Principal Sound Design Architect, General Motors
A classically trained musician, electronics engineer and wellness coach, Jay is General Motor’s Principal Sound Design Architect. Jay emigrated from Mumbai to New York City in 2008 to pursue a master’s degree in music technology, which led him to working stints in the studio with some of the most iconic names in pop music. At General Motors, Jay creates advanced sound design and works with a team of engineers to bring them from concept to production electric vehicles. His work also expands to working on advanced technology, creating patents and coming up with the aural sound strategy for General Motor’s brands. Music and wellness are among Jay’s greatest passions. Outside of work, Jay practices sound healing therapy and is a member of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra board of trustees.