CEO & MD, BrahMos Aerospace
Shri Sudhir Kumar Mishra
Dr. Sudhir Mishra, Distinguished Scientist & Chief Controller (R&D), DRDO, and CEO&MD, BrahMos Aerospace, an India-Russia Joint Venture, is Graduate of Government Engineering College, Jabalpur, M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Madras and will be receiving Doctoral Degree from National Institute of Technology Warangal soon. He has contributed significantly in India's quest to achieve excellence in Missile technologies. His technical skill expertise and knowledge has resulted in the realisation of DRDO Missile Programmes well within time and resources. As CEO&MD, he is responsible for the design, development, Production and Product Support encompassing complete Product Life Cycle of BrahMos Weapon System. He has successfully guided BrahMos Team in design, modernising and upgrading BRAHMOS missile to achieve newer capabilities of Land to Land flight test for long range. His defence diplomatic skills have resulted in the culmination of many R&D Projects with several countries within the framework of foreign policy, bilateral defence cooperation agreement and international commitments of Government of India.
He has been awarded with the "DRDO Scientist of the Year Award 2009" by the Prime Minister of India, Distinguished Alumni Award from Government Engineering College, Jabalpur, Life Time Achievement Award from Sriram College of Engineering & Technology, Jabalpur, the Super CEO Award by The Machinist, Times of India Group, "Vigyan Pratibha Samman" from Council of Science & Technology Govt. of Madhya Pradesh and "Madhya Pradesh Gaurav Samman" by the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh. He has been awarded Honorary Doctorate by People's University, Bhopal and CEPM Fellowship Award 2016 by Centre for Excellence in Project Management, New Delhi. He is a member and Fellow of many professional bodies.
- Member, Institution of Engineers (India).
- Fellow, Indian Institution of Production Engineers.
- Member, Computer Society of India.
- Member, Aeronautical Society of India.
- Member, Hyderabad Management Association.
- Member, Administrative Staff College of India Association.