Vikas Manral

Top Management executive in manufacturing industry

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

A senior management professional with 18+ years of experience in global Aerospace & Defense industry, specialising in Business strategy and International marketing for A&D sector.

In-depth knowledge and experience in leading of multiple functions from Strategy & Business Development to Manufacturing & Operations and from Sales & Marketing to Engineering & Technology Management.

India Market Entry

For companies interested in setting-up operations & business in India


Consulting for business strategy, planning, International marketing, startup

Go To Market
Strategy Formulation
International Tie up

General Manager- Aerospace & Defense at SKF Group

Mar 2011 - Jul 2018

Responsible for business in multiple geographies (India, Middle East and South East Asia) Specialties: General Management, Profit Center Management, Business Strategy, P&L, Digital Marketing, Thought Leadership

Manager- Business Development at TE Connectivity

Dec 2008 - Feb 2010

Strategy & Business Development, JV & M&A

Manager at Larsen & Toubro

May 2008 - Nov 2009

Strategy & Business Development, International Marketing

Management Trainee- Engineer- Deputy Manager at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

Oct 1999 - Nov 2007

Manufacturing, Operations Management, Process Improvement


Executing Growth Strategy at Wharton Scool of Management

Jul 2017 - Aug 2017

7 days program

Executive Management Program at RMIT Australia

Oct 2007 - Nov 2007

One month student exchange program with XLRI Jamshedpur at Melbourne, Australia

PGDGM at Xavier Labour Relation Institute (XLRI)

May 2007 - Apr 2008

One year full time General Management Program

BTech at GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology

Oct 1995 - May 1999

Mechanical Engineering

Push pixels...
Shovel coal into server...
Create mockups...
Defend the wall...
Draft storyboard...
Disrupt an industry...
Achieve profitability...
Become a unicorn...
Become Batman...