Entrepreneurship,
We have never met such a humble and down to earth person, we feel privileged to have him around with us.
With over 30 years of Industry experience that includes association with tech gaint Microsoft.
At BVB- Center for Technology Entrepreneurship, he is involved in a program to focus on productizing students project ideas.
MENA (Middle East & North Africa)
A consulting professional with over 8 years of experience in the field of project management, environmental management, energy and environmental policy development, carbon advisory services, corporate sustainability reporting, environmental due diligence, performance assessment reviews and other 3E (Energy, Environment, Economics) related services.
Has diverse, cross-functional and international work experience.Worked in countries like: India, Srilanka, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Egypt and many more.
A keen planner, strategist & implementer with demonstrated abilities in accomplishing consistent business. A proactive leader with expertise in strategic planning and execution of projects, non-financial auditing, performance assessment reviews and due diligence studies. Successfully managed projects related to risk advisory and strategy development with clients and channel partners.
Successfully worked on many international development projects related to energy and environmental policy development along with bi-lateral and multi-lateral funding agencies and financial institutions (The World Bank, UNDP, UNEP etc.)
An effective communicator with demonstrated leadership & interpersonal skills and expertise in energy, environmental and sustainability arena. Successful in devising & effectuating competitive selling programs/strategies to improve the product awareness and enhance business growth.