K. G. Ashok Rao
Promoter & Managing Director of K G K Engineering &
Managing Director of Shakambari Industries
Ashok has his Bachelors in Mech Engg from NITK & Masters in Manufacturing Engineering from University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He has over 27 years of Experience in Machine Design, Manufacturing Engineering, Operations & Business Leadership in companies such as.- Rockwell International, Bosch, Automotive Axles. He has worked in the USA, Germany & India. Before starting KGK Engineering his last Job was President & Whole-time Director of Automotive Axles Ltd (AAL) for 12 yrs. Automotive Axles is a listed company & is the largest Independent Axle Manufacturer in India.
KGK Engineering was the outcome of his intense passion for Manufacturing & the strong urge to address to create contemporary low cost solutions for component manufacturing & appropriate knowledge management solutions for Manufacturing Engineering.
Ashok is an active member in CII (Confederation of Indian Industries) at Karnataka State Level & Southern Region.