Winning Minds – a consultancy and performance coaching service firm started in 2012 with the mission of helping Individuals and Organizations to achieve NEXT LEVEL GROWTH faster than they can do alone.

  • Our Team
  • Our Expertise
  • Our Belief
  • Our Key Result

S. Ganesh Babu - Founder & CEO

Education:

B.E(Industrial Engineering), Guindy Engineering College, Chennai.
PG Dip in Logistics Management, IIMM,Bangalore(Gold Medalist),
CPIM, Certified Production and Inventory Mangement, APICS,USA,
PMP, Project Management Professional, PMI,USA
CPC, Certified Performance Coach, USA

Corporate Experience:

  • 17 Yrs contribution in Process engineering / Manufacturing System / Operations and Project Management Functions
  • TVS Motor Company / TI Cycles / Whirlpool of India
  • Last Assignment was in whirlpool of India as General Manager ( Process Engineering and Product development Lead)

Core Expertise:

Industrial Engineering / Lean System Thinking / Project Management / People development and Performance coaching.
  • Passionate about People development and coaching
  • Author of book "Thoughts on Life Excellence"
  • Visited Toyota / Sanyo plants in Japan, largest washing machine plant in Clyde, USA/

K.C. Manjunath - Consultant & Mentor

Education:

B.E(Mechanical Engineering), S J college of Engineering, Mysore.
Indian Institute of Management,Calcutta - EPLM - Leadeship and Management
CII - Warwick University,UK - Logistics & Operations Management and Project Management.

Corporate Experience:

  • 30 yrs contribution in Business Management / Joint Venture / Supply Chain Management functions
  • GE-Triveni / Triveni Turbines / TVS Motors / L & T McNeil / Automotive Axles
  • Last Assignment was at GE Triveni as CEO

Core Expertise:

Business Management / Supply chain / Logistics / Cost Management / Project Management / People development
  • Passionate about Team Building and Leadership Facilitation

S. Ramamurthi - Consultant & Mentor

Education:

B.E (Metallurgy Engineering), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

Corporate Experience:

  • 30 yrs contribution in Material science / Product development / Innovation Functions
  • TVS Motor Company / Whirlpool of India Limited
  • Last Assignment was in Whirlpool as Director (R & D)

Core Expertise:

Innovation / Value Engineering / Product Safety Audits / Project Management People development
  • Passionate about Creativity and Innovation trainings

V. Vijaya Kumar - Process Consultant

Education:

B.E (Mechanical Engineering)

Corporate Experience:

  • 3 yrs worked in manufacturing companies with hands on experience on lean manufacturing and Industrial Engineering
  • Lean System Thinking
  • Operations Management
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Plant Layout & Material Handling Design
  • New Product Development Process design
  • Value Engineering
  • Innovation
  • Vendor Development and Improvements
  • Leadership Change Management & Facilitation
  • Business Excellence Assessment and Gap Identification
  • JIT and Kaizen
  • Cost reduction initiatives
  • Process and System Integration
Industry Location Result Achieved Methodology applied
Casting mfg Chennai Business turnover increase by 45%, Loss making to profitability; Customer service improvement from 60 % to > 85% Performance Management, Industrial Engineering, Daily work Management
Casting mfg Vijayawada Business turnover increase by 34 % ; Performance Management, Lean Iniativies,Daily work Management
Auto Component Mfg Chennai Production Capacity Enhancement by 15% without investment Value Stream Mapping, OEE Improvement, People Engagement Initiatives
Tube Products Mfg Pune Delivery lead time reduction by 50 %,Setting time reduction from 5 hrs to 2 hrs Value Stream Mapping, SMED
Auto Vehicle mfg Bangalore Manufacturing lead time reduction by 50 %( 21 days to 10 days) OEE improvement, People engagement, Inventory Management
Casting mfg Bangalore Production Capacity Enhancement by 17% without investment OEE improvement, People engagement,SMED, Visual Management
Engineering Comp Mfg Bangalore Plant Productivity Improvement by 33% OEE improvement, People Engagement, SMED, Visual management
Extrusion Comp Mfg Pondicherry Space Productivity by 25 % Greenfield Lean Flow,Layout design
Construction -extruded windows mfg Coimbatore Manpower productivity by 32 % and Plant Capacity Enhancement Line Balancing ,Methods Improvement
Casting mfg Bangalore Manpower productivity by 38 % Methods Improvement, Line Balancing, Ergonomics improvements