2017-05-08
Dr. Sudhakar Potukuchi - Eaton

Dr. Sudhakar Potukuchi is VP-Technology at Eaton and head of Eaton India Engineering Center. Eaton India Engineering Center (EIEC) is the largest integrated, multidisciplinary research, development, and engineering center in Eaton. In his current role, Dr. Potukuchi is responsible for fostering a culture of innovation at EIEC and to lead the teams for Eaton’s global growth by providing engineering solutions using pertinent technologies, developing new technologies and products and supporting existing products. Prior to this, he was head of Aerospace and Hydraulics groups at EIEC and a founding member of India Innovation Center. Prior to joining Eaton, Dr. Potukuchi has held various positions at General Electric. He holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Delaware, U.S. Dr. Potukuchi completed a post-graduate executive MBA in management from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad in 2012.