Sudheer Kumar N graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and has a postgraduate degree In Industrial Engineering. He has served in Tata Steel for 6 years, implemented various quality systems. He joined ISRO in 2000 and assumed key roles in/as: (1) Developing enterprise software solutions; (2) Core team member for realising ISRO’s largest solid rocket propellant plant, state of art mission control centre, assembly & integration facilities for GSLV Mark III project, radars, and critical equipment for launch complex; and, (3) in-charge of the second vehicle assembly building project which is the largest rocket integration facility of ISRO. In 2011, he was also deputed for the Space Studies Programme at the International Space University in Austria. Mr. Sudheer is presently working as Director of the Capacity Building Programme Office at ISRO HQ and responsible for capacity building in the areas of research and academia interface, start-up incubation, industrialisation, indigenisation, technology transfer, IPR, technical infrastructure, and outreach activities of ISRO.