Meet Shamika Kulkarni, Red Boot’s Materials Manager. Shamika is a chemical engineer with vast experience in process designing, SAP tools, demand planning, inventory management, and supply chain management. She spent her formative years in Maharashtra, India, where she earned her bachelor’s degree. Before coming to Red Boot, Shamika led the North India planning and production department of Siegwerk, a leading manufacturer of printing inks and coatings.
For Red Boot, Shamika forecasts materials requirements, and develops and implements purchasing strategies and daily activities. You’ll find her communicating with suppliers, and managing our supply chain and inventory.
Shamika chose to work for Red Boot because of its unwavering commitment to innovation and its values that resonate with her own professional philosophy. She was impressed by the company’s dedication and growth as well as the collaborative and dynamic work environment.
When not at work, Shamika enjoys spending time with her family, watching movies, and going for long drives.
Favorite color: Black and white
Favorite beverage: Freshly brewed beer and green tea
Hobbies: Dancing, sketching, traveling and visiting new places
Favorite TV show or Movie: Sarabhai vs Sarabhai (Indian TV show), Friends, and Game of Thrones
Best Piece of Advice: Take time to know yourself.
Three words that describe your coworkers: Collaborative, dedicated, supportive