Managing Director & Co-Founder
A serial entrepreneur, a philanthropist, and an avid yoga practitioner; Ms. Neelam Bafna brings nearly four decades of experience in diverse industries that include material testing, healthcare, textiles, apparels, and handicrafts.
Mrs. Neelam Bafna co-founded TCR Engineering Services with the Late V.K. Bafna. She shared his vision to build a global company and create a legacy that is known for its unprecedented quality, unwavering ethics and unbiased results. At TCR, she oversees operations, finance, and administration.
She leads by example and is driven by her fundamental belief that passionate people are drivers of businesses. With her infectious energy, she encourages her employees to perform to their full potential. Mrs. Bafna is a quintessential people’s person and builds bridges intuitively and consistently. Her flexibility to take on divergent points of view to arrive at the best possible solution makes her a great leader. Warm and approachable, she is the cohesive force that keeps the TCR family together. She is a multi-faceted personality with many talents and interests.
In addition to TCR, she has successfully founded and led many other ventures. From showcasing India’s rich handicrafts to connoisseurs abroad, exporting luxury fabrics and apparel to launching an innovative wound care product, Neelam has several accomplishments to her credit. She is always buzzing with new ideas, synergy possibilities and solutions. She is also deeply committed to a number of social causes and charities that she regularly contributes but rarely talks about. An avid yoga enthusiast, she also loves traveling and is well-known for her culinary skills.
A disruptive thinker, an inspirational leader, and a passionate Crossfit enthusiast; Mr. Rohit Bafna brings his "magnetic" warmth in connecting with people at all levels. He is the force behind brand TCR's global expansion.
He wears several hats with utmost elan and has the unique ability to see the big picture. Under his leadership, brand TCR undertook a transformational digital initiative in the late 1990's on an ambitious scale that was unseen and unheard of in the world of material testing. From being the pioneer of web presence before the advent of online business to preparing for the future by building an online community on social media, he has done it all with astonishing impact on the ecosystem. A focused strategic intent, paired with a hands-on-approach makes him an exemplary leader.
Previously, Rohit held senior leadership roles in the areas of International Business Development with Mphasis and Verizon from 1996-2008. Based out of Washington DC, he implemented multiple Techno + Customer-Centric Business solutions for clients including Chase, ABN AMRO, Singapore Airlines, Novartis. He was known for his in-depth understanding of customer pain points and translating that into magical solutions.
Rohit is a board member of "Each One, Teach One" a philanthropic organization focused on educating and creating opportunities for the underprivileged children in India. He has also been on the management committee of American Alumni Association (an active unit of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce). Rohit's joi de vivre is simply contagious.
Passionate about building and transforming businesses, driving innovation, coaching and building high-performance teams, Rohit has been the powerful force behind the TCR's global presence. His sound leadership, boundless energy, exemplary foresight, and innate ability to bring out the best in people around him, gives him an exceptional edge over his contemporaries.