Srikanth Halubai


I am Self-motivated individual with real-world experience in exploring to challenging roles of the organization. Customer oriented and excellent knowledge with experience in Apparel Industry as well as personal management. Innovative Professional with 9+ years of total experience in New Product Development, Sourcing and Production Excellent and proven expertise in analyzing Quality parameters and techniques. I am enclosing my resume which will give you an in-depth idea of the skills required for the positions. Awaiting for your reply. Email Id: [email protected] Skype Id: srikanth.g.n.halubai Best Regards, Srikanth Halubai | Mob +91 - 7090533336. Srikanth G N Halubai #260/A 15th main 1st Block 3rd Stage, Manjunath Nagar, Rajajinagar, Bangalore - 560010 India Mail Id: [email protected] Skype Id: srikanth.g.n.halubai Mob: +91 - 7090533336. Pass Port No.: U4703741. Quest: Knowledge coupled with skill, acquired through a constant effort to understand ground realities surrounding the TEXTILES and foray into potential areas, wherein expertise can be used to benefit a strategic business unit. CORE STRENGTH Product Development: ? Introducing new fabric technologies for brands ? Market study on the current trends & potential areas of presenting a product. ? Process Implementation - Technical data development for the new products and feasibility studies ? Handling technical queries & grievances Fabric Technology: ? Fabric Quality Analysis, Inspections (four point system), Shade lot segregations, lab testing. ? Offer technical support and carry out analysis of fibres, Yarn, Fabric, Finishes and Wash. ? Developing fabric standards and ensuring that they are maintained to commercial standards. There is liaison with designers and buyers, to make sure that chosen fabrics meet the needs of the clients in terms of quality, performance and price. ? Color testing of fabrics and approve laboratory dips. ? Attend trend presentations, source ideas from magazines and go to yarn/fabric /garment shows for technical innovation. Strategic Management: ? Negotiating rates with buyers and vendor by effective vendor management & evaluation to produce products at desired rates for highly competitive markets ? Supplier integration and develop a preferred vendor base with improved service levels ? Identifying gaps in competitor's portfolio and understanding market needs for advising development team to develop products required by different distributors/ brands/ regions ? Analyzing the process of manufacturing/sourcing for optimized performance. ? Planning system feasibility for optimized performance. ? Proposing a system to the management with various presentation. ? Implementing system trials and studding results of several trials till system is found feasible. ? Implementing the feasible system. Purchase/ Production Management: ? Coordinating with other departments for material planning, procurement & ensuring continuous supply at optimum costs ? Handling sourcing through identification of alternate cost effective vendors/suppliers with an aim of procuring production & packaging materials ? Designing production plan and controlling day to day production affairs by designing production tracker to ensure timely deliveries to market ? Participating in cost calculation & reduction and resolving issues related to the production functions ? Align service level of sourcing, manufacturing, to achieve business plan. ? Provide inputs to team on OTIF improvement requirements by analyzing inward OTIF data to determine root causes for OTIF miss, identify trends for different categories and improvement areas. Client Relationship Management: ? Ensuring high quality services, resulting in customer satisfaction and optimum resource utilization ? Interacting with potential clients & understand their requirements and customizing the product and services accordingly ? Interaction with top management of vendor partners to meet our company needs and meet strategic goals Team Management: ? Motivating, organizing and encouraging teamwork within the workforce to ensure set productivity targets are met ? Imparting training to the team for enhancing their skill levels and monitoring their performance & progress ? Empower team to set and achieve tangible short term and conceptual long term goals. PRODUCT KNOWLEDGE ? All woven fabrics (Shirt weight / Bottom Weight / Denims & Women's wear) ? Industrials Washing techniques (Denim washes / Softeners & Enzyme washes) ? Industrial processing & Dyeing knowledge ? Costing of all woven fabrics