Management Team

Meet the team that brings vision, innovation and experience to ASC.

Each member of the ASC Management Team has decades of industry experience, performing at a high level across the globe. Together, they all provide the vision and guidance that keeps ASC at the forefront of the industry.

Gordhan Patel

Chairman and Founder

Anaya Vardya

President & CEO

David Lackey

VP of Business Development


Jay Hirpara

Executive Vice President

Mohammed Khan

Director of Operations

John Johnson

Director of Quality
Bob Duke

Bob Duke

President, Global Sourcing Division
Doug Palladino

Doug Palladino

VP of Finance
Jim Zeman

In Memoriam: Jim Zeman, 1964-2022

On Sept. 17, 2022 we lost a valuable team member when Jim Zeman passed away suddenly.

Jim was our Director of Quality for over the last 10 years. 

 All of us at ASC extend our heartfelt  condolences to Jim’s family and friends especially his wife of 34 Years Patricia; his children Thomas (Megan), James (Carrie) and Jane; his brothers John (Donna), Charlie and Bob (late Yvonne).

Francis Chackanad

In Memoriam: Francis Chackanad, 1952-2016

On June 3, 2016 we lost a very special member of the ASC team when Francis Chackanad passed away suddenly.

Francis had served as the President of American Standard Circuits from 1988 until his passing.

All of us at ASC extend our deepest sympathy to Francis' family and friends, especially his wife of 39 years Anniamma and his children Reena, Rigi, and Ronia Chackanad.