Krishna Kumar is a mechanical engineer from REC (now NIT) Calicut. He completed his post graduation in management from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He has over 25 years of work experience in India, the Middle East and Africa. He has handled assignments involving sales, marketing, retailing, exports and sourcing. His strengths are conceptualization and implementation of operating systems and processes. Currently he is pursuing his Doctorate in Business Administration from the University of Liverpool, UK. His research interests are in the area of management and reduction of electrical and electronic waste.