An alumni of the prestigious National Defence Academy, and the Technical Staff College, Col Kuber has specialized in Electronic Warfare. He commanded an Electronic Warfare Regiment in operations and has conducted EW operations in Western, and Eastern theatres, both in conventional and insurgency environments. He has also been an instructor at the national Defence Academy in training potential officers.
Col Kuber was the Director of Capital Acquisition Programmes of the Indian Armed Forces in the Indian Ministry of Defence, an assignment which he executed in addition to being the Director of Defence Offsets facilitation Agency (DOFA). He has been closely associated with the formulation of the offset policy in 2006 and modifications to the Offset Policy in 2008, of the Ministry of Defence.
Col KV Kuber founded and established the DOFA and was the chief architect of the offset policy since its inception in 2005. In his official capacity he has handled more than 300 capital acquisition programmes in the Indian Ministry of defence for all the three services, worth more than a lac of crores.
A product of Fergusson College, Pune, Shanti Kuber super specialized in Economics from Gokhale Institute of Politics & Economics. A person with varied interests, she dedicates her life to the upliftment of society at large. She has been an activist in promoting education and value systems to the families and children of the Indian Army in the various tenures that she has had as a part of the family of Corps of Signals. She is a keen observer of the various procurement policies of the Indian Armed Forces and the regulatory aspects associated with it. As the Chief Financial Officer and Managing Director of Sugosha, she plays a key role in integrating the efforts of the advisory towards the benefit of the industry – both domestic and foreign.
Sohil has a degree in Manufacturing Engineering from PESIT Bangalore followed by an MBA in Marketing from TAPMI Manipal. He gained his initial experience at Titan Industries Ltd where he spent 3 years in vendor development. In a short span, he developed 6 component vendors for Titan’s watch division. After his MBA, Sohil moved on to a consulting role/SME in Mindtree for various customers in the airline and transportation industry. Sohil has most recently specialized in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics. He has created and implemented various business roadmaps across the supply chain.
Chari, is a Senior Management Professional, with Strategic Sales and Marketing Background. With over 21 years of experience in Business Development and Expansion, Business Operations and After Sales Service and People Management, Chari has a passion for evangelizing and selling technology solutions coupled with keen business acumen. He experience spans across IT Services, Telecom and Defence and Aerospace Industries He holds a B.E. (Electronics and Communication) from R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore.