Manish graduated in 2006 from Virginia Tech with BSEE. He began his career with TMEIC in 2006 while continuing his professional education. In 2009 he completed his MSEE with a concentration in power. After a broad exposure and education in the various TMEIC business units, he joined the global drives division, with concentration on sales and application engineering, new product developments and drive enhancements. His responsibilities include power systems and electronics, adjustable speed drives, and technical training. He is a senior member of IEEE and has authored and presented more than 20 technical papers, magazine articles, tutorials and speaking engagements for several conferences, seminars, workshops and local chapters.