Vice President Asia
Ricardo Software

Mr. Yogesh Umbarkar is the Vice President – Asia, responsible for Ricardo’s Advanced Powertrain Simulations Business in Asia. Mr. Umbarkar has over 16 years of diverse experience including manufacturing, design & analysis, technical support, sales and marketing mainly in Automotive R&D. He has worked with companies like Caepro Technologies, Cummins, L&T and Owens Corning.

In his previous role as an Engineering Director at Caepro, he has led many successful power train technology consulting projects and was instrumental in developing simulation capabilities as well as creating new opportunities for the software and consulting business. While at Cummins Research and Technology India, he was leading the Power Cylinder CAE supporting the virtual validation activities for all the Cummins businesses worldwide.

Being a Harvard Executive Program alumni Mr Umbarkar also hold a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from VJTI, Mumbai and an Executive MBA from S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai. He has keen interest in simulations and has good understanding of powertrain design and development activities happening across the global automotive industry.

He is very well known speaker and chaired international level conferences. He has also published technical papers and various articles in the leading industry magazines. He is actively contributing to bridge the gap between industry and universities by offering advanced simulation exposure to engineering students so as to take challenges of real time work head-on.