Sudarshan K Bahl
SUDARSHAN BAHL. MBA, ME, M. Phil., M.S., a recognized expert in operations, supply chain management, customer care, quality, reliability, and Lean Six Sigma, has managed global quality, supply chain and engineering organizations for close to 30 years. He was senior vice president of Quality and Operational Excellence for Sanmina, a global Fortune 500 electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider, managed corporate social and environmental responsibility initiatives and developed best-in-class real-time metrics and dashboards. As president and CEO of Solutions Unlimited, Bahl consulted with OEM, EMS and service companies in outsourcing (JDM/ODM), customer satisfaction, lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, compliance and operational excellence.
Sudarshan is also a lead auditor for ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and ISO 14001 standards, has served as keynote speaker at industry and tech conferences, and taught widely. He serves on the advisory board of corporations and non-profit organizations, is a member of the Board of Examiners of the Shingo Institute, and an assessor for the AME Manufacturing Excellence Award. He implemented processes for prestigious awards including the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award and the Shingo Prize for Operational Excellence. Also an entrepreneur, he has run successful consulting, health food, and sporting goods business.