Founder and partner sklone
Arun is the founder partner of SLKone and currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer. In more than 30 years in industry line management, interim C-Suite and advisory roles, he has facilitated, coached, led, and partnered with teams globally in operations excellence projects that have resulted in breakthrough successes.
Arun is also a managing director at Amalgam Capital, an independent sponsor investment firm that works with owners of small to mid-size businesses, and through selective acquisitions, builds thesis driven regional platforms. He is a board member for MechanAir, a commercial mechanical, plumbing and HVAC construction and maintenance services provider. In addition, Arun is also an independent board member for EMSAR, a Healthcare and Lifesciences equipment services and repairs provider.
In the past, he has worked in major corporations including SAP, BHP Billiton and TATA. Prior to starting SLKone, Mr. Shukla was a Managing Director & Partner at Berkeley Research Group, Senior Managing Director and Partner at FTI Consulting and Practice Leader in Kepner-Tregoe.
Arun has published numerous articles on Lean, Cost Management, Innovation, and he has appeared on a number of industry forums and global events as a speaker. Arun was the charter member and chapter president for TiE Carolinas – The Indus Entrepreneurs where he supported local community of entrepreneurs and businesses.