Elias Taye | AIChE

Elias Taye

Principle Engineer of Equipment Technology
Mars Wrigley Confectionery


•   Mechanical Engineer; M.S. & Ph. D in Machine and Mechanism Design for Light Industries

•   6 years in Hilti AG (Europe) – managing the R&D and Supply Group in Ukraine,

•   10 years GM/ Delphi (Detroit, MI)  –  Staff Researcher in Powertrain Mechatronics Group,

•   Currently 9 years with Mars Wrigley – as Principal Engineer of Equipment Technology and Sr Process Engineer of Global Machine Design Group. 

• Holds 23 patents on machine design and automotive mechanical sytems.


Extensive expericence in designing machines and mechanism, electro-mechanical system, kinematics and dynamic analysis, finite element analysis – structural, thermal, modal, vibration and noise analysis, discrete element analysis, fluid dynamics and multiphysics transient and steady state simulation.