About Kris Bagadia?
Kris Bagadia is a world-renowned CMMS/EAM expert. He is the founder and CEO of PEAK Industrial Solutions, LLC, a firm specializing in maintenance consulting, training and computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) implementation. He has helped a wide variety of clients ranging from universities to hospitals to manufacturing plants to turn their maintenance into profit centers through comprehensive maintenance efficiency assessments (audits). He has helped dozens of clients save money, reduce downtime, and convert from reactive to proactive maintenance.
Mr. Bagadia has been involved with every aspect of CMMS for over two decades, including designing, developing, testing, selling and marketing CMMS. He understands maintenance functionality and how a CMMS can accomplish them. Prior to founding PEAK, Mr. Bagadia was a plant engineer for eight years and a project manager for three different companies. He also worked as a maintenance supervisor for about four years.
In addition to his expertise on CMMS, Mr. Bagadia has extensive consulting experience with maintenance work process flow improvement, planning and scheduling, parts inventory and preventive maintenance optimization.
Mr. Bagadia has authored several books on computerized maintenance, including Computerized Maintenance Management Systems Made Easy, published by McGraw-Hill. He has also published works through John Wiley & Sons and Marcel Dekker Inc. He has been a contributing author for several handbooks and has written numerous articles in technical and trade journals.
He’s an accomplished speaker who makes complex, technical information easy to understand and apply. He has conducted hundreds of seminars on maintenance management since 1992
Mr. Bagadia holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and a master’s degree in Industrial Engineering. He is certified as a Professional Engineer (PE) and a Certified Plant Engineer (CPE).