Prabhakar Atla is responsible for the strategy, operations, sales, and P&L of the Communications and Utilities business unitswhile leading the mandate of driving growth and enabling the adoption of technology for customers in the two critical infrastructure sectors.
Prabhakar brings with him over two decades of experience in the engineering and technology industry, including the last 15 years at Cyient. Prior to Cyient, he was associated with Jost’s Engineering, where he started as a Product Engineer and became a Divisional Manager to lead P&L responsibilities for strategic business units. At Cyient, Prabhakar has handled multiple responsibilities across several functions, including marketing, sales, relationship management, and industry strategy. He has also been instrumental in delivering excellence, growing various customer relationships, and introducing new service offerings, as he did in his last role as Head of Communications and Rail Transportation.
Prabhakar is an alumnus of Andhra University from where he received a bachelor’s degree in electronics and communications engineering followed by a master’s degree in business administration. He has also completed the ISB-Kellogg Global Advanced Management Programme offered by the Indian School of Business and Kellogg School of Management. Prabhakar actively contributes to Cyient’s corporate social responsibility initiatives.