A.W. Chesterton Company has hired Uday Karmarkar as vice president of engineering. Karmarkar will be managing engineering, research and development activities for all of Chesterton’s product lines.
Karmarkar holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering and a master’s degree from the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering - University of Akron. He has over 18 years of industrial experience and holds several U.S. Patents.
Karmarkar’s resume includes engineering positions at GE in the Digital Industrial Transportation business and at Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. Prior to joining Chesterton, Karmarkar was principal engineer-chief engineering for GE in Erie, PA.