Narendra Ghate is the Chief Designer at Tata Elxsi and in his current role he spearheads the Research & Strategy and the Service Design domain. In a career spanning over 15 years, Narendra’s association with Tata Elxsi has been since 1997.
At Tata Elxsi, Narendra has diverse experience in managing services delivery teams across a wide spectrum of functions: product & packaging design, automotive styling, led innovation projects (Innovation Labs), graphics, retail & branding. He was also part of the core team that was instrumental in making the Industrial Design division the largest design house in India. During his tenure he also stirred the organization’s engagement with leading auto majors like Ford, Nissan, Tata Motors etc.
Narendra holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.E Mumbai University); he did his Product Design from IDC, IIT – Mumbai and Executive General Management from IIM, Bangalore.