A Doctorate in Environmental Chemistry from Andhra university, Visakhapatnam and an M.B.A in operations with over 30 years of well-rounded global exposure in the Water Purification technologies and related business development.

33+ YEARS TOTAL EXPERIENCE including Doctoral and post-Doctoral work.

Eureka Forbes Ltd.
1991 to 1995

As a Assistant Manager

1995 to 1998

Executive Manager

Eureka Forbes Ltd..
1998 to 2006

Senior Manager

2006- 2008

QM Manager

Underwriters Laboratories .

Head – Water Business

Freelance Consultant..
since 2014

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  • Excellent Domain/Technical expertise in. Drinking water Treatment Technologies.
  • Business Development / Go to Market strategy.
  • International Standards & Certification of products.
  • Conducting Water Audits.
  • Providing training programs on Water treatment.
  • Knowledge & exposure on Water & Waste water treatment & reuse technologies.
  • Implemented ZLD at Sparkklean Pvt Ltd.
  • Good idea on the practices being followed at both national and international levels in this field.
  • Good idea on the technology providers at both national and international levels.
  • Knowledge on the R&D being done in this field at national and international levels.
  • Associated with CII Environment committee for 5 years and presently associated with BIS as Standards Development
    committee member (FAD 30). Contributed for the development of RO purifier standard and also the microbiological
    standard. Presently working on Arsenic, Fluoride and Nitrate standards.
International Training Program
  • Attended one month Global Leader ship program at US, China and Japan.
  • Member in BIS standards committee and contributed for the development of Water purifier standards.
  • Expert member technical for ASCI (Advertisement Standards Council of India).
  • Delivered talk at various National & International Conferences.
Leadership and Training
  • Headed the water business at Underwriters Laboratories (UL) for Asia.
  • Conceptualized and developed World class water testing Laboratory at Eureka Forbes & UL.
  • Mentored and counseled many individuals who are currently in senior positions in Industry.
  • Developed Quality Management Systems at Givaudan.
Business Development
  • Key contributor in establishing the water business for UL during start-up phase.
  • Took a lead role in the India business foray of UL in the early and later stage.
  • Provided the leadership to grow the water certification programs at UL.
  • Have developed professional relationship with large key customers in India.