Industrial Scientific Welcomes New Vice President of Product Management


PITTSBURGH, PA – October 14, 2021 – Industrial Scientific, a global leader in gas detection and safety as a service, is pleased to announce that Pronitha Shankarananda has joined the company as Vice President of Product Management. Pronitha will be responsible for leading Industrial Scientific’s product management and applications engineering teams while developing and executing global business and product strategy.

Pronitha joins Industrial Scientific from Fluke, where she spent the past 6 years in product management, product marketing, strategy and leadership of some of Fluke’s largest business units. In these roles, she delivered key wins for the business and customers across devices, IoT and software, resulting in a product strategy to solve real customer problems and drive meaningful growth. for the company. Prior to joining Fluke, Pronitha held roles in enterprise sales, software consulting and engineering at various companies around the world.

“Throughout Pronitha’s career, she has demonstrated a unique ability to lead and develop teams towards product and business strategies that truly transform customers and industries,” said Parker Burke, president of Industrial Scientific. . “I look forward to seeing how she accelerates our strategy in pursuit of our vision to eliminate workplace death by 2050.”

Pronitha holds a Bachelor of Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, India, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Delhi, and a Master of Science in Management Studies from Sloan Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Management.

About Industrial Scientific Corporation Industrial Scientific Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fortive (NYSE: FTV), is a global leader in gas detection and safety-as-a-service solutions that keep workers safe in hazardous environments. From the International Space Station to mines deep within the Earth, men and women around the world are betting their lives on the great work of our people. Founded in 1985 and headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, we have more than 1,300 employees worldwide in 21 countries who have dedicated their careers to eliminating workplace fatalities by 2050. Industrial Scientific is the parent company of Intelex Technologies, the world leader in environmental, health, safety and quality (EHSQ) software. Intelex’s industry-leading SAAS platform is used by millions of people around the world to deliver safer, cleaner and more productive operations. For more information, visit


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