Mr. Vilas Chitnis has more than 25 Years of experience in the field of Instrumentation and Process Control.He has started his career with AFFCO in Mumbai as a R & D Engineer. He has worked as Maintenance Manager for various plants in RCF and has commissioned several Distributed Control Systems, PLC and SCADA systems while working in RCF in their Projects Department.He is responsible for starting a Diploma College in RCF for various disciplines.
He was General Manager of Emerson Process Controland is responsible to promote DCS business and Field Bus technologies. He was a Vice President of Emerson Network Power.
Now, he is a CEO of Cierto Control And Solutions (I) LLP (CSIL), which is a knowledge-based company having Two International Collaboration in the field of Automation, Process control.Mr.Vilas Chitnis was a Member of Board of Studies of Pune University for seven years. He is also a Member of Board of Studies of Mumbai University for Instrumentation.
He is on the Management Committee of Instruments Expert club and also a Sr. Member of ISA, Maharashtra. He is a founder member of CARIMO group of IIT-Bombay.His personal interests are in communication technology, process control applications, and substation automation, Pipeline SCADA and Power distribution.