Oxive Team Name
Suketu Shah, the co-founder and MD of Oxive Environmental Management Pvt. Ltd., has been serving in the field of Environmental Engineering & Consultancy with active involvement encompassing a period of over 20 years resulting in a commendable success story involving the completion of 200 plus environmental projects. Mr. Shah has vast subject matter expertise in the field of Environmental Engineering which involves Recycle and Reuse of Waste and Energy Generation both in the solid and liquid waste management sectors and additionally is a Certified EMS Auditor. Mr.Suketu Shah has been the recipient of the“VIJAYRATNA AWARD” for enriching human life and outstanding attainments from International Friendship Society of India.
K.A. Sharma is a Graduate Engineer from IIT, New Delhi , having over 40 years of experience of setting up various chemical & Fertilizer Plants in India in collaboration with National & Multinational Organizations such as Projects & Development India Ltd., HaldorTopsoe, Denmark, Snamprogetti Italy, Fluor Daniel U.S. and ChemtexEngg , as well as many Environmental Engineering Companies. His subject of expertise includes
Basic & Detailed Engineering of both Liquid & Solid Waste Management Projects and encompasses Process Design, Data Sheets for Equipment, Equipment & Piping Layout drawings, power calculations, etc. In addition, he also has extensive experience in Construction Management and Quality Assurance.
Harish Karkera is a chemical Engineering Graduate from IIT, Mumbai, having a rich experience of over 40 years in the field of Project Management, Quality Management and Cost management with setting up of various chemical and Petrochemical projects in collaboration with National & Multinational Organizations. His expertise lies in all disciplines, including Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation of EPC projects on a turnkey basis, with anall round experience in Basic Engineering, Procurement and Construction. He is responsible for the coordinated management of solid and liquid waste management projects at various sites with emphasis on quality and timely completion.
Bhavar Upadhyay, a postgraduate diploma holder in Business Management with specialization in Marketing Management, has 12+ years of rich experience in marketing and business development in various sectors and more than 8 years in the environmental engineering field. His expertise and core strength lies in business development, relationship building, strategic partnerships and alliances, executing multiple business plans and last but not the least has experience in project monitoring and coordinating the timely completion of projects. He is responsible for the strategic planning and business development of the company.
William M. Buchan combines a strong technical background, expertise in business and law with thirty years of diverse experience in the environmental industry. He has developed businesses focused on the water industry from intellectual property through the full cycle of financing, team building, manufacturing, marketing, sales, and project delivery worldwide. As an environmental attorney he has counselled many industries, municipalities, developers and individuals regarding compliance with environmental laws and regulations. Mr. Buchan has subject matter expertise in many aspects of energy and environmental science and environmental law including Water and Wastewater, Solid and Hazardous Wastes & Brown fields, Energy, Air, Green Buildings and Sick Buildings, Corporate Environmental Matters to name a few.
Dr.Senthilnathan has more than 25 years of experience in chemical and environmental engineering fields, with specialization in waste water treatment and associated environmental matters. His experiences include environmental auditing, waste characterization, obtaining environmental permits, process development, design of waste water treatment plants, production technologies, cost optimization of waste water treatment, troubleshooting, waste minimization, energy & water conservation, computer-aided design, and mathematical modeling. Recent projects include optimization of a hazardous groundwater treatment facility, design/review, troubleshooting and optimization of waste water treatment plants, start-up, acceptance testing, and operator training, and providing technical support to ongoing environmental projects.
Dr. Deepak Kantawala has the more than 40 years of professional work during which period he has handled various projects in the field of environmental engineering. These activities included design and commissioning of more than 100 industrial waste water treatment plants for various industry sub-sectors and a number of Common Effluent Treatment Plants, Sewage Treatment Plants, River Basin Surveys, preparation of Comprehensive Industry Documents leading to the development of Standards for various industry sub-sectors, for the Central Pollution Control Board and assignments with the World Bank, World Health Organization (WHO), U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Government of Netherlands, Canadian International Development Agency, etc.
Dr.V.I. Lakshmanan is an internationally renowned scientist, innovator, entrepreneur and teacher in the area of technologies for sustainable development. He has more than 40 years of hands-on experience in technology development and commercialization, having successfully guided process technologies from concept through development and demonstration to commercialization for energy (including renewable energy), resources and chemical (including specialty chemical) industries. Dr.Lakshmanan has consistently identified and developed innovative applications in technology commercialization. His corporate experience includes roles in Noranda, Eldorado Nuclear, ORTECH Corporation and Process Research ORTECH, the last of which he founded and guided to become a global leader in sustainable process technologies through its laboratory and pilot plant. He has extensive client contacts and relationships at senior levels with major international corporations, as well as academic and government sectors globally. He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto. Dr.Lakshmanan is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering and Fellow, Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum and holds numerous patents.