It’s in our name.

Your dedicated Quarterback.

With a focus on consumer product companies, our expertise lies in making quick decisions to optimise your design, supply chain and business processes. Both the coach and the player, we understand your vision for your business and lay down the steps you need to take.

Vision

To be the main catalyst behind the global success of a consumer product company.

Mission

To become a globally trusted partner for consumer product companies, by providing the best and tailor-made consulting services to solve their hard problems.

Shrugal Nagarkar

Founder & CEO

With a rich heritage of engineering prowess spanning four generations, Shrugal has always been captivated by the mechanics of how things work and the creative challenge of enhancing their design. From a young age, his fascination with engineering was evident as he devoted countless hours to constructing intricate Lego and Technic models. This passion naturally led him to pursue a career in engineering, culminating in a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.

With over a decade of experience in the field, Shrugal brings a wealth of knowledge in Product Design, Manufacturing, and Engineering Operations. His comprehensive involvement in the product lifecycle of numerous projects, from initial concept through to design and manufacturing, showcases his expertise.

Leveraging his extensive experience with start-ups, Shrugal founded Quarterback Engineering, a consultancy dedicated to assisting companies in creating purpose-driven products. His tenure with some of Singapore’s most dynamic and challenging consumer product start-ups has endowed him with profound insights into the intricate difficulties businesses encounter, as well as the strategic approaches required at various stages of a start-up’s growth.

At his core, Shrugal is a technologist with a mission to incrementally improve the world through technology. His deep-rooted belief in the transformative power of engineering solutions positions him as an ideal partner for companies looking to navigate the complexities of product development and scale new heights in their industry.

Present
2022
QUARTERBACK ENGINEERING SOLUTIONS

FOUNDER, CEO

2021
SENSORFLOW

Director, Engineering (Hardware)

Oversaw the hardware team, improved the existing product line up and managed their contract manufacturer.

2020
ADVANTIR INNOVATIONS

Technical Consultant

Redesigned Swirlgo to resolve many functional issues. Designed & Optimized Capsule for tooling (DFM), managed prototyping for the Machine and Capsule, BOM optimisation and supplier introduction & selection.

2018
STRUCTO 3D

Director, internal Operations 

Director, Program (Velox)

Responsible for the development, qualification and launch of first “Chair-side 3D Printer with post curing”. Streamlined workflow involving suppliers, cost reduction programs, lead-time reduction and payment term improvements.

2014
ZIMPLISTIC INVENTIONS

Director, MFG Operations

Head of Manufacturing

Project Manager

Senior NPI Engineer

Managed design, quality & manufacturing team to restart mass production of their flagship product Rotimatic to deliver a revenue of 20 Million USD in a year. Demonstrated a 30% cost reduction upon establishing a Manufacturing and Procurement Department.

2011
TATA MOTORS

Design Engineer

 

2009
GKN SINTER METALS

Assistant Manager

2020
Quantic School of Business and Technology

Executive MBA

2009
Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani)

B.E. Hons. Mechanical ENGINEERING

WITH PRACTISE SCHOOL

Hear It From Our Clients

Shrugal is very detail oriented and process driven. He first understands the problem then thinks of different solutions, and then acts on the best solution. As one of the top performers in the team, he was able to help avoid a lot of issues.

Pranoti N

Founder & CEO

Shrugal is a hands-on person with knowledge spanning from Design to Manufacturing. He is always prepared with “What if ” scenarios and is one step ahead and ready with a solution.

Max P

Founder & CEO

I was amazed at Shrugal’s thought process and quick solutioning to get things moving. He is an expert in design and manufacturing with a lot of suppliers willing to help just after one phone call.

Jeremy T

Founder & CEO

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