N S Sampath Kumar, the CEO of JSC is an Alumnus of the Electrical Engineering Dept. of IIT, Kharagpur, graduating in 1975. After working for a year with L&T as a  Graduate Engineer Trainee, he joined IIM, Ahmedabad for a post graduate MBA between 1976 & 1978. He worked in two other organizations before setting up JSC in  1985, joining hands with a network of manufacturers engaged in Power Electronic Systems & Components.