Board of Directors

Shri. Pravin Patel

Mr. Pravin Patel, is the Non-Executive Chairman of Patel Engineering Ltd. the Flagship Company. He has graduated in Town Planning from USA and also studied Financial Management from the London School of Economics. He is the son of Mr. Arjun Patel, one of the initial promoters of Patel Engineering Ltd.and has a wide experience of more than 45 years in financial management, town planning, architecture etc. Under his vision and erudite leadership the Company has acquired immense reputation as an engineering company. In addition to guiding the Company, Mr. Patel was instrumental in acquiring two companies in the United States as the Subsidiaries to establish a presence at the global level. He has also been instrumental in introducing and implementing pioneering techniques in India in the field of construction industry. His vision prompted Patel Engineering Ltd. to foray into the Power Sector and the PEL Power Ltd. formed and commenced business pursuing this objective.
Shri Rohit Patel
Mr. Rohit Patel, is a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical Institute of Chicago and has an experience of 40 years in manufacturing equipments used in construction industry. Mr. Rohit Patel is a son of Mr. Arjun Patel, one of the initial promoters of Patel Engineering Ltd. the Flagship Company. He is a Non-Executive and Non-Independent Director on the Board of Patel Engineering Ltd. since August 29, 1989 and assists the management in matters relating to centralized machinery up gradation plant and other related matters at Panvel.
Shri Nimish Patel

Mr. Nimish Patel, years is a graduate in B.S. (Finance) from Bentley College, USA. He is a son of Mr. Rohit Patel, one of the Directors. Mr. Nimish Patel initially was working in various construction projects of Kiewit Construction Company in Boston & New York, USA, before joining the Board of Patel Engineering on February 1, 1999. Presently he is a Whole Time Director. Mr. Nimish Patel looks after the execution of the projects, particularly in the North and North Eastern Region and is handling the industrial relations, quality accreditation and other matters.

Key People
Chief Executive Director
B.E. (Hons)

Mr. Parthasarathy has had a distinguished career in the Power Industry. He served in various positions in APSEB and eventually served as its chairman. (95-99) He then served as the chairman and managing director of APGENCO after the restructuring of APSEB. Since 2006 he has been the advisor of BGR Energy Systems. His experience spans the entire spectrum of the power industry from policy matters to power generation and project management.

Mr. B.S.Reddy
B.Sc., B.E.
Mr. Reddy, joined Patel Engineering Ltd in 1959. In the 50 years stint with Patel, he executed various civil construction projects of Hydro Electric and major Irrigation Schemes in various states in India. He has rich experience in Project Management and with his hard work, rose to the level of President in Patel Engineering Ltd. He has been assigned the responsibility of developing Power Projects.
Mr. G.Vijaya Kumar
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Kumar, served APSEB/APGENCO for 35 years in various capacities during which period he had an extensive hands on experience of Operating and Maintenance, R&M of the Kothagudem Power Plant for 15 years. As Chief Engineer and Executive Director of APGENCO, he independently handled the O&M and R&M of Vijayawada Thermal Power Plant for 15 years. As Director (Thermal)/APGENCO he managed Thermal power plants with an aggregate capacity of 3500 MW. His has experience in construction, operation, maintenance, overhaul and Modernisation of coal based Thermal Power Plants with capacity ranging from 60 MW to 500 MW.
Mr. K.J.Mohan Rao
Chief Financial Officer
M.Com., SAS
Mr. Rao, served Indian Audit & Accounts Dept. in various capacities for 30 years during which period, had experience in/exposure to the core sectors viz. Coal, Steel, Oil, Cement, Aviation, Defence Production, Electronics, Ship Building & Dredging and Power and Power Equipment Manufacturing etc. Associated with United Nations for validation and certification of their accounts for the biennial 1995. Worked as OSD (Project Finance) in APGENCO and had exposure to various Indian Banks, DFIs and KFW, JBIC, DFID and Exim Banks etc. and achieved financial closures to various projects. Last worked as CAO in IRDA and had wide exposure to Insurance and financial services sectors
Mr. M.A. Waseem
Company Secretary
M.Com., ACS., LL.B
Mr. Waseem is an Associate member of Company Secretaries of India and has been enrolled as an Advocate on the Roll of Advocates maintained by the Bar Council of State of Andhra Pradesh.