Leadership Team

Vic Briccardi, President and CEO

My objective is to maintain RTS’s leadership position in providing high-value solutions to improve our client's manufacturing operations, by empowering each of our associates to provide well engineered, innovative, and value add solutions for our customers. My passion in driving manufacturing operational excellence has resulted in a best-in-class, committed, and versatile team of technology and business focused individuals, working to solve cross-industry problems.

Swaroop Pullela, Director, Digital Manufacturing 

My passion is to create and deliver cutting-edge manufacturing execution solutions which assist companies achieve Industrial Digital Transformation fostering Operational Excellence. I aspire to make the shop floor to top floor simpler while delivering the “Intelligent Factory”.

With many years of experience using SAP MII, SAP ME, SAP DMC, SAP PCo, SAP OEE, SAP UI5, AI, ML, and an IIoT techno-functional consultant with expertise in all aspects of solution development. I have successfully executed projects for several global manufacturing companies worldwide. In addition, I am a Principal Analyst who contributes to technical research in the disciplines of Artificial Intelligence, the Industrial Internet of Things, and Machine Learning.

Grant Vokey, Principal MES Consultant

Over the years I have developed an excellent understanding of Operations level processes in manufacturing (having actually worked in operations for 20 yrs) and how to map those processes to the virtual world within the manufacturing IT applications to truly reflect the real world. From that understanding, my goal in all implementations is to develop solutions that are intuitive to the manufacturing user’s needs in effectiveness and user experience. Solution sets must also be scalable as the company grows in process maturity and sustainable over the life cycle of the enterprise applications as a whole.

Krunal Vashi, Project Sales Manager

As an experienced project sales and technical professional, I deliver customer value with industrial automation controls and instrumentation solutions. My background spans a variety of industries, from water/wastewater to industrial manufacturing to nuclear and discrete/process industries. Proficient in converting customer requirements to defined measurable scope of work, while offering “best in class” leading technology solutions. Always believe that the customer is the single most valuable asset an organization can have and try to deliver “Customer Satisfaction” at all times. I hold PMP® certification from PMI-USA and registered as EIT with Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO).

David Brown, Systems Integration/Controls Manager

My Automation Team is focused on delivering quality Control Systems with the upmost in professionalism. We strictly follow project protocols along with our ISO procedures to deliver solutions aligned with PMP best practices. Our passion for excellence and sense of urgency, along with my strong commitment to continuous improvement ensures we are always trying to find better ways of doing things while making us more competitive. I believe that our customers deserve the best service and that as a team, RTS provides such service.