- B.E Mechanical Engineering, University of Mysore, India
- Project Management Professional certified from PMI
Aravinda Rajagopal comes with 30+ years of experience across Manufacturing, Software Development and Nonprofit industries. A certified Project Management Professional (PMP®) from the Project Management Institute (PMI), his experience spans administration, process compliance, project, program and delivery management.
In his latest association with Sewa International, a Hindu faith-based nonprofit in the US, as one of the early members on the team, Aravinda was involved in defining, setup and institutionalizing various processes and procedures. During his decade-long tenure at Sewa, he handled multiple roles covering marketing, content development, IT, grants, and logistics. At Youth for Seva, a nonprofit that promotes volunteerism, he setup the Admin and Finance functions, and built Tier-1 partnership with corporates and educational institutions helping them execute their Corporate Social Responsibility [CSR] programs.
Aravinda has led projects for customers across US and Europe, helped transition critical operations from Europe to India for a large telecom giant, setup offshore development centers for a large UK based telecom customer, and managed geographically distributed multi-skilled and diverse teams. He has successfully led and guided teams through various accreditations and certifications for his earlier organizations.