Chaitra Nailadi VP TECH V.P. of Technology

Chaitra Nailadi joined Paradigm Precision in September 2021 as the VP of Technology over our U.S. and international operations.

Chaitra has over 20 years of experience in aviation engineering and manufacturing operations. Most recently, he worked in East Hartford, CT as the Director, Sustaining Military Engines, Manufacturing & Operations at Pratt & Whitney. His prior experience also includes professional engagements in Engineering and Technology at General Electric Aviation, ATK Aerospace (Northrup Grumman), and DaimlerChrysler (Stellantis).

Chaitra holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Bangalore University in Bangalore, India. He also has a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Wyoming as well as a MBA from The Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. He has been awarded the PW Presidents Leadership Award for Customer Excellence on the Auxiliary Power Units business and the GE Presidents Award for Engineering Excellence on the Thrust Reverser business. He is also an author of multiple technical publications in peer reviewed journals and conference proceedings.