Press Release

STEER World Appoints Malay Vyas as President & Business Head of STEER America  

Malay Brings More Than 20 Years of Outstanding Experience and Leadership


Bengaluru Headquartered STEER World, a global leader in engineering innovation, specialising in materials transformation technologies, is pleased to announce the appointment of Malay Vyas as President and Business Head of STEER America, to reinforce its US business. Malay brings over 20 years of experience and leadership to this role.

Based in Houston, Texas, Malay will play a key role in shaping the strategic direction, fostering innovation & leading long-term growth and sustainability initiatives in the region. He will also be responsible for driving the company’s continued success in delivering cutting-edge technologies to customers in the US.

Malay has a strong track record in customer-facing roles in the US. He has built and led high-performing global teams at process equipment manufacturing companies and has a track record of engaging customers with a win-win attitude. His previous leadership roles include positions at The Protectoseal Company, Ingeteam, John Crane, Usha Martin Americas Inc., and L&T Chiyoda, among others.

“Malay brings an outstanding combination of leadership, experience and talent to the President and Business Head position at STEER America”, said TN Hari, Executive Chairman at STEER World. “His extraordinary leadership acumen and deep industry insight align with our dedication to innovation and customer-centric solutions. He brings a visionary approach that will steer our company toward an even more vibrant future and strengthen our strategic presence and leadership position in this important geography.”

“It’s an honour to be appointed as President and Business Head for STEER America,” Malay said. “I look forward to working with STEER World’s incredible team and utilise my knowledge and abilities to drive growth and further facilitate the company’s expansion in the US market.”

Malay holds an MBA from the University of Houston-Victoria and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from The Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda. Outside of work, he is a youth cricket coach and is involved in creative theatre arts for charity.

About STEER World: 

Founded in 1993 by Dr. Babu Padmanabhan, STEER World, is committed to the design, creation and implementation of advanced materials platform technology that effectively transforms and functionalizes materials in the field of pharmaceuticals, plastics, food & nutraceuticals, biomaterials and biorefining. Operating 5 global offices, 10 satellite offices, 4 Application Development Centres and supported by a talented workforce of over 500 engineers, scientists and technicians, the STEER World serves over 50 countries across the globe. STEER World is driven by innovation and holds 90+ granted patents. With a vision to steer a new world, the Group remains focused on the development of advanced platform technologies and processes to improve the quality of life and change the way people live, eat, and stay healthy.