Past BOG Members (2012-2013)

President

Mr. N.S.Chandrasekhar
M. Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kanpur.
Certified Energy Auditor from Bureau of Energy Efficieny, India Has over 29 years of experience in HVAC field worked with top companies like Voltas, Carrier in India and with multinationals in Middle east – Dubai, Behran and Oman.
Presently Consultant& Certified Energy Auditor at GENEX CONSULTANTS and has been serving as chief consultant for the past 8 years in this city of Hyderabad.
Has served various societies in ISHRAE and ASHRAE
Chairman, ISHRAE Institute of Excellence –ISHRAE Deccan Chapter
Member Marketing Committee, ISHRAE HQ
ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Office bearer till date from inception.

President-Elect

Mr R Murali
Qualification: B.SC MATHEMATICS HONORS
Profile: Managing Director
Company: M/s VENTURA AIR PRODUCTS Pvt Ltd. Hyderabad, Manufacturing Factory HVAC Products.
Experience:  Over 27 years of hands on experience in the field of product development, design and operations various industries and HVAC & R
  Active and Contributing member of
  • ISHRAE Deccan Chapter - since 1996
  • IIE CHAIRMAN FOR 6 YEARS
  • PRESIDENT - Year 05 -06
2. ASHRAE Deccan Chapter – Since 2011 Office bearer of ASHRAE Deccan Chapter from Inception

Vice-President

Mr. A. Ramachandar Raju
M Tech in Energy Systems and MBA.
17 years sales experience in Direct Marketing, FMCG, Institutional and Industrial sales, all along with MNC’s.
6 years in HVAC Market and Presently working as Regional Sales Manager K-FLEX India Pvt Ltd, an Italian MNC and Global leader in thermal and acoustic insulations.
Founder Treasurer – ASHRAE Deccan Chapter and Society Office bearer till date from inception.
Program Chair & K-12 Chair – ISHRAE Deccan Chapter year 2012& 2011
K-12 Chair, Regional chair, South India – ISHRAE HQ 2012
CWC Member – ISHRAE Banglore chapter 2009

Treasurer

Mr.Satish Bollareddy
Qualification: Post Diploma in R & AC.
Profile: Director.
Company: JB HVAC Solutions
Experiance: 16 years in HVAC industry in Design, Marketing and execution.
Presently Serving as President - ISHRAE Deccan Chapter.
ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Office bearer till date from inception.

Secretary

Mr.B. Kalyanraman
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 22 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.

Immediate Past President

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 has worked in HVAC industry for more than 17 years. 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 is also a member of IGBC, FSAI and CCSI.

Chair-CTTC

Mr.N Chandra Sekhar
Chandrasekhar has graduated from VNIT (formerly VRCE), Nagpur and is pursuing M.B.A. Has over 32 years of experience in design and engineering related to HVAC and MEP field. He had worked in India and overseas for long years and is currently based in Hyderabad since 2006. Chandrasekhar is Director and PRESIDENT, Engineering Business Group of CADSYS (INDIA) LIMITED, a leading International Consultancy organization, specializing in design and PMC related to MEP, IT, Telecom Engineering and GIS fields, having central design office in Hyderabad and technical offices in USA, UK, Middle East and Austral – Asia regions. Has worked previously in Voltas and various other leading International Consultancy and contracting firms overseas as their Regional Head.
Immediate past president – ASHRAE Deccan Chapter

Life Member – Indian Institute of Plant Engineers, AP Chapter
ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Office bearer till date from inception.

Chair-Research Promotion

Mr K Leela Prasad
B.E., ELECTRICAL FROM ANDHRA UNIVERSITY,
MEMBER OF INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS
FELLOW OF INSTITUTION OF VALUERS.
MEMBER IN INDIAN COUNCIL OF ARBITRATION.
MEMBER OF AMERICAN SOCIETY OF HEATING,
REFRIGERATION AND AIRCONDITIONING
ENGINEERS,  since July 1988
MEMBER OF BUREAU OF ELECTRICAL ENERGY
CONSERVATION AND SAFETY AUDIT.
Past National Chairman K-12 Ishrae HQ
President, Fire & Security Association of India,   Vizag Chapter.
Worked  For 12 years in Govt.Organisations. Practising as Consultant since 1983, ie.,Since  30 Years in Electrical , Refrigeration & Air-conditioning and All MEP services since 8 years.
ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Office bearer till date from inception.

Chair-Student Activity

Mr M Chakradhar
MTech in Refrigeration and Airconditioning with exp 18years, Worked with TCS, Satyam Computer Services, Remix Engineering Services (London). Presently Managing Director, MEP Centre, Dhanush Engg Services India Private Ltd, which provides Training and Manpower supply in HVAC, Electrical and Plumbing Services from 8 last years.
ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Office bearer till date from inception.

Chapter Historian & Chair- Honors and Awards

Mr Sandeep Galhotra
Qualification: B.E.- Mechanical --- 1994
Profile : Managing Director
Company: Radiant Air Systems Pvt Ltd – Hyderabad, Manufacturing Factory Fabricated Insulated and Non~Insulated Ducting Systems and other HVAC Products.
Experience : 16 yrs ---- In Process Design and Operations in various industries i.e Steel, Automobile & HVAC-R.
Active and Contributing member of
  • ISHRAE Deccan Chapter - since 2009
  • CWC TEAM MEMBER – Year 9~10 & 10~11
  • Treasurer - Year 11~12
  • Secretary – Year 14~15
2. ASHRAE Deccan Chapter – Since 2011
  • Historian – 11~12
  • ASHRAE Deccan Chapter Office bearer till date from inception.

Board of Governors

Mr V Vijayaraghavan

Board of Governors

Mr T P Prasad

Board of Governors

Mr Tejveer Singh

Board of Governors

Mr Ajit Singh Bawa
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