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Seeking senior level assignments in Project Management / Erection & Commissioning / Man
Management with an organisation of high repute
⇒ A seasoned & competitive professional with over 3 decades of extensive experience in Project Management,
Erection & Commissioning and Man Management.
⇒ Currently associated with Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited ( Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited)
location Dewas as General Manager – Engineering.
⇒ Proven strengths in promptly resolving issues during the course of project execution, with scientific diagnosis of
cause of failure and application of best available fault rectification methodology.
⇒ Expertise in revamping plants done with precise planning within given time frame.
⇒ Currently functioning as Chairman of Management Review Committee; virtually holding ISO system in the
project related organisation. Believes in doing a knowledge oriented work.
⇒ Well versed with Codes such ASME SEC III, ASME SEC VIII DIV 1 & 2, ANSI B 31.3, Relevant ASTM & EJMA
codes; conversant with ISPE guideline, WHO norms & regulatory norms like USFDA, TGA, MCA, etc. & Indian
⇒ Worked as Project Expeditor; adept in doing independent verification of the design.
⇒ Undergone 100 hours of internal & external training in 2013.
⇒ Capability in planning and executing with minimum production hold ups.
⇒ A keen believer in the thought that courage & compassion together bring fantastic results.
⇒ Deft in managing erection, commissioning and revamping activities involving resource planning, in-process
inspection, team building and coordination with internal / external departments.
⇒ Excellent communication, people management and team management skills that have been honed through
managing cross-cultural teams.
Areas of Expertise
⇒ Spearheading activities involving in various requirements & monitoring entire project operations for ensuring
timely completion. Making procurement plan & tracker to control time & cost.
⇒ Coordinating projects for the set up standards with accountability for strategic utilisation & deployment of
available resources to achieve organisational objectives.
⇒ Simultaneously executed over 28 projects both small & big at a single time within a site.
⇒ Managing workforce of more than 1000 workers at a site at one time; supervising 15 engineers at a site.
⇒ Responsible for budgetary controls reporting to management in structured way as per ISO norms.
⇒ Working with Loan Licensee to set up plant for a money spinner product of the company.
Operations & Maintenance
⇒ Experience of Engineering Manager for Bulk drug plant at Dewas (M.P.) looking after total engineering aspects
including cost control, maintenance, project execution, plant modification, energy conservation, utility
management briefly assigned responsibility as plant head.
⇒ Devising & implementing preventive & breakdown maintenance schedules for improving reliability and safety.
⇒ Conducting failure investigation analysis to identify gaps & take corrective measures so as to reduce equipment
downtime & maximise plant availability.
⇒ Evaluating process equipment design such as reactors, columns, heat exchangers, crystallizers, storage tanks,
utility capacity calculations and selecting rotating and stationary equipment.
⇒ Material of construction of the above MS, CS, SS304. SS 316 , Glass lined , lead lined , SS lined
Erection, Commissioning & Validation
⇒ Anchoring erection & commissioning of machines & equipment and ensuring completion of project in minimum
turnaround time effective resource utilisation to maximise the output.
⇒ Responsible for conducting erection and commissioning of equipment, followed by plant trial runs meeting
targeted performance / quality & quantity parameters and thereafter handing over of the plant.
⇒ Mentoring & monitoring team member’s performance to ensure efficiency in process operations & meeting of
⇒ Developing work as per user requirement; looking after safety and training work.
⇒ Creating and sustaining a dynamic environment that fosters development opportunities and motivates high
performance amongst team members.
Since MM’15 with Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited), location as
General Manager – Engineering , Dewas
Description : Functioning as Engineering Head of Eight API Plants with 160 Engg
MM’04-MM’14 with Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited, location as General Manager - Projects
Project : Dosage Forms, microlab, QC / QA Lab, NCE, BE, Stability block and FG Export
Warehouse. Soft Gelatin Plant, Quality engineering block, High Potent drug
plant, Revamping of sites Factory in factory out concept introduced for first
time, Containment block, Sterile block, Complete site & infrastructure planning
for 80 acre plot.
Value Handled Rs INR MIO : 3000.
Description : Complete concept to commissioning of the above plants at multi site activities
being done simultaneously.
⇒ Functioning as Project Lead for Dewas DF Facility, Batamandi Green Field Facility, Mohali Green Field Facility,
Baddi Facility and Paonta Facility.
⇒ Overseeing entire operations from concept to commissioning of formulation facilities for pharmaceutical dosage
forms & API and correlated activities like project costing & capacity evaluation.
⇒ Providing inputs for M & A, project monitoring using tools, quality systems as per ISO 9001:2008, vendor
development, interfacing between pilot plant & R & D, pilot plant & kilo plant and kilo plant to PDL and PDL to
⇒ Preparing and submitting document dossier is part of activity. Making plant RFU (Ready for Use).
⇒ Supervising project / plant related mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, IT infrastructure and civil contracts
finalisation. Revamping existing dosage / API to suit existing process or regulatory requirements.
⇒ Liaising with government agencies to meet requirements like state electricity board’s pollution control boards,
CCOE, IBR, Factory Inspectorate and other statutory agencies.
⇒ Ensuring plant modifications to suit requirements of US FDA, UK MCA and Australia TGA.
⇒ Selecting consultants & contractors of multidiscipline. Coordination with PDL, Kilo lab , QE & manufacturing
⇒ Working out capacities of plant to provide optimal output; selecting utilities, pharma machinery & water system.
MM’01-MM’03 with KUDOS CHEMIE Ltd., Derabassi, Punjab as designation
Project : Synthetic Caffeine.
Value Handled Rs INR MIO : 150
Description : Functioning as Technical Partner in business enterprise. Handling entire
plant. Pivotal in reducing cost & enhancing capacity with minimum finance.
MM’95-MM’01 with Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited, Mohali as designation
Project : API / Bulk Drugs. Shifting & revamping of plants.
Value Handled Rs INR MIO : 500.
Description : Managing entire project from concept to commissioning. Handling audits by
regulatory agencies. Held the project for a brief period while working at API
plant at Dewas.
MM’93-MM’95 with Deepak Nitrite, Pune as designation
Project : ONT, PNT, Dyes & Fine Chemicals.
Value Handled Rs INR MIO : 600.
Description : Supervising entire project from concept to commissioning.
MM’91-MM’93 with Gharda, Chemicals Ltd., Mumbai as designation
Project : Special Chemicals, Pesticides, Larvicide’s, Weedicide, etc.
Value Handled Rs INR MIO : 75.
Description : Responsible for designing, detailing, fabrication of process equipment &
Project. Handling piping design & execution. Part of the inspection group
conducting stage wise inspection of fabricated equipment such as tanks,
reactors, heat exchangers, nutsche filter, rotary filter, agitated nutsche filter,
peeler centrifuge and expo tanks.
MM’87-MM’91 with BARC, Mumbai as designation
Project : KARP, Kalpakkam & PP, Mumbai.
Value Handled Rs INR MIO : 100.
Description : Designing & detailing of engineering of waste storage tanks fabricated at L & T
Powai and Walchand Nagar industry and piping & valving for reprocessing
project. Co-ordination with several groups for embedment’s in reprocessing
plant used for production of radioactive fissile material . Qualification of paint
for nuclear application. Evaluation of valve performance for a critical
IT Skills: Conversant with all windows application such as MSP Windows XP, SAP – ERP related software and
AutoCAD FEA techniques.
B.E. (Mechanical Engineering)
Gulbarga University, Karnataka in 1985.
One year Course in Nuclear Engineering & Technology
BARC, Mumbai in 1987.
Certified in Project Management
TUV Nord in 2011.
Certified as Internal auditor for ISO System
TUV Nord in 2013.
Date of Birth : 7th
Linguistic Abilities : English, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi and Telugu