Founder and Managing Director
Being the Founder and the Managing Director of EKA INFRA, Mr. Sajith Sreedharan is an expert in the field of management consultancy and technical decision making. He is responsible for setting up the company by developing and forging its strategic direction in World’s Booming Infrastructure Consultancy sector. Sajith has extended his talents majorly towards formulating business plans, guiding strategic decision making, advising the design, planning and technical team on projects, leading the portfolio in sales and marketing, liaising with clients, engaging with key stakeholders – all while ensuring that EKA INFRA remains to aim at empowering progress and development of the economy.
He holds the Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in “Civil Engineering” and “Ecology and Environment” respectively. Having more than 30 Years of Experience adds to his expertise in the Infrastructure and Civil Engineering Sector which led to lead more than 200 multi – disciplinary projects for EKA INFRA and for other well renowned Domestic and Multi-national companies (MNC) such as Afcons, Bovis Lendlease, Babtie India, Jacobs and BMT Consultants (India) Pvt Ltd, holding highly responsible positions like Site Engineer, Construction Manager, Project Manager, Technical Director, Divisional Director, and Deputy Managing Director at national and international level.
Across his infrastructure engineering and management career, Sajith has garnered rich experience in a broad spectrum of areas, such as feasibility studies, master planning, lenders and independent engineer services, planning and construction management, contract adjudications and determinations, project costing, and infrastructure improvement advisory. Moreover, his professional expertise and know-how extend to many different categories of clients and stakeholders, including all major port trusts, maritime boards, banks and financial institutions, major developers such as Adani, DP World, JSW, APM Terminals, ESSAR and Shell, and all the way to smaller enterprises whom he has successfully guided, from project planning to fund-raising stages all through the completion of the project.
Sajith’s visionary leadership is the key reason for our organisation’s success. He strongly believes that by successfully leveraging the combined manpower, systematic processes, and engineering digital toolsets, our company can achieve transformation and a strong competitive position in the consultancy segment. He is a next-gen promoter who endorses the value of lean thinking, disruptive innovation, agility, and optimization across our organisation’s engineering and design value chain. Further, he consistently walks the talk, by always supporting his team to adopt such new age thoughts and implement it to ensure that Eka Infra remains a successful venture.
BUH (Business Unit Head) – Project Management Services
Mr. Ganapati Desai has been designated as Business Unit Head for Project Management Services in Construction Supervision and LIE (Lenders Independent Engineers) Services at EKA INFRA. He has completed his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and have more than 32 years of experience in managing and supervising the infrastructure and construction related projects. He has successfully carried out multiple projects and associated works related to bridges, quays, jetties, port related infrastructure, as well as roads and highways nationally as well as overseas too.
Across his infrastructure engineering career, Ganapati has successfully managed to handle several designations such as Site Engineer, Junior Engineer, Resident Engineer, Project in-charge, Project Manager and Technical Director, and worked for various projects with well-known multinational engineering companies such as ESSAR, HCC, AFCONS, and BMT India.
His enormous experience and advanced technical know-how extend cover multiple areas of expertise, such as project management and reviews, stakeholder coordination, interface management, construction cost estimation, procurement, claims adjudication and contracts management. He has been a wonderful mentor to our staff and guides them in their endeavour for their professional growth and excel in their respective fields.