BOG Members (2018 - 2019)

President

Mr. Chakradhar Majety
Mr. Chakradhar Majety is the Managing Director and Founder of Dhanush EnggServices India Pvt. Ltd. Chakradhar played a pivotal role in the 14 years by skilling 15,000 MEP Professionals at MEP Centre in 8 locations.
He trained and placed many students in Corporate world, and is a well-known corporate trainer for both Engineering colleges and Corporate in MEP Industry. He has provided Corporate Trainings for companies like ETA, Design Matrix, ISRO, TATA Housing to name a few.
Dhanush EnggServices India Pvt. Ltd is the Only & 1st Approved Training Partner of NSDC in MEP Sector. The organization is working towards achieving the target of developing 10, 00,000 MEP Professionals by 2025.
Association with Societies, ASHRAE (14 years), ISHRAE (11 Years ), IPA , ISLE, FSAI and IGBC.

President-Elect

Mr.Sandeep Galhotra
He Is a Trained Mechanical Engineer with over 24 years of Working Experience.
He is a founder Director of M/s Radiant Air Systems Pvt Ltd & M/s Radical Air Tech LLP , a pioneer manufacturing of High Quality HVAC Ducts in Hyderabad & Ahmadabad Respectively.
He is a vivacious member of ISHRAE &ASHRAE and currently serving the societies as
1> President - ISHRAE - Deccan Chapter
2> President Elect - ASHRAE Deccan Chapter
He is an " Enthusiastic Social Citizen " and is actively engaged on various social and technical platforms.

Vice President

Mr Jenson Sebastian Oolakadan
He is presently working as a Technical Director &Branch head of Design Tree Service Consultants at Hyderabad.
AMechanical Engineer by Profession, he has been working as a consultant inIndia for last seven years and expertise includes design & coordination ofmulti-disciplinary engineering activities.
He has over 30 years of Experience in Design, Execution, andCommissioning & Handing over of turnkey MEP projects for industrial &commercial applications, which includes 14 years in the Gulf countries likeSaudi Arabia United Arab Emirates & Qatar.
He has been an active member of ISHRAE & ASHRAE Hyderabad chapter. He has served as
• Treasurer of ISHRAE Hyderabad Chapter in 2008-09,
• President Elect in 2009-10President of Hyderabad Chapter during 2010-11.

Chapter Technology Transfer Chair

Mr.Satish K Bollareddy

Satish Kumar Bollareddy - Zonal Chair Programs (South 2017-19) HVAC Engineer having 23 years of experience and Managing Director of Comfortline Aircon Pvt Ltd., Active member in ISHRAE, ASHRAE and Served various positions in both societies, right from CWC member to Treasurer, Secretary, President elect and President for IDC in the year 2015-16.

In ASHRAE served as BOG member, Secretary, Treasure, Vice President, President elect and President for the year 2016-17
Views: Firstly congratulations for both ISRAE and ASHRAE DECCAN Chapters to architect ring the program on Health care which is very much needed for current trends and taking the theme as SAFE and GREEN. The topics and experienced faculty views are very much useful for Health care industry as users and service providers. I wish grand success of the 1st edition of SAFE and GREEN program and wish to grow as National Program.

Secretary

Mr.Jayavant Kumar
Is presently working as a Head Ops / MEP/ Auth. Signatory at Lakhani Jordan Engineers and Architects Pvt. Ltd.
Mechanical Engineer by Profession, he comes with an overall experience of 14years.
He comes with an Extensive knowledge of ASHRAE, CIBSE, ASME, DW144, SMACNA, NFPA, UPC, BS, CAEPIPE, Revit MEP and more.
He has Handled turnkey MEP projects in Design planning and execution for various areas likes Commercial Buildings, Industrial buildings.

Treasurer

Mr. Mohammed Asif Basha
He has been an active member in serving this society, with and without heading the chairs, since 1999. He is serving the society as a Refrigeration chair. He was a Program Chair and also a Mentor for Vijayawada Sub-chapter.
He is also an active member in ASHRAE, serving as a Student and Refrigeration Chair. He is an active member in other Societies like CCSI and FSI.
For livelihood, owns an organization by name IAQ Solutions LLP from the year 2010, after having an experience of 20 years in HVAC &R and Clean rooms.
Basically he is a Mechanical Engineer from Osmania University.

Government Affairs Chair

Mr Bashyam Kalyanaraman
Managing Partner & CEO, Sri Comfort Air Products & Services is an an accomplished leader in the Indian AC industry with a proven ability to develop and implement HVAC solutions. He has promoted M/s. Sri Comfort Air Products & Services, one of the largest and No.1 dealer for Daikin Air Conditioners in India. Sri Comforts has over a decade experience in designing, supplying and installing HVAC solutions (VRV system) for various leading business houses in south India.
Mr. Kalyanaraman has over 25 years experience before founding Sri Comforts. Previously worked in Indian Railways, Voltas, EBM NADI. He holds Diplomas in R&A, Mechanical Engineering and Business Management. He was also trained and has attended several domestic and international programs and workshops on air conditioning, financial & risk management.
Sri Comforts is a reputed member of ASHARE, ISHARE (Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers) and is awarded Platinum membership in Daikin MD Club.
ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Office bearer till date from inception. 30 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN HVAC FIELD LEADING DAIKIN AUTHORIZED DEALER EXPERT IN VRF TECHNOLOGY EARLIER WORKED IN VOLTAS , NADI & INDIAN RAILWAYS

Membership Promotion Chair

Mr Anand Babu
Mr. Anand is a Mechanical Engineer, working as an associate consultant in Genex Consultants for last 7yrs, prior to that he has worked in middle-east for more than 8yrs, and He has an overall experience of more than 15yrs in the field of Air-Conditioning. Apart from all this, he is also been associated with ISHRAE for the past 6yrs served as Secretary and treasurer.
Coming to his personal life, He is happily married to Ms. Sheetal and is blessed with a wonderful son “Darshish” who is 7yrs Old.

Refrigeration Chair

Mr Manoj K Khati
Member: ISHRAE & ASHRAE, for over 10 Years plus. Society Activity: Served ISHRAE Mumbai Chapter in various positions. Served ASHRAE Western India Chapter as the last president of the Unified WesternIndia Chapter for three locations comprising Mumbai & Goa, Ahmedabad & Pune. Was responsible to carve three separate Chapters for each locations within the presidential tenure. Industry Association: Associated with HVAC Industry for over 20 Years. Currently associated with AIR GATES, a startup company in Business of Air Handling Unit & Cleanroom Products. Educational Qualification: Engineer + MBA.

Research Promotion

Mr.Anmol Prabhu
Anmol Prabhu is a Graduate Engineer in Mechanical Engineering from JNTU-H. He has been working in REVAC systems for past 3 years.
During his tenure in REVAC, He has also completed an Advance Engineering Diploma in HVAC from ISHRAE institute of Excellence – Bengaluru Chapter.
He’s also worked in Mechartes Pvt Ltd for 6 months in the CFD department which deals with Car park ventilation and Fire simulations.
Currently he’s heading the design and production department in REVAC systems. He is a member of ISHRAE, ASHRAE and FSAI.

Student Activities Chair

Mr Ramchandar R Addhipalli
MTech(Energy Systems) and MBA(Sales Management)
Into Business of sales of products in HVAC Field comprising Thermal/Acoustic Insulations, Fans, Heat Recovery Wheels, ADP’s etc.
Actively contributing in society Activities from 2007.
Past President of ASHRAE Deccan Chapter and President elect of ISHRAE Deccan Chapter

YEA

Mr.Anuj Gupta

The youngest Co-founder of Leaflines Anuj Gupta holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from the prestigious B.K. Birla Institute of Engineering & Technology, Pilani. He is an IGBC AP and working at Design2Occupancy Services LLP, an engineering firm provides Green Building Facilitation, Energy Modeling, Commissioning, Energy Audits Services & many more.

His experience includes energy modeling, daylight simulation, thermal simulation of various kinds of buildings ranging from high rise to mid and low rise having various kinds of HVAC & R Systems. He has done various projects contributing to energy conservation measures related to building façade, Insulation, lighting and HVAC.

Being passionate about learning new things, he believes that, every day teaches us something new and whatever we do, it has to be done with full dedication and passion. With this belief he has been able to work on unique concepts, designs, articles, etc.

Dancing, drama, photography, organizing events with innovative ideas is a part of his work. Apart from these, he loves to travel. After being a volunteer of Nirmaan, a non-profit organization since 2013, his leadership skills came to the fore in 2014-15, as vice president of Nirmaan - BKBIET Chapter.

He is a diligent member of technical societies like ASHRAE, ISHRAE, FSAI and ISLE. Currently, he is an Electronics Communication Chair at ASHRAE Deccan Chapter, Youth Chair at ISHRAE Deccan Chapter, National Marketing Committee Member of ISHRAE and Marketing Coordinator of Urjavaran, a National flagship event of ISHRAE.

Research Promotion Co-Chair

Mr.Anmol Prabhu
Anmol Prabhu is a Graduate Engineer in Mechanical Engineering from JNTU-H. He has been working in REVAC systems for past 3 years.
During his tenure in REVAC, He has also completed an Advance Engineering Diploma in HVAC from ISHRAE institute of Excellence – Bengaluru Chapter.
He’s also worked in Mechartes Pvt Ltd for 6 months in the CFD department which deals with Car park ventilation and Fire simulations.
Currently he’s heading the design and production department in REVAC systems. He is a member of ISHRAE, ASHRAE and FSAI.

Historian

Mr.R.Sundararajan
Mr.Sundararajan did his Bachelor of Electrical & Electronics 87-91 Engineering from Annamalai University , Chidambaram Tamil NaduCurrently working with Airmech Engineers as General Manager – operation In HyderabadAround 25 years’ experience in HVAC Sales, Design, Planning and Execution.
I have started my career as GET and grown to a level of General Manager – Hyderabad Operations.

I have worked with a leading HVAC Consultant in Chennai 5 years, Deputy Manager - Planning & Projects in ETA Engineering P Ltd heading the planning Department with three Draftsman and two Engineers reporting to me, in M/s ABB Limited – MCBS Division as Manager projects with 6 Engineers and 10 supervisor in ETA Pune with 30 People working as separate business unit Turn over Rupees 30 crore in Hyderabad Heading projects and planning with 60 crore Turn over , Presently in Hyderabad Heading operations in AirmechContribution to Society-Associated with ISHRAE from past Four years, Member since 2014

Past Designations in IDC: • 2017- 2018- Membership Chair • 2016- 2017- Treasurer • 2015- 2016- Advocacy Chair • 2014- 2015- Marketing Chair

Board of Governors

Mr Narayanan S Chandrasekar
Mr. ChandrasekarB.E., - Mechanical from REC Calicut and M.Tech from IIT Kanpur. Certified Energy Auditor from Bureau of Energy efficiency of India. Over 35 years of experience in HVAC Field having worked with top companies like Voltas, Carrier in India and with Multinationals in Middle East – Dubai, Bahrain and Oman
Active & prominent Serving Member of various Societies ISHRAE & ASHRAE ISHRAE technical committee member year 2017-18 He has been serving the ASHRAE Headquarters USA in various working committee.

BOG Member

Mr Himanshu D Prajapati
Himanshu D Prajapati is working at CII- Indian Green Building Council, Hyderabad for last two years. He has completed his B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering from LPU Jalandhar and M. Tech in Green Energy Technology from Pondicherry University. At CII-IGBC he is working with teams handling certification of existing buildings. Himanshu’s work at CII-IGBC also involves working with simulation software’s to improve the performance of the building.
Himanshu has been associated with ASHRAE Deccan chapter for more than 1.5 years. He has been contributing to sustainability in built environment through his association with ASHRAE Deccan Chapter. He has keen interest in energy efficiency and working towards Net Zero Buildings.

Board of Governors

Mr Valluri VH Srinivasamurthy
Srinivas Murthy is an M.Tech in “ Power systems with emphasis on High voltage engineering”Worked for Dept. of Space, Govt. of India from 1985 to 1995 in planning of various ground Services for Space programs like PSLV, GSLV etc CEO- Synergy Infra Consultants Pvtltd Chartered Engineer; Certified Energy Auditor; Accredited professional-IGBC Master Trainer – Energy Conservation Building Code of India Member in professional Organizations like IEEE, ASHRAE, ISHRAE, ISLE, FSAI, IIPE, IPA Present Vice Chair of IEEE – IAS/PES/PELS Joint Chapter, Hyderabad Present Chairman of IPA (Indian Plumbing Association) Hyderabad Chapter Member of Institution of Fire Engineers (UK), recognized by Engg. Council of UK. Past President of FSAI-Hyderabad chapter & present national Chair- Training, Learning & Development

BOG Member

Mr.N Chandra Sekhar
PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT CADSYS (INDIA) LIMITED Qualifications Bachelor of Engineering (VNIT, Nagpur affiliated to Nagpur University) Member - ASHRAE Experience 38 Years in Design, Engineering, Implementation and Project Management of large MEP & ICT projects world over. Heading a 1000 + staff Engineering Consulting Firm based out of Hyderabad with operations in India, USA, UK, Australia and Middle East. Affiliations to Professional Associations Member ASHRAE President – (2014-15) – ASHRAE Deccan Chapter President Elect (2013-14) – ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Past – Chairman, Technology Transfer Committee, ASHRAE, Deccan Chapter Past – Chairman, Grassroots Governmental Activities Committee, ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Current– BOG Member ASHRAE (Deccan Chapter ) Member, Contamination Control Society of India (Affiliated to International Contamination Control Society, USA) Life Member, Institution of Plant Engineers, India Member, CIBSE-ASHRAE Group, UK

Board of Governors

Mr.BBN Prasad
BBN Prasad is a Gold Medalist in Mechanical Engineering from Nagarjuna University.He has done M.Tech from IIT, Chennai in Refrigeration & Air Conditioning. He is having total experience of 29 years in HVAC industry. He has started BBN Escendo Consultancy Pvt. Ltd. In 2006 at Hyderabad for rendering HVAC consultancy services for comfort, industrial, process cooling, cleanrooms, green buildings, commercial, defense, residential and all other applications. He is a BEE Certified Energy Auditor and USGBC LEED AP.
He is very active member of ASHRAE and ISHRAE. He was the president of ISHRAE Hyderabad chapter during the year 2003-04 and 2005-06. He was Regional Director South during the year 2006-07. He was a member of ISHRAE Institute of Excellence – Governing Council.He was founder president of ASHRAE Deccan Chapter. He is also a member ofIGBC, FSAI and CCSI
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