Umesh works as a direct liaison between the business community and the University. In this role, Umesh works closely with automotive, health care, and technology companies to match University assets to industry needs.
Prior to joining the University of Michigan, he was a senior manager with Accenture where he managed business process and information technology change for a diverse group of global 500 clients. He also worked as a project engineer with Westinghouse Electric Corp.
Umesh received a B.S. in electrical engineering from The Ohio State University and an M.B.A. from Carnegie Mellon University.