Core Team

Core Team

We are recognized by blend of thought-provoking people with diverse backgrounds, cross- cutting skills and rich experience of working at different scales and regions rolled up together with a desire to participate in the development process. Our team of designers, planners, engineers, technical, financial and management experts has outstanding track record of leading the projects successfully through strong analytical and consulting skills. The team has been handling multiple complex projects and led strategic approach that aligns to project vision and goals.

We bring in deep understanding of project management, right from initiation to delivery. Our strategic and tactical thinking, excellent time management and outstanding communication skills allows to seamlessly manage the scope, schedule, risk and quality of projects. We always maintain close working relationship with specialists and sector experts from across the country to bring in excellent capabilities and deep local expertise to help clients in addressing the challenges and meet their needs in creating sustainable infrastructure for the future.

Srinivas Banda
  • Strategic thinker with 30+ years of experience in Project Development Advisory, Transaction Advisory, PPP Project Structuring, Trade Development, Trade Facilitation etc.
  • Management expert with exposure in all sectors of Infrastructure Spectrum
  • Structured 50+ PPP Projects across the sectors
  • Business Exposure in South East Asia, Middle East and African countries (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Sultanate of Oman, Kingdom Bahrain, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, China etc.)

Core areas of expertise:
  • Project Conceptualization
  • Strategy Development
  • Risk Management
  • Relationship Management
  • PPP Project Structuring and Viability Analysis
  • PPP Policy Framework
  • Handholding ULBs for Resource Mobilization
  • Capacity Building on PPP

Spearheaded large scale infrastructure projects such as MICE Hub, Asia’s largest Bus Terminal, Tourism Hubs, Hotels, Convention Centers, Metro terminals, logistic parks, industrial parks, SEZs, wayside amenities, Golf courses etc. on PPP Mode.

Lakshminarayana Katragadda
  • A Management Graduate with 35+ years experience in preparing Development Plans, Strategy Plans and Master Plans for tourism destinations
  • Extensively worked with various State Governments on preparation of DPRs for availing financial assistance under various schemes of Ministry, Government of India
  • Instrumental in developing various infrastructure projects on PPP basis
  • Prepared Development Plans for more than 100 Projects in South India
Core areas of expertise:
  • Market Assessment
  • Benchmarking Studies
  • Stakeholder Consultations
  • Best Use Option Study
  • Project Conceptualization
  • Pre-feasibility & Feasibilities
  • Detailed Project Reports
  • Project Structuring
  • Bid Process Management
Sreedevi Uppalapati
  • An Engineer & a Planner with 20+ years experience in preparing Development Plans, Strategy Plans and Master Plans for tourism destinations
  • Extensively worked with various State Governments on preparation of DPRs for availing financial assistance under various schemes of Ministry, Government of India
  • Instrumental in developing more than 50 infrastructure projects on PPP basis
  • Strong project management skills in implementing projects in specified timeframe
  • Key Sectors – Tourism, Social and Urban Infrastructure
Core areas of expertise:
  • Market assessment
  • Benchmarking studies
  • Stakeholder consultations
  • Best use option study
  • Project conceptualization
  • Pre-feasibility & feasibilities
  • Detailed Project Reports
  • Project structuring
  • Bid process management

Instrumental in preparing development plans for Ministry of Tourism, Government of India’s Iconic Sites (Ajanta, Ellora, Colva and Amer). Extensively involved in various PPP projects namely MICE hub, convention & exhibition facilities, eco-tourism projects, theme parks, cultural complexes, agro trade centres, sports arena etc.

Sekhar Tanguturi
  • Management expert with 15+ years experience in infrastructure development with specialization in transportation sector (ports & logistics), cross-sector PPPs, capacity building, policy support etc.
  • Core Sectors – Transportation Sector (Logistics, ports, railways, Wayside Amenities etc.)
  • Experience on wide range of projects including policy advisory, feasibility and bankability studies, financial modelling, training and capacity building (PPP), due-diligence, project structuring, transaction-advisory services/ bid process management, amongst others.
  • Extensive cross country working experience with project execution in India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Namibia, Uganda and Mozambique
  • Worked with multi-lateral agencies, federal government ministries, state-governments, leading private sector and private-equity players.
Core areas of expertise:
  • Policy advisory
  • Feasibility & bankability studies
  • Financial modeling
  • Due-diligence
  • Project structuring
  • Transaction-advisory services
  • Training & capacity building (PPP)

Has extensive working experience in Core Sector such as Transportation which includes Logistics, ports, railways, Wayside Amenities etc.

Raghu Ram
  • Project Consultant with 13+ years of experience to appraise Industrial projects based on market study, technical feasibility & financial viability and recommend for funding of projects by Banks / Financial institutions.
  • Project appraisal for more than 50+ projects for various industries in different sectors such as Food Processing, Ports, Healthcare, Hospitality, Animal Husbandry, Textiles, Steel, Beverages, General Engineering, Renewables, Real Estate Housing & Irrigation.
  • Executed more than 20 projects as Lenders Independent Engineering Services for banks/ financial institutions to carry out third party project progress monitoring & reporting on a regular basis during the period of construction for release of instalments of term loans.
  • Land requirement / assessment of industrial projects in the state of Telangana for more than 15 projects.
Core areas of expertise:
  • Project Appraisal
  • Technical feasibility
  • Financial Viability
  • Market Assessment
  • Risk Analysis


Sarjeshwar Nath Mathur
  • Legal Professional with 30+ years of experience in Legal, Secretarial and Corporate Advisory Services.
  • Experience includes Structuring, advising and drafting of project contracts and tender documents relating to core Infrastructure Projects [ in private sector and on PPP / Non-PPP format basis], developing and finalizing contractual documents for sub-components of infrastructure projects, Business restructuring arrangements involving mergers, hiving off of units and formation of Joint Venture Companies (JV) including drafting of underlying documentation.
  • Worked with IL&FS and GMR Group for more than two decades in developing contracts in various infrastructure sectors. Experience also includes handholding for incorporation of DMICDC and legal structuring of initial NODES of DMICDC Industrial Corridor.
Core areas of expertise:
  • Contracts Development
  • Legal Due Diligence
  • PPP Legal Structuring
  • Loan Documentation
  • Restructuring of Project Documentations
  • Legal Structuring of SPVs, SPCs and JVs
Shenbaga Raman
  • Finance Professional with 25+ years of experience in Financial Closures and Fund Raising.
  • Extensive experience in Structuring Pooled Funds, Equity Funds, Municipal Bonds, Laon Restructuring etc
  • Successfully managed 5,000 Crores Pooled Municipal Debt Obligation (PMDO) Fund as Fund Manager
  • Mobilized more than Rs. 3,000 Crores of Loans to State PSUs for development of Infrastructure Projects with most attractive terms
  • Sector experience in Urban, Industrial & Logistics Infrastructure Sectors
Core areas of expertise:
  • Fund Structuring
  • Fund Mobilization
  • Resource Mobilization including Central & MLAs
  • Loan Syndication
  • Fund Management
  • Exploring Alternative Financing Mechanisms for long term projects
Dr. Jyotirmoy Tripathi
  • Over 2 decades of extensive experience in Infrastructure & Real-estate Program & Project Management
  • Proven experience in implementation of Integrated Townships, SEZs & FTWZs, Logistic Parks & Urban Mobility Projects.
  • Proven success in leading multi-dimensional Projects from inception to delivery – High-rise Towers, Residential Townships, Commercial Hubs, SEZ & FTWZ, Airports, Infrastructure, Hotels & Convention Centres, Urban Mobility System through private and Govt PPP Collaborations
Core areas of expertise:
  • Project Development
  • Construction Management
  • Compliance Management
  • Exploring New Technologies & Processes in Construction Management
  • Crisis Management Project Implementation
  • Cost Optimization
Venkata Ramana Dabburi
  • Over Four Decades of experience in Civil Engineering field, more specially in Tendering and Contract Management.
  • Experience in Structuring, Tendering and Implementation of Large Infrastructure Projects.
  • Retired as Chief Civil Engineer in a large State PSU and is highly knowable on Statutory Requirements of public procurements.
  • Worked with IL&FS Group and Telangana State Tourism Development Corporation as Advisor – Infrastructure and has hands on experience in Project Development and Implementation.
Core areas of expertise:
  • Public Procurement Protocols
  • Contracts Development
  • PPP Structuring
  • Contractor Development
  • Construction Management
  • Cost Management
  • Project Scheduling
G Ravinder
  • An engineer and management expert with around 30 years of experience in the field of Healthcare and various industrial sectors
  • Extensive experience in Project Management from Project Concept stage to Commissioning.
  • Implemented about 30 + tertiary care hospitals /teaching hospitals and 5 industrial projects across India and abroad.
  • Expertise in monitoring ARPOB, EBIDTA, MIS
  • Conducting business reviews, CAPEX & OPEX budgets, implementation of patient feed back system & Patient centric strategies, OP & IP QMS
  • Finalization of KRAs, implementation of KPIs, statutory compliances, CAMC of medical & non medical equipment, building services & facility management etc.
Core areas of expertise:
  • Project Conceptualization
  • Project Planning
  • Designs validation
  • Clinical planning
  • Medical & non-medical equipment planning
  • Construction of Civil & MEP
  • Project Procurement
  • Space acquisitions