As Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Krishna is responsible for the strategic direction of the company and ensuring long-term value for stakeholders. He promotes Cyient's Values FIRST culture and focuses on enabling sustainable growth.
Krishna joined Cyient as a Sales Manager for engineering services in Europe. He later moved to India, where he held dual roles as Marketing Manager and Key Account Manager for the company's aerospace vertical. As Marketing Manager, he worked with several key aerospace customers and was integral to several successful customer engagements. As Key Account Manager, Krishna was responsible for relationship building and account management for several primary customers in engineering services.
Advancing into the role of Chief Operating Officer, Krishna contributed significantly to Cyient's consistent growth in terms of revenue, margin, and customer and associate satisfaction.
Before Cyient, Krishna was with Altera Corporation, a leading semiconductor manufacturer in San Jose, California. He was responsible for the company's flagship product line, APEX.
Krishna is also the Chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Telangana, for 2020-21. In this capacity, he works closely with the state government and industry members to promote industry competitiveness, investments, and international relations as well as constructive steps for the betterment of the society.
Krishna holds a Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University and a Master's degree in business administration from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.