Avalon Technologies

About Avalon

About Avalon

Headquarters: Chennai, India.

Avalon is a multi-faceted manufacturing company with a product spectrum that spans PCBA Design & Assembly, Wire Harnesses, Magnetics, Electro-Mechanical Integration (EMI), Sheet Metal Fabrication, Machining and Injection Moulded Plastics. By our diversity, we are a virtual “One Stop Shop” for customers seeking holistic solutions.

The Avalon group of companies caters to multiple industry segments such as Railways, Aerospace, Power & Energy, Communication, Medical, Oil & Gas, Automotive, Industrial and much more. With over 2.5 decades of experience, building customer relationships and excellence in performance, Avalon’s customer base has grown to include a prestigious array of companies that include the FORTUNE500.

Avalon’s team of people are its greatest asset. With over 2000 employees spread across geographic locations, the company draws on talents drawn from all the disciplines of enterprise, namely Engineering, Manufacturing, Planning, Quality, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Development and Finance.

Our Mission:
Avalon’s mission is to be a socially and environmentally responsible house of business generating solutions to meet the world’s needs. We are committed to a learning organization, responding to the changing needs of time and tide. Our philosophy is entrenched in the stakeholder philosophy of management, that prescribes the upliftment of all stakeholders as we embark on the journey of an enterprise.

Our Vision:
Our vision is to become the number one manufacturing company in the world, where Safety is paramount, Quality is a given, Technology is cutting edge, Delivery performance is extra-ordinary, Customer Focus is undiluted and Pricing is optimal. Our single-minded objective is to strive tirelessly to add value to our customers and to pursue the path of excellence.

OUR CORE VALUES

Integrity: We live by our ideals and principles. We say, what we do and do, what we say. We believe in following all domestic and international laws that govern our transactions. Integrity and Ethics is the cornerstone of our business.e live by our ideals and principles. We say, what we do and do, what we say. We believe in following all domestic and international laws that govern our transactions. Integrity and Ethics is the cornerstone of our business.

Transparency: Our philosophy is entrenched in transparency. There are no surprises in dealing with us.

Customer Focus: We have a single-minded dedication towards our customers. We recognize that by doing so we serve our mutually beneficial interests.

Sustainable Solutions: We believe that by providing sustainable solutions, we ensure our legacy and the key to our longevity, as a going concern. We provide a safe and secure environment for our employees. Their health and safety are our continuous endeavor. We regard the eco-system of our supply chain as our partners, knowing fully well, that their evolution is also linked to ours. Our corporate social responsibility programs are aimed at uplifting the community specifically and society in general. The environment is dear to the Avalon family and we propel green technologies to the best extent possible, besides CSR programs aimed at protecting the flora and fauna of our landscape.

Timeline

 

 

Kunhamed Bicha

Title

  • Vice Chairman of the Board, Sienna Group Board of Directors
  • Chief Executive Officer, Sienna Group

Experience

  • Co-Founder & CEO, Sienna Corporation and Avalon Technologies (1995)
  • Former Project Manager at Amp/Tyco Electronics (1990-1995)
  • Over 25 years of global business development and operations experience

Education

  • Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS USA
Bhaskar Srinivasan

Title

  • Director, Sienna Group Board of Directors
  • President, Sienna  Corporation

Experience

  • Co-Founder, Sienna Corporation and Avalon Technologies (1998)
  • Business Analyst, 3COM Corporation (1996-1998)

Education

  • MS (Wichita State University)
  • MBA (Cochin University)
  • BE Mech. (Annamalai University)
Anand Kumar

Title

  • Director, Sienna Group Board of Directors

Experience

  • Partner of Gateway Partners, Private Equity Firm
  • Global Head of Capital Markets, Standard Chartered Bank (SCB)
  • Head of the Mergers & Acquisitions, Morgan Stanley, Singapore
  • Foreign Exchange Trader, Paribas Capital Markets

Education

  • MBA Vanderbilt University, USA
Sesh Kumar

Title

  • Director, Sienna Group Board of Directors
  • Chief Executive Officer, Emantras Inc. USA

Experience

  • Former CEO, Nature Works, IN
  • Former Exe. Dir., Hindustan Crucibles, India
  • Over 18 years of experience in IT, education & training industry
  • Owner – 3 US Educational technology patents

Education

  • B.A. Sociology – Osmania University, India AMP – Indian School of Business, India
Mike Robinson

Title

  • Chief Operating Officer, Sienna Corporation
  • Chief Operating Officer, EleSienna, LLC

Experience

  • CVP & GM, Motorola Mobile Phone Accessories ($1B Rev.) business (2001-03)
  • CVP & GM, Motorola’s Energy Systems ($850M Rev.) business unit (1999-2001)
  •  GM, Motorola European Operations ($200M Rev.) based in Dublin, Ireland
  •  Over 35 years of global business development and operations experience

Education

  • BS Mechanical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA USA
Parthasarathy Kesavan

Title

  • Vice President & GM, Avalon Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
  • Vice President & GM, Avalon Technologies and Services Pvt. Ltd.

Experience

  • Sr. Plant Manager, Quest Smartech Pvt. Ltd. (1996-2000)
  • Head of Production, Sunfibre Optics Pvt. Ltd. (1991-1996)
  • Started career with Mini Circuits Ltd, Hybrid Manufacturer (1987-1991).
  • Over 28 years of experience in operations in the Electronics Industry.

Education

  • Diploma in Electronics Engineering, India.
Shamil Bicha

Title

  • Vice President Business Development, Avalon Technologies

Experience

  • Lean Manufacturing/Process Engineer, Applied Materials USA (1999-2002)
  • Over 15 years of experience in Global Business Development, Product Development, Quality Systems, Lean Manufacturing
  •  Serving Committee Member, Indo-American Chamber of Commerce

Education

  • BE Mechanical Engineering, MS Industrial & Systems Engineering, California State University
Nour Eddine Derouiche

Title

  • Vice President & General Manager, EleSienna, LLC

Experience

  • Former VP of Operations at Overture Networks – Telecommunications.
  • Over 30 years of manufacturing engineering and operations experience.

Education

  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio USA
  • MBA, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC USA
J. Sathish

Title

  • Chief Executive Officer, Sienna ECAD

Experience

  • 25 Years of global experience in Electronic Design Automation
  • COO at AT&S ECAD, Design division of AT&S, Austria with a total company turnover of 600 Million Euro. (2005 – 2009)

Education

  • Bachelors Degree in Electronics with 1 Year Masters level International Management Program (AT&S management executive program)
T.P. Imbichammad

Title

  • Chairman of the Board, Sienna Group Board of Directors
  • Chairman & Managing Director Avalon Technologies Private Limited

Experience

  • Former Chairman Transformers and Electricals Kerala (TELK), Travancore Cements Limited
  • Former Director of KELTRON, Travancore Cochin Chemicals.
  • Former Board of Governors, Indian Institute Of Technology (IIT)
  • Syndicate Member Madras University, MGR Medical University
  • Vice Chairman Indo-Japan Chamber of Commerce

Education

  • Over 50 years of leadership / management experience in various industries
  • B.Sc. (Engineering) Mechanical Trivandrum Engineering College

Certifications

 

Certifications

 

Global Locations

 

Corporate Social Responsibility

Our Mission and Values define us

Avalon Technologies has a fundamental commitment to contribute positively to society, our employees, customers and all areas that impact our business. For us, social responsibility is heartfelt and reflective of the company’s empathetic sense.

Employees

Employees

We ensure a secure, safe, and healthy work environment for our employees. Our EHS team of professionals abide by regulatory protocols and check procedural compliance. They monitor work environment and conduct EHS audits in a quarterly manner to scan for possible hazards in the workplace.

Environment

Environment

EFFECTIVE yet easy on the environment, is our key thought when it comes to using innovative and cutting-edge technology. We use OSHA approved safe chemicals and have proper regulated waste disposal methods. We are in strict compliance with the laws and regulations mandated by State Authorities in all our locations.

Health & Safety

Health & Safety

Our Safety program addresses workplace hazards, and a comprehensive emergency plan to respond to injuries and accidents. We regularly conduct compliance drills to familiarize our employees with the emergency action plan.

Community

Community

Avalon extends its hands to the local community and their well-being. We seek to ensure that our activities do not hinder the preservation of natural resources.

Suppliers

Suppliers

Avalon collaborates closely with its supply chain partners in a spirit of mutual evolution. By facilitating cross fertilization of ideas and instilling a sense of values across the supply chain, Avalon serves to lift the entire eco-system.

Ethics

Ethics

At Avalon, Ethics is built on three fundamentals ‘values’, ‘principles’ and ‘purpose’.

• Value what’s good - Outlining things Avalon strives for, desires and seeks to protect.

• Principles of what’s right - Outlining how Avalon achieves its values.

• End Purpose - Giving life to Avalon’s values and principles.