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.

Karen Hooper
Director – Business Development
American Operations – Houston, Texas, USA

Ms. Hooper has more than 30 years of US and International Business Development experience in Oil & Gas,  Refining, Ethylene, Ammonia, Methanol, LNG and Midstream industries. She is a qualified Mechanical Engineer from UT Austin, TX, an MBA from Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA and has a graduation in Latin American Studies from Tulane University, New Orleans.

Clarke Shepherd
Director
European Operations – UK

Mr. Clarke Shepherd is responsible for the Business Development and Commercial activities within Europe, Scandinavia and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) for Pyramid E&C UK operating out of London, Newbury and Aberdeen offices. He has been involved in Upstream Oil & Gas Industry for the past 15 years within capital projects, consultancy and global business development in Europe, Middle East and Africa as well.

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.

 

Harshad Shah
General Manager – Business Development
Asia Pacific Operations – Mumbai, India

Mr. Harshad Shah  is a qualified Mechanical Engineer from Gujarat University, India having over 30 years of experience in Business Development and Proposals for Engineering, Project management, Fabrication and EPC services for Hydrocarbon and Metal Industries.

He is an accomplished engineering professional with a wide exposure to all disciplines and activities.  An altruist by nature, he remains involved in development of young engineers and several community welfare activities.