V. SHANMUGASUNDARAM (SHAN) : PRINCIPAL AND FOUNDER, LAKSANA, LLC

Shan is responsible for all client management services. His specialties include Program Management, ISO certification process, quality management systems, process redesign, Risk management, business capture/development and change management.

Principal’s Professional Certification Portfolio:

  • PMP Certified
  • Six Sigma Black Belt (ASQ Certified)
  • ISO 9001: 2008 Lead Auditor
  • ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor
  • Trained In CMMI-DEV & CMMI-SRVC

The company’s principal, V. Shanmugasundaram (Shan) has more than 30 years of defense industry experience encompasses a broad array of positions and responsibilities. During his tenure, he had many technical leadership positions such as Chief Engineer R &D, Senior Staff Engineer, Manager Quality Assurance as well as consultant.

His experience in all aspects of project management, systems engineering, Quality Assurance, ISO certifications and compliance gives knowledge and skills to provide with most cost effective solutions to meet customer needs.

Drawing on their extensive experience, LakSaNA management consultants collaborates with companies and governments to achieve high performance by blending deep knowledge with capabilities to provide services in Program Management, Process Improvement, Systems Engineering and ISO Certification/Compliance.

Academic Degrees/Academic Courses:

  • MS, Engineering Sciences, Penn State University; PA, USA
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering, University Of Madras, India
  • Post Graduate Degree in Mechanical Engineering, University Of Madras, India

Patent awarded:

Load bearing pad arrangement in swing-around jib (patent no: 4,045,923)