Group Leader - Advanced Steel Technology, Manufacturing Research Department, R&A Engineering
Ford Motor Company
Raj Sohmshetty has over 24 years of experience automotive product development and materials & manufacturing research. He is currently a Group Leader and Technical Expert in Research & Advanced Engineering at Ford Motor Company. In this capacity he leads a team of engineers and researchers to identify, develop, and implement new steel materials and manufacturing process technologies to achieve weight, cost, and attribute improvements in future Ford vehicles. He holds over 10 patents in automotive design and manufacturing and published over 25 technical reports and papers.