SUN Automation Group® Announces Amit Nayak as New Product Manager

Glen Arm, Maryland (February 20, 2024) – SUN Automation Group (SUN), a global leader in providing innovative solutions to the global corrugated industry, is proud to announce that Amit Nayak has been hired as the new Product Manager for SUN’s IIoT solution, Helios. Amit brings a wealth of expertise in business analytics and product management, positioning him to significantly expand Helios’ market presence and enhance its offerings to meet the evolving demands of box plants worldwide.

Amit comes to SUN with a robust background in business intelligence and identifying customer needs through research and analytics. Amit earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Master of Science in Business Analytics from George Washington University. Prior to joining SUN, Amit was instrumental in developing strategic product initiatives at MicroStrategy in Virginia, where he excelled in optimizing gateway solutions.

 “Amit’s exceptional skills in data analytics and product management make him a valuable addition to our team,” said Gokul Gopakumar, Vice President of Technology and Business Development at SUN. “His insights will be pivotal as we continue to advance Helios and better serve the needs of the corrugated sector.”

In his new role, Amit will focus on optimizing the capabilities of Helios, SUN’s OEM-agonistic technology which is designed to minimize unplanned downtime and maximize output through advanced machine learning. In addition, Amit will work to drive sales and marketing strategies to expand SUN’s reach across the corrugated industry.

“Amit’s ability to navigate and interpret business intelligence data, coupled with a keen understanding of customer needs, positions us for continued success in expanding Helios’ reach and capabilities,” says Greg Jones, Executive Vice President at SUN. “We look forward to Amit’s leadership as we elevate our IIoT solutions to meet the evolving demands of box plants globally.”

Amit’s arrival marks a significant step in SUN’s ongoing effort to enrich its knowledge base and team, reinforcing the company’s commitment to delivering cutting-edge solutions to its customers. As the corrugated industry increasingly embraces artificial intelligence, SUN remains dedicated to leading the charge in equipping clients with the tools necessary for their operational success.


About SUN Automation Group®   
SUN Automation Group® is a global industry leader providing corrugated box plants with innovative equipment for feeding, printing and converting. The wide range of products are proven solutions for increasing production, efficiency, and profitability. With 24/7 on-site technical support, SUN Automation is known for its exceptional service. Headquartered outside of Baltimore, MD, SUN Automation has service centers around the globe. To keep up to date with SUN Automation’s innovations and news, visit 

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