Subbu is a serial entrepreneur with experience spanning multiple technologies and domains – Software, hardware and now the Internet of Things. With decades of experience and understanding of electronics,
enterprise software, manufacturing, execution systems and military applications, Subbu found himself ideally positioned to solve challenges faced by manufacturing plants.
At Vegam Solutions, he leads the Business and Tech front and has recently bagged the opportunity to Digitalize India’s Largest Steel Plant, a project one of its kind. His solutions have helped bring transparency in some of the largest Chemical Plants in the world. 70+ manufacturing plants in over 14 countries rely on Vegam software to run their day-to-day operations.
He holds patents in Electrical System and its Controls for a Wireless Speaker developed during his founding days in SNAP Networks and was also among the winners of the ET Power of Ideas in during his stint in Get2Galaxy. Vegam was also selected in the K-Start Finals list of incubated Industrial Startups in South Korea and participated in a 3-month accelerating program from among 240 teams worldwide.
Industry 4.0 is that new paradigm shift in manufacturing which requires expertise from different domains/technologies to converge in eliminating the process/execution challenges of the modern manufacturing. His ability to foresee “the connect with present challenges at the factory” to “the future” has evolved into Vegam’s vision of being an ‘Industry 4.0 driver’. He interprets Industry 4.0 as not purely automation principle, but an endeavor to empower the operations & operators on the floor and bringing transparency & visibility to operations.
Subbu is engaged with various national and global industry bodies in promoting the Smart Factory revolution. Sharing knowledge and experience has been a learning experience he enjoys the most. He has conducted numerous workshops and guest lectures on how to transform manufacturing plants into Industry 4.0