Dr. Vas Srinivasan

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 significant 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 obtained approvals for the company to go public.

As an Executive Coach, Vas has coached CEOs/Senior Executives in many companies including Honeywell, Verizon, Aurobindo Pharma, ITC, Sutherland, Infineon, ABG, Bosch and Tata Steel. His work as an Exec Coach has focused on: (1) Help in developing insights into executives' current challenges and coach them to develop their unused and underutilized opportunities; (2) Help to increase the coachee's ability to manage self and others in conditions of environmental and organizational turbulence, crisis and conflict; (3) Increase understanding through psychological and social awareness.

As an Executive Coach & Consultant for ThreeFish, Vas has coached and provided Hogan Feedback to leaders at various client organizations including Amazon, Avtec, Dolby, GE, GSK, HPCL, Laureate, Raymond, Schneider Electric, Titan, Uber among others. He is based in Bangalore.

Vas holds a Bachelors of Technology in Aeronautical Engineering from Anna University, Chennai, India, Masters of Engineering in Aerospace Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering 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