BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Ritchie Engineering Company Inc. announced the hiring of Anup Shetty as project manager. Shetty brings expertise in engineering, marketing, product management, sales, and operations.
Shetty served in the dual role of project manager and product manager for the gas detector product line for Det-Tronics. The role included leading cross-functional teams for multiple new product development and process improvement projects from concept to completion, gathering market requirements, communicating with global stakeholders, identifying and mitigating risks, and developing and executing project plans.
He began his career as a design engineer for Schaevitz Engineering. His career includes roles of increasing responsibilities in systems engineering, marketing, product management, sales, and operations at companies such as Parker Hannifin, Eaton Hydraulics, Ecolab, and Thermo King.
Shetty earned his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Case Western Reserve University, his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME) from Kansas State University, and his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) from Wichita State University. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO).