Vinu Patel received his B.S. in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering at the University of Baroda in India. His M.S. in Electronic Technology from the RCA Institute of Technology gave him the technical knowledge needed to help him succeed at Data General Corporation where he started his career. As Distribution Manager and subsequent growth as the Operations Manager, Mr. Patel not only started PCB manufacturing in Manila, a terminal production operation in Hong Kong and a logistics operation in Colorado Springs, CO, but he also enhanced operational efficiency at Data General Corporation while striving to help the company grow. Further experience as the Director of Manufacturing Operations at both I2 Technology, Sanmina Corporation and Hadco Corporation, offered him the expertise to become COO at MC Assembly and establish MSS Staffing Company in Melbourne, Florida.
His extensive background in leading high level initiatives and operations in computer manufacturing environments extends his ability to build, train and motivate productive management, support and technical teams. Vinu Patel’s demonstrated leadership skills foster a capacity to meet customer needs and exceed expectations.
After 30 years in electronic manufacturing, including Lean Manufacturing and Quality Systems, Jim leads service operations. He champions the ideals of faster time-to-market, lower cost-to-market, without sacrificing high-quality products and customer satisfaction.
Aparna brings to the company more than 20 years of experience and leadership with major manufacturers such as Black and Decker, Johnson Electric, Buehler Motor and Cree. During the first part of Aparna's career, she focused on product engineering, reliability testing, program/project management, manufacturing and operations within the consumer/industrial products, defense, automotive, medical device and lighting sectors. She then expanded her skill set into business development, account management, and B-to-B marketing. Aparna’s leadership skills, product development and commercialization experience are assets in leading business development effort at Anuva. Aparna received her Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD, a Masters of Science in Engineering Technology East Carolina University and a Masters of Science in Administration from Central Michigan University.
Cliff has more than 20 years of experience in production management, and has in-depth knowledge contract manufacturing industry.