Sudarshan Sampathkumar is a partner based in Bain & Company's Mumbai office. He leads the firm's Performance Improvement practice in India and is responsible for strategic cost transformation across the region. He is also an expert within the Energy & Natural Resources practice, as well as the Infrastructure, Construction & Building Products and Automotive sectors.
With more than 25 years of experience, he has particularly deep expertise in leading end-to-end large results delivery engagements, focused on creating sustainable bottom line impact.
Within the industrials sector, Sudarshan has led strategy and performance improvement projects in automotive, building materials, manufactured products and across the entire electrical and power industry value chain.
He earned an MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad, and a bachelor of electrical engineering and electronics from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
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