Printed circuit related electronics manufacturing industry association IPC announced promotion of Sanjay Huprikar as President of Europe and South Asia Operations. IPC is active in India, where it has exclusive office in Bangalore and supports local industry on electronics manufacturing standards and processes by offering training and certification programs.
Sanjay Huprikar is given the responsibility to expand the association’s standards, education and advocacy support to Europe, the United Kingdom, India, and several countries in Southeast Asia including Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, and the Philippines.
Before this promotion Sanjay was vice president of Solutions since 2017. He joined IPC in 2012 and had served as vice president of the member success team, overseeing IPC membership, events, industry programs and market research functions.
“Sanjay has great skill in engaging the electronics community – keeping his ears to the ground and identifying new opportunities that add value to our industry. Examples include his leadership in automotive electronics, Europe expansion, e-textiles, factory of the future initiative and IPC’s video library subscription offerings,” said John Mitchell, IPC president and CEO. “We’re looking forward to Sanjay applying his talents to furthering IPC’s mission in Europe and South Asia.”
Sanjay holds Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a master’s degree in Business Administration from the Stuart School of Business - Illinois Institute of Technology.