The ELE Leadership Team

Manesh Pandya,
Managing Director

Manesh Pandya - ELE

Manesh joined the company in 2001. He has had a lengthy career in management positions at international manufacturing companies.  He is an operational and lean manufacturing expert who has experience of successfully establishing offshore manufacturing sites. Manesh’s primary focus is on customer and business development.

Peter Palij,
Commercial Director

Peter Palij - ELE

Joining ELE Advanced Technologies in January 2002, Peter has a wealth of knowledge and experience of Industrial Gas Turbines (IGT) and Aerospace markets having worked in these sectors for past 20 years. Originally a production engineer, Peter can therefore readily appreciate the technical challenges to which the customers are seeking a solution.

Peter Calderbank,
Operations Director

Peter Calderbank - ELE

Peter Calderbank has been with the company since 2008 after an extensive background in manufacturing engineering, predominately in the automotive sector. As a result he has considerable experience in operations management and lean manufacturing.

Peter also heads the various cutting edge research projects the company is engaged in.

David Dudley,
Technical Director

Dave Dudley - ELE

David is one of the newest member of the ELE leadership team, but is a returnee – having started his ELE career in 1996.

From 2006 to 2013, he was Quality Assurance Manager with the added role of Head of Engineering. David is now responsible for the control and function of the Manufacturing Engineering & Quality Engineering Department and personnel at ELE’s UK and Eastern European Plants.

He is also responsible for the dissemination of Six Sigma, Advanced Quality Tools & Techniques and Lean Manufacturing Philosophies throughout ELE’s UK and Eastern European Plants (Qualified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt)

Quick Enquiry Form