With an experience of 31 years in research, conceptualizing, creating, operationalizing and turning around complex technology and engineering services businesses, Dr. Keshab Panda is the CEO and MD of L&T Technology Services. He joined L&T IES as a Chief Executive in the year 2009. After L&T IES was rechristened as L&T Technology Services in 2013, Dr Panda was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of L&T Technology Services in 2016.
In his early career he has worked at Aeronautial Development Agency, Ministry of Defence, Government of India, as a scientist/engineer for over 8 years. He holds a graduate degree in aeronautical engineering from Anna University, Chennai, and a post graduate degree in aerospace engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He also obtained his Doctor of Philosophy from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay in Aero Servo Elasticity – ( Control system fly by wire aircraft).