Niju Ponnappan is a mechanical engineer and an MBA in operations management with over 25 years of experience in multiple industries. He has devised and executed value chain strategies that supported business growth, improved customer service, optimised costs and increased productivity year after year. Niju has held progressively growing leadership positions in companies like Madura Coats, Kodak, Nike, Baxter, Barista and Becton Dickinson. During his tenure in various organizations Niju has overseen mergers, acquisitions, demergers, office of change management and also had Project Management Office for Asia Pacific for a strategic business initiative. He has acquired practitioner certifications in Change Management, Project Management and behavioural skills.