Vipin is a senior manager at Kalypso with extensive management consulting and technology experience in product lifecycle management (PLM).
Education and Experience
Vipin has served clients across multiple industries, developing and implementing strategic PLM solutions that incorporate process improvements, integration with supply chain, and enterprise software applications.
Prior to joining Kalypso, Vipin led the Retail, Footwear and Apparel PLM practice at Capgemini for over five years, where he was responsible for engagement delivery, practice development, business development, consulting services and PLM software vendor alliance management responsibilities. Previously, Vipin managed Teamcenter Enterprise technology consulting and PLM implementation projects at Siemens PLM Software. Vipin also gained experience as a PTC partner consultant and EDS PLM partner consultant early on in his career, working for ITC and Geometric respectively.
Vipin’s primary areas of expertise include account management and client relations, business process consulting, delivery management, PLM transformation and IT strategy. Vipin has deep experience in multiple industries, specializing in consumer products, retail, fashion and apparel. He has managed both design and deployment of leading PLM solutions including PTC Windchill, SAP PLM, Oracle PLM for Process and Siemens Teamcenter.
Vipin holds a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Delhi).
Work With Kalypso
Vipin leads Kalypso’s PLM practice for the retail, fashion, footwear and apparel industries, providing clients with product development excellence. He is focused on growing Kalypso’s client base in these industries and developing comprehensive capabilities around product and supply chain innovation.
Outside the Office
Although Vipin and his wife live in Atlanta, GA, he is still a New England Patriots fan having spent many years living in Boston, MA. His experience in the apparel, fashion and retail industries proved beneficial when he first met his wife, whose background was in fashion designing and merchandising. He also changed her opinion of engineers whom she viewed as “geeks” before meeting him.
In his spare time, he likes to play pool and has a passion for cricket, which Vipin considers inevitable being from India. Vipin also volunteers in fundraising for the nonprofit organization CRY (Child Rights and You). He enjoys spending time with friends and family, exploring the world through travel and aspires to write a book one day.