Dr. Vas Srinivasan, Ph. D.

Vas Srinivasan has over 25 years of experience in technology and manufacturing industries. Vas is an innovative and persuasive Executive Coach with strong vision and communication skills. He has excellent product management/marketing, solution selling, consulting, strategic planning and operations experience combined with exceptionally effective organizational abilities and interpersonal skills.

Vas spent more than two decades in US and has worked in key positions with various companies including Ford, US Steel, Commerce One and Sonasoft. He has extensive international experience covering North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Also, he has hands on experience in Product Management/Marketing, International Sales, Strategy, Manufacturing (Aero/Auto/Metal) and M&A. Vas understands the technology and start-up ecosystem very well. He himself was part of a start-up in Silicon Valley where he helped to raise $10 million in funding and successfully got the company approved to go public.

As an Executive Coach, Vas has coached CEOs/Senior Executives in many companies including Honeywell, Verizon, Aurobindo Pharma, ITC, Infineon and Manipal.

  • Help in developing insights into executives' current challenges and coach them to develop their unused and underutilized opportunities
  • Help to increase the coachee's ability to manage self and others in conditions of environmental and organizational turbulence, crisis and conflict
  • Increase understanding through psychological and social awareness

Vas is a certified Master Blackblot Product Management Professionalâ„¢ and he regularly conducts Product Management and Design Thinking workshops for people from various technology companies. He also conducts leadership training for middle management and senior executives from different industries. He is a guest lecturer for MBA students in business schools.

Vas holds a Bachelors of Technology in Aeronautical Engg from Anna University, Chennai, India, Masters of Engg in Aerospace Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, Ph.D. in Mechanical Engg from University of Miami and M.B.A. from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Vas is accredited as CEO Coach by Coaching Foundation India (CFI). He is also Hogan certified and uses Hogan tools for personality based leadership development and Executive Coaching.

Write to Vas at vas@threefish.in or connect with him on linkedin