Dayal Singh Duggal

Dayal Singh Duggal is the Founder Director at DSP Technologies, a company providing professional sales and marketing consulting support to the defence and aerospace industry involved in the field of specialized electronic components and sub-systems. He has joined SMCEL as President during 2015 and works as advisor on RF & Microwave Business. His previous assignment was Country Director at Thales India. He has over 40 years of experience in the aerospace and defence industry including working in the field of sales and marketing of electronic equipment, components & subsystems. The various products handled include Ground and Airborne radars, EW missiles, Commercial and civil satellites, conventional and digital Radiology, plasma heating for nuclear fusion, Test and measuring instruments etc. Previously, he was the Country Director (Components and Subsystems Group) of Thales between 1983 and 2008 at Thales India. He was responsible for the activities of Thales for India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan. He was also able to successfully sign and execute Technology Transfer agreements for licensed production of Thales Products in India that helped eliminate competition in important Defence programs. From 1970 to 1983, he was leading a group of about 20 professionals at Blue Star Ltd., representing all products from Hewlett-Packard USA.

Col S.D Maini (Rtd)

Col.S.D.Maini is the co-founder of S M Creative Electronics Ltd in 1992, along with Sanjay Trehan.

He was commissioned in the Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (EME), Indian Army in 1950. Later, he joined Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), the premier defense electronics company in India and he was instrumental in setting up Ghaziabad, Panchkula, and Kotdwar Plants of BEL and retired from BEL in 1985 as Executive Director (Northern Units).

He actively takes part in product design, development & engineering activities and quality assurance.