President, AASKI Engineering & Technology (AET) Business Unit
Prior to his current position, Bharat Parikh was President of the AASKI Engineering & Technology Business Unit of MAG Aerospace, located in Tinton Falls, New Jersey.
Bharat is a technical and management professional with over 25 years of experience in the communications and networking industry with a strong emphasis on Acquisition Management and Engineering.
He is highly proficient on the DoD 5000 acquisition regulation and processes. He was an Army Civilian in PEO EIS, PM DCATS for 9 years from 1989-1998, and was involved in advanced IP networking technology in commercial industry from 1998-2002. Bharat was a US representative to NATO for 6 years in an Ad-Hoc Experts Group for satellite communications waveforms.
Bharat was the CEO of AASKI Technology prior to the acquisition by MAG in 2020. AASKI Technology delivered professional services for planning, designing, implementing, securing, and managing highly complex, mission-critical networks and systems. delivers complete lifecycle communications, infrastructure and support for the world’s most demanding clients – from the U.S. Department of Defense to leading communication service providers and contractors, equipment manufacturers, financial services firms, and pharmaceutical companies.
He has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Rutgers University and a M.S. in EE from Fairleigh Dickinson University.