Global R&D Innovation New Product Development Director
Global R&D Innovation New Product Development Director in search a Leadership position in R&D, Innovation, New Product Development and Commercialization.
Passionate about above role with track record of success. renders naturally to my skill-set and experience. Track-record of patents and commercialized revenue for multiple corporations.
MIT-trained growth-oriented executive, innovator and technologist with business acumen, general management skills and expertise in materials, plastics, polymers, specialty chemicals, nonwovens, personal care, healthcare, consumer / industrial products industries and extensive progressive experience in major global organizations. Excellent interpersonal, communication, analytical and problem-solving skills. A well-networked contributor who consistently expedites cycle time from concept through development, market launch and commercialization in team environment. Delivered over $100 million of impact to date from successful launch of novel products, materials and technology platforms & new markets / applications uncovered. Well-versed in quality, statistical and financial tools. Demonstrated achievements in:
• R&D / New Product Development
• Technology Acquisition, Transfer & Commercialization
• Intellectual Property Development
• Manufacturing Operations
• R&D / Technology / Business Strategy
• Open Innovation
• New Business / Market Development
• Global Cross-functional Team Leadership
Led R&D and Commercialization of multiple products for the healthcare and beauty industries which led to realization of over $10 million in revenue.
Identified external partners based in Dubai and India for business development in EMEA / India regions and to set-up Joint Ventures; led joint development of novel materials with vendors in Europe and Asia to support NPD and realize cost savings.
I was specifically was involved with R&D, Innovation and Commercialization of plastics, blown extruded films, structural plastics for the solar industries etc.
Open for relocation with preference for Midwest, Mid Atlantic, Southeast.