Dinesh Keskar

President, Boeing India

Vice President, Boeing International

 

Dinesh Keskar was appointed vice president of Boeing International and president of Boeing India in March 2009.

He is responsible for representing the entire enterprise and for leading Boeing-wide efforts focused on expanding the company’s local presence and pursuing new growth and productivity initiatives in India.

From August 2004, Keskar served as Boeing Commercial Airplanes vice president of Sales for South and Southeast Asia.

His responsibilities included overseeing all commercial airplanes activities in Brunei, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka.

Since he joined Boeing in June 1980, Keskar has held senior positions in engineering, marketing and sales.

Before joining Boeing, Keskar worked as a research associate in the Flight Dynamics and Control Division at NASA Langley Research Center.

Born on July 25, 1954, in Rajkot, India, Keskar received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Nagpur India with a Gold Medal in 1975.

He received his Master’s and Doctorate Degrees in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Cincinnati in 1976 and 1978, respectively.

Further, he received an MBA from City University in Seattle in 1987 and was a recipient of the President’s Honor Roll. In 1994, he attended the Berkeley Executive Program at the University of California, Berkeley.