Expert in Residence, Supply Chain
Karthik is a versatile Supply Chain leader with diverse experience across the consumer electronics and automotive industries, as well as Product and BizOps leadership roles at early-stage technology startups.
As the mHUB EIR for Supply Chain, Karthik works with member companies to identify and solve supply chain challenges from the design phase through product launch. He also works with suppliers to develop a network of strategic sourcing partners who can support the unique needs of early-stage CleanTech, MedTech, and HardTech startups.
His supply chain expertise includes New Product Introduction, Strategic Sourcing , Sales & Operations Planning, Forecasting, Inventory Management, and Lean Manufacturing / Logistics. Karthik is a native of Louisville, Kentucky and loves to talk basketball, and all things supply chain. He is a graduate of the Harvard Kennedy School and has also completed Executive Education programs at Northwestern and MIT.