Mr. Deepak Shinde


Qualification - Fergusson College, BE Mech-Pune University., Symbiosis Pune. Degree – PGDIB, NMIMS, PGDBM


About -

Head-Supply Chain Management(China/Korea), Larsen & Toubro Power, LTHE & HED IC

After working for 12 years in India, Thermax Ltd, I shifted to China for procurement of various equipment for Thermax and later for L&T. I take care of procuring large equipment for Power and Hydrocarbon business of  L&T Group. Prestigious world business magazine covered my thoughts on Procurement, best cost buying, understanding Chinese business ethos etc. I have traveled extensively to various parts of China from large metro cities to small villages at remote places. I have actively participated in various blood donation drives for last 7-8 years,

I am a firm believer in carrying forward our rich culture.

Born in TalukaKhed, Dist :Ratnagiri.

My parents were of middle class financially but with high values.

My most of the family members served in armed forces mainly in Maratha Life Infantry. Father fought in all major war 1961 Goa, 1962 China, 1965 and 1971 Pakistan  and Bangladesh.

It was but natural my family always followed strict discipline, dedication and determination.

I did my schooling at Army Public School, Pune.  During my school years I was influenced by School teacher Ms.Raibakar and Nair Sir. During my growing years I was highly influenced by defense personal life, doing for others, dedication, disciplines in whatever we do.

I started career with Kirloskar Electric, and then moved to Thermax Ltd. Initial days of career gave me opportunity to gain lot through actual working on shop floor as well with great mentors in Industry. While working in TL, I got an opportunity to work with world’s top business consulting firms Boston Consulting Group and Mckinsey& Co. Such experience gave me a border outlook to understand and find solutions for various needs and issues in Supply chain/Procurement.

After successful working in India, management selected me to post overseas to add further value in procurement from Best Cost Countries like China/Korea. Till date, I enjoyed a quite exiting career journey, and was able to contribute to numerous organizations to achieve various goals.

My future plans is to lead procurement group of large engineering Group,  in any parts of the world. I wish to contribute to our society by sharing knowledge or experience that I have achieved till date.

Ours is small . close knit family unit . My wife Neera, daughter Nidhi-16, son Nandan-9, studying in International school in Shanghai. I have wholehearted support of my family members at every crucial juncture.


Privious Mentoring Experience -

I am very positive about changes likely to happen for betterment of mankind. We can see rapid changes happening all round the world.  Life cycle of new technology/ products are shrinking mainly due to rapid digitization. AI will take over most of the repetitive work.

I live by the principles and advice the same to youngsters

  • Believe Happiness is a Choice
  • Get Rid Your Life of Negativity
  • Look For the Positive in Life
  • Reinforce Positivity in Yourself
  • Share Happiness with Others
  • work hard, complain less, listen more and try learn and grow

I actively participate as organizer in number of social events and major benefit I feel that I get to meet many great persons. I strive to promote Modern India in these events.