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Lekha Lokhande is one of the young professionals in the CMF field, with a wide variety of experience in different industries such printing, dye sublimation paper manufacturing, glass packaging & decoration and consumer electronics.
She has worked in CMF field as a part of ID, PD, MD and quality engineering field at various organizations such as Microsoft, Saint Gobain and currently at Apple.
She is an individual contributor along with a great team player; visited various countries across the world at material vendors to audit their color dye houses, pigment vendors, provided insightful recommendations to help streamlining color matching workflow, establishing print processes starting from raw material vendor introduction, selection of raw material and equipment, installing equipment at vendors to providing quality inspection methods for the mass production as a Subject Matter Expert.
She is an independent thinker, traveler, engineer by profession but an artistic person at heart, thinks outside the box, recommends less complicated & best possible creative solution to a problem, her unbiased analysis of a situation skill is impeccable.
She loves traveling to various places to enjoy the culture, food and work culture. She also enjoys learning Indian classical dancing, participates in the national level stage shows in the US.
She is a great admirer of Steve Jobs and Bill Gates and follows their believes – “Stay Hungry; Stay Foolish” and “ I will always choose a lazy person to do a difficult job because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.”