BUILDING COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE
Joined the Gayatri Group in 1995 and has been overseeing the Urban Construction and Hospitality businesses with astounding success. With more than twenty-five years of experience, she has made a name for the Group in both Industrial and Residential projects, her star achievements including the prestigious twin theatres – Maheshwari-Parameshwari, which were constructed in record time, the impressive TSR Towers, and the Park Hyatt Hyderabad, a 7-Star luxury hotel. She has also initiated strategic joint ventures with big players of the construction industry like DLF Limited
Presently leads the Gayatri Group. Since 1989, he has taken the Group to newer heights, diversifying into owning and operating of infrastructural assets like major roads, power plants, and renewable energy assets. His other ambitious forays include Hospitality, Real Estate and Bio-organics. He has done his Masters in Construction Engineering and Management from the University of Michigan, USA and also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Purdue University, USA. He envisions the Gayatri Group becoming the leading business house of modern India.
Has played a pivotal role in the Gayatri Group since 1989. He is an Engineering Graduate from Berkley University, USA. Specialising in Harbour Works, Structural Works, Industrial projects, Road projects, and other Infrastructure works, he is responsible for the construction of the entire Fisheries Harbour at Chennai and a major portion of the Mechanised ORE-handling Project for the Chennai Port Trust. He is highly respected for his timely completion of many prestigious Toll projects in the most challenging construction environments.
A Post Graduate in Commerce who has, over the years, gained experience in the field of civil construction in execution and management. Under his guidance we have completed the Upper Krishna Project, which involved huge quantities of excavation and mass concreting. He is into the Hospitality Industry and runs the Grand Kakatiya Hotel & Towers, a Five Star Hotel in the City of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.
A CAIIB with an experience of 43 years as a banker at Bank of Baroda, he has also worked as a full time advisor and as the officer responsible for running the Naandi Foundation, an autonomous foundation for the development of Andhra Pradesh. In Bank of Baroda, he was bestowed the Silver Shield Award (for outstanding performance and for deposit mobilization for 10 consecutive years), the Special Silver Award and the Illustrious Banker Award. After retirement in 1999 he has been working on Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) recovery project, reducing sick units in the Banking Industry and trying to revive them, and researching self-help groups.
With A Master in Science and a Doctorate in Philosophy in the field of Pure Chemistry from the University of Calcutta, he has 37 years of experience in the Paper and Pulp Industry. He worked for Companies like ITC Bhadrachalam Paper Board in India and abroad.