Most recently serving as vice president of operations and quality for the Americas at TE Connectivity, Ashwani Muppasani is an accomplished automotive engineering professional. Responsible for achieving year-over-year growth for an automotive products company, Ashwani Muppasani is experienced in the design and implementation of new automotive technology.

According to the technology market research company Technavio, automotive radar sensors, used as the basis of automotive safety systems, are an intelligent automotive technology poised to experience rapid growth. Over the next four years, the radar sensors market is expected to grow by nearly $4.5 billion, according to Technavio.

The growth is partially…


Ashwani Muppasani served most recently as the vice president of operations and quality for TE Connectivity’s Automotive Division of the Americas in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. In this position, he helped boost efficiency and increase growth for the auto products manufacturer. Over the course of his career in major automotive industry positions, Ashwani Muppasani’s professional memberships have included SME (Society of Manufacturing Engineers), a nearly 100-year-old trade organization.

Founded as the American Society of Tool Engineers (ASTE) in 1932, SME continues to serve as a repository of industry knowledge, continuing education, and networking for professionals in the field and the general…


A board-certified ergonomist and product leader, Ashwani Muppasani served as the vice president of the TE Connectivity Automotive Division. Ashwani Muppasani is experienced in identifying targets and negotiating transactions. He also enjoys reading and traveling.

Traveling allows people to meet people from different parts of the world, try new things, and learn about geography, history, and culture. By traveling, people can experience the cultures and customs of different locations, and they can also participate in these customs while there. An example of cultural differences that can be easily noticed is table manners.

In Norway, even foods like sandwiches — which…


Certified by the Board for Certified Professional Ergonomists, Ashwani Muppasani was the vice president of the automotive division at TE Connectivity. Ashwani Muppasani has streamlined the SIOP process by partnering with an integrated supply chain team and is also experienced in SKU rationalization.

SKU, also known as stock keeping unit, is an alphanumeric representation of a service or product that a business offers. While it can be logical for a business to retain all its SKU, it is more beneficial if the inventory is narrowed down, optimizing relevant ones and discarding less feasible ones. This will help cut down procurement…


A graduate of Wichita State University, Ashwani Muppasani has a master’s degree in industrial engineering, along with more than two decades of hands-on experience in the operations and quality sector. Most recently, Ashwani Muppasani served as vice president of operations and quality at TE Connectivity. He also spent much of his career working at General Motors, during which time he delivered the highest-ever waste elimination savings.

Reducing the amount of waste at your company not only improves sustainability, but it also helps you save a significant amount of money. Below are several method of reducing waste:

1. Reduce packaging —…


Ashwani Muppasani served as an engineer and executive at General Motors for two decades and recently worked as the vice president of operations and quality at TE Connectivity. Possessing a master’s degree in industrial engineering, Ashwani Muppasani is a graduate of Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas.

A public university with a prominent engineering program, Wichita State features a College of Engineering with a comprehensive curriculum that encompasses the disciplines of industrial engineering, systems engineering, and mechanical engineering. Located near the hub of Kansas industry, the college’s applied learning initiative offers hands-on research opportunities with the latest technology.

Wichita State…


An accomplished industrial engineer, Ashwani Muppasani is the former vice president of operations and quality at TE Connectivity in Winston Salem, NC. Also a certified ergonomist, Ashwani Muppasani is a member of the Board of Certified Professional Ergonomists (BCPE).

An independent, nonprofit ergonomics certifying body, BCPE offers professional certification to people working in the field of human factors and ergonomics (HFE). A Certified Professional Ergonomist (CPE) credential is an increasingly useful designation in the growing arena of ergonomics practitioners. …


A former vice president at TE Connectivity, Ashwani Muppasani has extensive experience in working in multi-functional and global environments. Outside of his career, Ashwani Muppasani enjoys spending time watching and playing cricket.

Cricket is most widely associated with Britain and the countries that were once its colonies (India, the Caribbean, Australia, and Asia). Moreover, watching and playing the game has become a popular pastime for many who live in these countries.

For many who lived in countries once colonized by the British, a cricket match is not just a game. Televised matches between the West Indians and the British would…


Ashwani Muppasani has spent most of his career serving in various leadership roles in the manufacturing industry. Outside of his career, Ashwani Muppasani enjoys reading.

For years, researchers have proven that reading, in addition to other literacy skills, is important for succeeding in life. Reading offers a host of benefits, which include transporting a person to another place, time, and existence. More than being a vehicle for escape, reading has a real-world significance to the business world.

This perspective can also be the jumping-off point for a person to learn empathy. This ability to understand and empathize with others can…


With a career spanning more than 20 years, North Carolina resident Ashwani Muppasani has extensive experience in the business. Now a vice president of Americas Operations and Quality, Ashwani Muppasani assists large organizations with transitioning their platforms to improve productivity and growth.

To remain competitive, most companies have to undergo the process of organizational change to adapt. Organizational change management (OCM) occurs in a few ways: evolutionary, developmental, and transitional.

Evolutionary change is very slow, but by the project’s end, the company has undergone significant changes to its platform. Developmental change builds on current practices to improve skills and processes…

Ashwani Muppasani

From 2014 to 2019, Ashwani Muppasani served as a vice president of operations and quality at TE Connectivity.

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