India Chapter



    Aravind Babu Ramaraju Facebook

    Aravind ( R Aravind Babu) is associated with an IT major managing the Workplace Services for Hyderabad and also leading few central initiatives for across India. Prior to this he was with Dr. Reddy's Labs. Aravind headed Admin and HR for a BU in his last stint there, and before that was leading Facilities Managent, Travel and Hospitality for the company's India Operations. Aravind has a Bachelor's Degree in Hotel Management and is a Master in Hospitality Management. He has also completed his Executive MBA from IIM Kolkatta, and is pursuing PhD. He is an avid blogger and contributes articles to FM magazines. A keen people person over two decades of experience, Aravind ia associated with many FM forums. ARAVIND also serves on the board of iNFHRA.

    Haraprasad Panda, MRICS Facebook


    Haraprasad is a Senior Professional, a leader with enterprising skills, strategic vision coupled with P&L approach. Strong record of contributions in streamlining operations, planning, stimulating businesses, heightening productivity and improving systems and procedures in Facilities Management, e-Governance & Operations. An energetic and resilient professional with a broad range of experiences across functions & geographies, turnaround and rapid change environments. Excellent in execution, am a superb change agent endowed with learning agility and an ability to fly high & deep dive. Driving operations, Channel Management, Client focus, Business Development, Acquisition & Integration are among the skills sets that have been homed in a career span nearing 2 Decades across markets and industries. He is a Hotel Management professional with an MBA degree.

    Maloncho RaychaudhuriFacebook


    A qualified interior designer, with an extensive experience of managing across industry both domestic and international in real estate, asset and facility management functions spanning an enriched career of 20 years executing operational strategies with insightful knowledge of project management methodologies. Widely praised relationship-building, stakeholder management and interpersonal abilities, with a strong aptitude for building trust-based partnering relationships, advising and influencing strategies, communicating effectively with cross-cultural teams and breaking down complex issues into a distinct vision for all Her experience in corporate services has been with varied industries from Banking , IFM, IT, Telecom .She is currently heading Operations for an UN organization

    Praveen UpadhyayFacebook


    A hands-on expertise with over 29 years of experience in managing Infrastructure and Logistics with large global service delivery organizations and supporting their IT service operations of Delivery Centers with customer touch point. He has championed managing the logistics needs of 24X7 support services operations throughout his career. A Post Graduate in Economics and a certified professional in Six Sigma Green Belt, Business Continuity management based on BS25999 and Internal Auditor for EMS & OHSAS. Proven track record of being instrumental in driving strategic initiatives and optimizing solutions in various projects supporting corporate goals. Expertise in managing and motivating team in an open work environment through period of stress, change, development in a multitasked and fast pace environment.

    Santosh Upadhyay, MRICS Facebook

    With over 20 years of proficient experience in the Commercial, Admin & Corporate Real Estate, Santosh Upadhyay has handled a diverse range of portfolios spanning Hospitality, Procurement, Environment Health & Safety, Maintenance, Projects, Transportation, Travel, Legal, Compliance, Internal Audit, Facilities Management and Business Development. He is MRICS, Chartered Surveyor from Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and holds Hotel Management degree from prestigious “American Hotel & Motel Association” (AH&MA) with Indo American Hotel Management Academy He comes with rich experience working for many leading global organizations. He also has experience working overseas in Muscat (Oman) & Riyadh (Saudi Arabia)

    Siva Prasad Reddy Kadapana Facebook

    Siva is a dynamic professional with over 22 years of rich experience in Strategic Planning, Facilities Management, General Administration, Security Management, Employee Transportation, RE Strategy Management & Execution of Projects, Transactions, Infrastructure. He has a hands-on experience on overall operations ( HR, Admin, IT & Procurement). He is also an integration specialist, who has been part of integrating 3 large organizations. Siva is a Commerce Graduate, Master in Business Administration (HR) from Canterbury University, & also holds Diploma in IRPM from IIMT Chennai.

  • placeDELHI & NCR


    Col. Ashok Prabhakar Facebook

    Col. Ashok Prabhakar, a black cat commando, served with distinction in the Indian Army for 26 years and thereafter joined the Corp. world in 2007. A post-graduate in Technologies from Pune University and Masters in Business Administration from Symbiosis Institute of Management. Presently handling the operations in capacity of VP Commercial Services.  A voracious reader, health and fitness enthusiast, Col. Ashok is also a Yoga Trainer and is also a faculty at Art of Living.

    Gautam Verma Facebook

    Graduate in Arts, with Diploma in Hotel Management & Catering Technology. Worked in Administration / Facilities Management.

    Kirti W Sharma Facebook

    Pragmatic, business value driven senior executive with 28 plus years of experience in Litigation and e-Discovery and Contract Lifecycle, IT infrastructure, Information Security, Regulatory Compliance, Risk Management, Business Development and Project Management. Enterprise-wide influencer with focus to deliver sustainable business value to clients by leveraging industry best practices and innovative ideas to ensure cost effectiveness of business process and IT outsourcing. Adept at developing high-performance, award winning teams to deliver results in ever-changing business world.   Kirti is an M Com, MBA (HR), IT Certified: ITIL V3/ITSM 20000/CHFI V8/CIPM-IPMA, LLM-Cyber Security and Naturopath. Kirti treats people for chronic diseases in his leisure time with Complementary Alternative Medicine (CAM) and is registered with AYUSH.

    Vivek Singh Facebook

    Vivek has over 23 year of experience in General Administration, Facilities Management, Project Management, Human resource mobilization, Risk Mitigation & Control, Quality Assurance, Process Improvements. Vivek has completed his MBA and B.Tech.-Electrical. He is also having a good technical hands. He has been associated with many initiatives like Energy conservation, New Establishment, Seat planning, Audits and Legal Compliances, Resource Optimization. He was been involved in developing Procedures, Operational Processes, Planning & implementing Control measures to run facilities at Optimal costs.

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    Rahul Prasad GuptaFacebook

    A BIT graduate with hands on experience in HR, Admin & Industrial Relation for over 20years in IT & Pharma sector.

    Surendra Singh Bisht Facebook

    Masters in Social Work (Personnel Management & Labour Welfare specialisation), Green Belt Six Sigma certified Administration and Facility management professional, with 23+ years of experience in Corporate Administration, Real Estate Management, Travel Management, Expat Administration and Employee welfare management.

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    Anil Dixit Facebook

    A dynamic professional with over 20 years of rich experience in Strategic Planning, Facilities Management, Interior & fit outs, General Administration, Security Management, Global Mobility, Liaison, Employee Transportation, Project Management, Events, Maintenance and Resource Management , Core competencies includes General Administration, Planning, Budgeting & Forecasting, Facility Management, Project Management| Environment Health & Safety, Procurement & Sourcing, Policies & Procedures, Liaising & Coordination, Man Management

    Maj. Aditi Mohan Facebook

    Ex Indian Army officer from Army Service Corps with MBA from IIM- Bangalore carrying an experience of 22 years. Area of expertise being the domain of Facilities & Admin with entire gamut of services under its wings.

    Nandan Bhatia Facebook

    He is instrumental in operating and developing facilities with maximum efficiency, safety, employee comfort and effective client relationship. In the 8 years that Nandan has been in one of the leading food company, he has handled a national role focusing on planning, coordinating and directing a broad range of administrative, corporate real estate, facility management, travel and employee services that allow company to operate efficiently.

    Jyothi Varma Facebook

    A balanced, analytical individual with 20 years plus of experience with proven track record, with the magnitude, vision and ability to influence and tutor, guide at all levels and who can make a quick and positive impact on the business. Key responsibilities during my career have ranged from client servicing to new business development, Strategic budget planning, relationship management, operations , Worked with players supporting B2B, Planning and executing strategies and vendor management and have included, research and analysis, team management, cross functional growth ,P&L accountability, escorted group handling and leadership management. My experience enhancement has been through my exposure to different sphere of client such as; SAP, AOL, ABB, Motorola, Bearing point, Sun Microsystems, Amex, Wipro, DELL, Philips Software, Infosys, Cisco Systems, Infosys, Carlson Wagonlit, Thomas Cook, BIAL, airlines like Lufthansa, BritishAirways, Air Deccan, Via, Travel Tours etc.

    Vikas Chawla Facebook

    MRICS, Twenty Four years of cross functional experience in the areas of Real Estate & Facility Management, General Administration and Hospitality. Presently responsible for Corporate Real Estate and Facilities Management, for all company’s locations across India



    Abasaheb Kale Facebook

    Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Shivaji University and has acquired specialization in Steam Engineering from M/s. Forbes Marshal, Pune. Presently working as Vice President in Risk Consulting company which delivers a range of value-added property risk engineering and loss control identification, assessment, and mitigation consulting solutions. Experience of over 2 decades, served in various capacities from project engineering, planning, application engineering, design of system, testing of insulating material and systems.

    Aman Malhotra Facebook


    Hotel Management Graduate with 16+ years of Diverse, Multifaceted Experience in Top Rated Banking/Finance Companies with Successful Track Record in General Admin, Procurement, Projects Management, Acquisition & Facility Management.

    Harmesh Dua Facebook

    A dynamic professional with nearly 14 plus years of experience in HR & Administration. Scope of excellence entails: Facilities Management, Connectivity, Travel Desk & Management of Perquisite Vehicles, Vendor Management, Billing/ Invoice processing, Employee Satisfaction, Industrial Relations, Event Handling, Expatriate Management/ VISA Processing.

    Vibhu NarayanFacebook

    Masters from Jawaharlal Nehru University and an MBA, after serving for 13 years in Border Security Force, worked in IT/ITES, Real Estate and now in Telecom sector. Real Strategy Planning, acquisition, Interiors and life cycle management of geographical diverse sites. Expertise in Facility Management, Transport solutions, corporate travel management, automation, procurement & contracting etc.

    Lawkesh JainFacebook

    A Civil engineer and seasoned professional having 23 yrs of rich experience in Adminstration, Facility Management, construction & Project Management. Served renowned orgazations viz. Reliance Industries Ltd, Bharti-Axa LIfe , Fino Paytech and currently working as Vice President -Administration in Logicash Solutions Pvt Ltd Mumbai. Associated with Social groups and NGOs for betterment of underprivileged in society and work for harmony among all. Performing stage plays and acnhoring events.

    Purvesh GadaFacebook

    Purvesh Gada is a hard core professional with 19 years of qualitative experience in various command, staff and operational appointments with the Army and major corporates. In the Armed Forces, he has been involved in operational roles in Counter Insurgency areas and various other staff duties. Since 2008, Purvesh has a vast experience in the security industry in specializing in security upgradation projects ranging from airports and metros to soft targets like temples and hospitals. He specializes in designing physical security designs for Enterprises and Critical Infrastructures like Oil and Gas refineries and installations, Ports and Airports.

    Dr. Abhijit SarkarFacebook

    Dr. Abhijit Sarkar is the Vice President & National Head of Corporate Real Estate, Administration & Infrastructure for a leading finance company. He is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors London. & Member of Leaders Excellence, Harvard Square. He is MBA in HR, Doctorate in Management studies, and Qualified Professional in Supply Chain Management further Holding Diploma in Architecture. He has various accomplishments to his credit, one of them being his selection as a core member of Group Admin Forum constituted by ICICI Bank. He has received numerous awards from the fraternity towards his continuous contribution to the Real Estate industry in India also towards his constant involvement with industry bodies, business conferences and multiple avenues He is eminent speaker and active member of Admin and Supply Chain Fraternity. He has worked in prominent organizations like ICICI Securities, TNT India, Bombay Dyeing, Piramals in leadership positions.

  • place PUNJAB & HARYANA


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  • placeTAMIL NADU


    A S Natarajan Facebook

    Natu comes from Tamil Nadu but spent majority of time in northern part of the country. He started his career with HCL Info Systems and moved on to become the Global Head- India Procurement & Travel in one of the leading IT Services. With 30 years of experience, he is an industry stalwart with immense knowledge and global exposure to help the next generation of professionals.

  • place WEST BENGAL