Director, Procurement, India
Mr. Avinash Acharya joined Air Products as director procurement for India region in March 2020. He is responsible for managing procurement for projects executed from the region and support sourcing from India for Global Projects, alongside managing and leading the procurement team to ensure successful execution of procurement tasks.
Prior to joining Air Products, Mr. Acharya was employed with Linde Engineering’s Global Procurement India, heading project procurement management and sourcing function. From 1995-2005, he worked with Larsen and Toubro as procurement manager, responsible for leading procurement for many EPC projects and implementing SAP and other IT and systems for procurement.
Mr. Acharya holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering and is a PMP certified professional.