Project Director / Construction Manager

Last Updated: 7th May 2018 (over 4 years ago)



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Age Range
55 to 64

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English, Hindi, Urdu


I am a result oriented & experienced project director skilled in project management, sourcing, logistics, quality assurance, liaising and team management. Over a career of more than 30+ years in this space, I have worked across multiple organizations in India and the Middle East. Have gained significant experience in handling the project management aspect for all scales of projects, both small and large. Have also gained expertise in handling the complete responsibility for each project from taking over from sales to client remittances. Have also become proficient in handling sourcing and logistics related work. Have become adept in handling construction activities at all the stages of construction. Am an instinctive leader, capable of attracting, developing and retaining high-performance team members.


Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada.

   Sep 1981
— Aug 1985

Mechanical Engineering with specialisatiion, Mechanical Material Handling and Operations Research.


Hydrochem (S) Pte Ltd., Singapore
Senior Manager - EPC

   Sep 2017
— Feb 2018

 Manage, coordinate and supervise project execution and construction work to ensure completion on time, within budget and with highest quality.
 Review project plan and execute recovery plans wherever necessary.
 Manage all contract documentation and subcontractors required to meet schedule.
 Coordinate with relevant parties to review designs and resolve areas of concern promptly.
 Manage project cash flow.
 Prepare Bill of Materials / Equipment list, budget and manpower plan.
 Arrange for procurement of material as per technical specification and manage deliveries to site with logistics.
 Prepare regular reports including progress updates to management.
 Supervise and monitor site workforce and subcontractor requirements.
 Handle local permits with relevant authorities.
 Coordinate testing and commissioning of the plant and ensure proper handover.

GE Water & Process Technologies, Dubai.
Project Manager

   Feb 2005
— Oct 2016

 Responsible for project execution of Seawater, Brackish Water Desalination, Electro-deionization and Wastewater Treatment
(MBR) plants in Middle East & Africa. The ERP used for Project execution was SAP.
 Assuming complete responsibility of the projects from taking over from Sales to remittance to the customer
 Gaining in-depth experience in Construction, Logistics, Sourcing, Quality and SAP.
 Supervising the various stages of construction for projects, visiting various sites, ensuring that the various parts of the project
are progressing
 Liaising with various departments not only internally like Engineering, Finance, Customer Service, Sourcing, Logistics but also
externally with Sub-contractors, Client & Consultant.
 Managing the project’s schedule and budget, commissioning of the project, handing over to the client and taking their feedback
on the execution for the lessons learnt
 Handled construction activities including preparation of budget, site mobilization, planning, coordination with Engineering,
liaising with consultant/client, scheduling, preparation of progress reports for client, installation, site fabrication, negotiating
with sub-contractors, maintaining quality as per specifications, etc.
 Maintain P&L account of each project through SAP and keep the stake holders informed.