Arjun has 9 years of industrial experience with Automotive, EME (Earth Moving Equipments), MHE (Material Handling Equipments) manufacturers like Caterpillar, Hyundai and Maini. He holds Masters in Product Design from Coventry University and has a background in Automobile Engineering . He has expertise in Electric Mobility, Human powered vehicles, exterior/ interior styling and concept art. He has also done rural development projects on water purification & transportation and electricity generation methods.
Coming fresh out of the manufacturing industry, Arjun has a keen eye to recent industry practices and the current market trends , especially in the Asian market. Arjun has a close network of Design Heads who are currently working with industrial gaints like GM, Ford, Catterpillar, Tomcar, Tata(Land Rover/Jaguar), Ashok Leyland Trucks, Royal Enfield, Mahindra, Catterpillar, Ingersoll Rand, Bajaj and TI cycles (Montra).
Arjun has been a lecturer in the academic industry for over 3 years; his focus is mainly on basic needs and wants of the people, and to enhance or improve their lifestyle at various levels such as social, rural or regional. He encourages students in systematic innovation, critical thinking, problem solving and helps practice concept generation techniques and detailing which moslty results in 1:1 scale working prototypes. He has supervised several academic and non academic projects with speciality in client interaction skills as part of project management and marketing. These skills are very essential to work in the current industry and to be a successful entrepreneur. His student’s projects range from sustainability to futuristic forms & functions. Examples of student works include Exterior and Interior styling in Transportation design, Sustainable Design, Toy Design, Furniture Design, Jewelry Design, Board Game Design and Exhibition Design.