About PROSINT

Prosint unites an industry-leading team of scientists, engineers, specialists, and assembly personnel. Together, the Prosint team provides customers with best in class manufacturing systems that cover the full automation environment.

Our systems address a range of industrial and manufacturing needs that include cutting, welding, marking, scribing, drilling, and ablating. Prosint is known for building rugged reliable machines that perform to exacting standards.

Design, fabrication, assembly, and process development all are completed in the state of the art Prosint manufacturing facility in San Jose, CA. Using fully integrated Enterprise Resource Planning systems, we manage the requirements of our customers — such as those in the Fortune 50 — while maintaining the attention to detail that our customers’ specialized solutions demand.

Management Team:

Krishna Rajagopal

Chief Facilitator of Great Outcomes.

Krishna Rajagopal

Mr. Rajagopal’s deep experience in marketing, sales, customer service, and business management — gained over his long career — led him to form Prosint and acquire A1-Laser International Inc. in 2015. As Chief Facilitator of Great Outcomes, Mr. Rajagopal provides strategic vision to enable aggressive growth paired with profitability. He began his career as a Technical Sales Manager at Sequoia Automatic, where he increased sales five-fold and market share in five years. He also served as COO at a small manufacturing firm near Chicago, advancing to Managing Partner. While there, he turned the company around, increasing its value a dozen fold and enabling over $22MM in capital investments while maintaining a minimal debt load. His innovative use of technology in streamlining manufacturing processes helped get the company ranked as one of the nation’s top manufacturing shops. Mr. Rajagopal earned both his MBA and his Masters in Information Systems from the Keller Graduate School of Management.

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Elavarasan ‘Ela’ Ramasamy, PhD

Chief Technology Officer - Laser Processes

Elavarasan ‘Ela’ Ramasamy, PhD

Dr. Ramasamy brings extensive research, laser process, and laser application development experience to Prosint. He has been with the company since the beginning, originally coming on board as Vice President of Operations at A1-Laser International. Dr. Ramasamy launched his career as a Research Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department at Kansas State and advanced as a Process Development Engineer at Resonetics. He has worked as a Research Engineer in fluid mechanics at Florida State University and as a Senior Project Manager at Memry Corporation. Dr. Ramasamy got his Masters in Technology studying Laser and Electro-optical Engineering at Anna University in Madras, India and his PhD from the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, India

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N. Jones

Chief Design Guru

Mr. Jones is a highly esteemed, innovative designer, working as an advisor to Prosint on automation architecture and machine design. He steered Seagate through its transition from manual tools to its first fully automated disk drive assembly line in the 1980s. Later, at Western Digital, he developed a state-of-the-art automated drive assembly line that’s proven itself the fastest, most efficient assembly line of its type in the world. His success at Western Digital led Mr. Jones to transition to work as an independent automation consultant. Over lengthy career, he has also designed automation systems for the fiber optic industry and Tesla Motors. Mr. Jones’ expertise enables a very steep volume ramp, bringing in new ideas and building new vendor relationships.

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Daniel Hansell, CPA

General Manager and Chief Financial Officer

Daniel Hansell, CPA

At Prosint, Mr. Hansell focuses on setting up the required administrative, accounting, quality, and manufacturing procedures required to ensure efficiency and profitability. He brings deep financial, organizational management, and strategic planning expertise to the company, having spent a large portion of his career in manufacturing environments as an operational controller. Mr. Hansell began his career as an audit supervisor at a large national public accounting firm and established his bona fides as a Financial Manager and General Manager for a pharmaceutical contract manufacturer. In that position, Mr. Hansell set up two manufacturing plants and systems in compliance with FDA regulations and instituted quality and cost collection systems. He is an accredited CPA with a B.S. in business administration from Villanova University.

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Todd G. Brehmer

Project/Program Manager

Todd G. Brehmer

Mr. Brehmer manages the build and implementation of laser and automation systems at Prosint. Applying his deep expertize in machine design and mechanical and electrical assembly, he spearheads project management, ensuring timely and cost-effective system delivery. Before joining the firm, Mr. Brehmer worked as an Electro-Mechanical Engineering Manager at Pacific Monolithics, where he developed MMDS wireless TV down converters, managed product lines, and developed several patents. Previously, he was Director of NPI, Pilot Line for MCPA at Spectrian, in which capacity he oversaw the release and transfer of the Pegasus and Osprey products into production, ramping those lines up to $19MM per quarter. Mr. Brehmer began his career at Teledyne MEC as a Production Engineer, working on electronic radar avoidance hardware for military projects. Mr. Brehmer earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado in Boulder.

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