LEADERSHIP TEAM

Ashish Bajpai
Chairman and CEO

Mr. Ashish Bajpai has an experience of more than 26 years in Engineering, Project Management and Turnkey EPC business for Oil, Gas and Refining Industries in diverse geographies of Asia. Middle East, Europe and United States.

A qualified Chemical Engineer with specialization in Process Plant Design from Indian Institute of Technology, his forte remains the improvement of process technology to suit modular solutions for the challenges faced by hydrocarbon asset owners. Apart from being an avid entrepreneur, Mr. Ashish Bajpai is also a competitive sports participant spreading the culture of wholesome fitness and promoting young talent to maximise their potential.

Vikas Moharir
President – Downstream Business
American Operations – Houston, USA

Mr. Vikas Moharir is responsible for the US Downstream and Chemicals Engineering and EPC business headquartered out of Houston, Texas.

Vikas has over 35 years industry experience covering process engineering, control systems, project management, business development and operations management. Mr. Moharir has a B.S. and an M.S. in chemical engineering from the University of London and an MBA from the Henley Management College in the United Kingdom. Vikas is active in Industry organizations such as AIChE, AFPM and ECC, and is a member of the Board of Advisors for CII (Construction Industry Institute)

Harish Khare
Vice President – Chemicals Business
Asia Pacific Operations – Mumbai, India

Mr. Harish Khare has an experience of more than 26 years in Engineering, Project Management and Turnkey EPC business in Chemical Industry in India and Middle East.

A qualified Chemical Engineer from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee and a seasoned business development professional with success in achieving business growth objectives within turnaround and rapid change environments.

A keen analyst with exceptional relationship management having rich experience in International Business Development, Technology collaborations, Project sales, Corporate planning, Project Identification etc. with strong communication and interpersonal skills, he specializes in Caustic soda, Soda Ash , Sulphuric Acid, PAC, Ethyl Acetate, Acetic Acid and Formaldehyde technologies.

Vijay Borde
Vice President – Upstream Business
Middle East Operations – Dubai, UAE

Mr. Vijay Borde is responsible for the Middle East operations and EPC business headquartered out of Dubai, UAE. Vijay has a total experience of over 25 years In Oil, Gas and Power industry and has spent last 15 years in Middle East working with state owned Oil & Gas Producers and Refiners in the region. Mr. Vijay carries a strong track record of successfully delivering complicated EPC projects in challenging environments of Middle east and Africa. During his career with Pyramid E&C, he has grown steadily in management roles as Engineering Manager, Project Manager and now managing the entire operation in the region.

John Oakey
Operations Manager
European Operations – London, UK

Mr. John Oakey is responsible for the European, Russian and former Soviet union operations of Pyramid E&C headquartered out of Reading, UK which is about 40 miles from London. He has built several refinery projects in United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia during his tenure of 30 years with Foster Wheeler prior to coming on board with Pyramid E&C in 2008. He is an avid supporter of Reading football club and member of several prestigious British institutions.

C.R. Pradhan
Director  – Projects
Asia Pacific Operations – Mumbai, India

Mr. Pradhan has an experience of more than 35 years of Engineering, Project Management, Procurement, Construction Management and Commissioning for Refinery and Petrochemical Industries.

Mr. Pradhan is a qualified Instrumentation Engineer from Madras Institute of Technology, India and a highly respected expert in Process plant Control Systems and Automation. Equipped with a great deal of technology and supply chain knowledge, he is instrumental in setting up mega Refinery and Petrochemical facilities in India and overseas.

 

Sashi Warrier
Director – Engineering
Asia Pacific Operations – Mumbai, India

Mr. Sashi Warrier is a qualified Mechanical Engineer from REC, Calicut India having over 32 years of experience in Engineering, Fabrication and Project management of modular plants for Oil & Gas Production and Refining for Onshore as well as offshore applications.

He is an accomplished engineering professional with a wide exposure to all engineering disciplines and long experience in India and Middle East.  A perfection seeker, he is also deeply involved in training and development of young engineers to become leaders of the future.