Shri. Vishram Ramchandra Jamdar Chairman, VNIT, Nagpur.
B.E. ( Metallurgy )
Shri. Vishram Ramchandra Jamdar is renowned industrialist, educationist, spiritual thinker & a reputed writer. He did his BE in Metallurgy & he is an alumnus of VNIT itself. Shri. Vishram Jamdar opted to implement his professional skill and technical expertise in the Industrial sector. His association with the world of industrial work started way back in 1972 & he has given the tireless service for more than 48 years to various industrial sectors of the region.
Shri. Vishram Jamdar is a reputed industrialist of central India and is directly associated with ISO Certified industries viz, M/s. kinetic Gears, M/s. Garuda Yantra Nirmitee Pvt. Ltd., M/s. Mahalasa Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., M/s. HTW Industries, M/s. KG Transmission and many more. He has received the prestigious ‘ZED Certification’ (Zero Defect and Zero Effect) for the industrial unit ‘Kinetic Gears’ from the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. The long and prudent industrial exposure has broadened his technical horizon which eventually resulted in rolling out the cost effective industrial products.
In spite of active involvement with various industries, Jamdar Sir’s association with VNIT, Nagpur has proved to be an asset to the Institute. Earlier Shri. Jamdar was a member of Board of Governors of VNIT for ten years (2002-2012), since its inception in 2002 as VRCE and the Chairman, Board of Governors VNIT Nagpur from Sept-2014 to Sept-2017.
Further, he has been selected as the Chairman, Board of Governors VNIT Nagpur from July 2018. He is the only one person in India who has been given a second term as a Chairman, Board of Governors. Shri Jamdar has made an important and pivotal contribution as one of the key decision makers for the long term development of VNIT.
Also his inclination, devotion and determination for upgrading education sector has fetched an honour for him to work as a member and later as a Chairman, Governing Board of Government Polytechnic, Nagpur, for the period of 18 years. Being a President of Dharampeth Education Society, Nagpur, Shri. Vishram Jamdar have also an honour to be the Chairman of Dharampeth Polytechnic, Nagpur (2010-2013).
His contribution and technical excellence was aptly acknowledged by the Udyog Gaurav Award by HRD Ministry, Import Substitute Award by Defence Ministry, Best Entrepreneur of Maharashtra by MSFC, he is also a recipient of ‘Economics of Quality Award’ by Quality Council of India (in SSI Category) which elevated him to the position of member of Pre Budget meeting with Finance Minister, GOI (in MSME sector).
Shri. Vishram Jamdar has an honour to work as the National President of Laghu Udyog Bharti for three years and also as a member of the Working Group on Labour formed by the PMO Office. Before taking up the responsibility of Chairman, Board of Governors of VNIT, he worked as Rashtriya Mahamantri of Sanskar Bharti.
Crossing the borders of Indian sub-continent, Shri. Vishram Jamdar represented Indian Engineering Industries at Indonesia, represented as a Employer’s representative in International Labour Conference in Geneva (Switzerland), Lisbon Portugal & US. Also he represented India as a delegate member of Industrialists in Hannover (Germany). Shri.Vishram Jamdar has authored numerous snippets, articles & books on Indian Philosophy, Culture & History.