IPSC Governing & Advisory Board

Dr. RK Somany
Chairman
Mr. R. K. Somany is Chairman and Managing Director of HSIL Limited; (Formerly Hindustan Sanitary ware& Industries Ltd). An entrepreneur of class, he was instrumental in bringing vitreous China technology to India in the 1960s, ushering in a new chapter in the sanitary ware industry with iconic brand 'hindware'. Mr. Somany has held several respected positions with esteemed organizations; President of The Associated Chambers of Commerce (ASSOCHAM); President of PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry, to name a few. And, at presently, he is the Executive Committee Member of Green Building Council & Chairman of India Plumbing Skill Council (IPSC).
Mr. Vinay Gupta
Vice Chairman
He is a technocrat from IIT Delhi and started manufacturing premium range of tapware in Delhi since last 35 years. He is pioneer in bringing the latest global technology in the Industry to India. Mr. Gupta was instrumental in commencing the first ever production of Single Lever Mixers with ceramic cartridges in the year 1986 in India and has the distinction of manufacturing them in India and exporting back to Germany.
Mr. Vinay Gupta is one of the Founder Members of the Indian Plumbing Association (IPA) when it was formed way back in 1993 and is the Vice Chairman of Indian Plumbing Skills Council. The mandate is to skill & certify 1.2 Million plumbers by 2020 for the trade who can install & service the products & provide high end consumer satisfaction.
Mr. MK Gupta
Mr. M.K. Gupta is a Consulting Engineer in Public Health Engineering, Fire Fighting & Allied Services and having more than 42 years of experience. Mr. Gupta founded the consulting firm M/s MKG Consultants located in New Delhi during which he has been involved in various prestigious projects in India & Abroad. M/s MKG Consultants completed 25 years of its establishment last year. He is also the visiting Speaker / Lecturer to various institutions. He is Member of various Organizations like IEI India, IWWA, AWWA, WPC & American Society of Plumbing Engineers etc.
Mr. Sandip Kumar Roy Choudhury
A techno commercial person heading one of the leading plumbing and contracting company as Director. Under his able leadership the company has set a new standard in plumbing projects ranging from hospitals, hotels, airports, prestigious housing complex and so on Mr. Roy Choudhury is the former Chairman of Indian Plumbing Association Kolkata Chapter and National Executive Member of Indian Plumbing Association. He is also an active member of ISHRAE.
Mr. Deepak Mehrotra
Mr. Deepak brings over 28 years of experience in Consumer Durables, FMCG and the telecom service industry. Before joining Aliaxis in 2017, he was working with Pearson India as Managing Director. He has also gained valuable experience with companies including Airtel and Asian Paints. Deepak has a Bachelor’s in Engineering (Electrical) from the University of Roorkee and a Master of Management Studies (Marketing) from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute, India.
Mr. Harsh V.Agarwal
Mr. Agarwal is a BE (Mech) And MBA (IIM-Calcutta). He has worked as a Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions Specialist Based Out Of Hong Kong For 3 Years And has Extensive Experience in The Field Of Finance. He has over 3 years experience in The Thermoplastic Piping Industry as an Executive Director at Ori-Plast Where He Oversees Marketing And Business Development.
Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Agarwal
Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Agarwal is the Director of Binay Udyog Pvt. Ltd. M/S Binay Udyog Pvt. Ltd Is A Manufacturing Company Of Cast Iton Soil And Rain Water Centrifugally Casted Pipes, Fittings And Manholecovers And Other Industrial Goods Like (Valves And Pumps ) For Over 25 Years Certified Under The Bis Is 3989 And Is 1726.The Product Has Gained Its Popularity Under Bpl & Hepco Brand. Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Agarwal is a life member of Indian Plumbing Association.
Mr. DS Sachdev
Company Representing : Central Public Works Department
Designation in the Company : Former Director General
Mr. Milind Shete
Milind Services is a Leading Plumbing, Sanitation And Public Health Engineering Consultancy Firm. His Projects have been awarded by Various Institutes in various Categories and also honoured with Business Corporate Leadership Award By Economic Growth Society Of India.
Prof. Asis Mazumdar
He is a Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies, Law & Management & Director, School of Water Resources Engineering & Coordinator, Regional Centre, National Afforestation & Eco-Development Board, Ministry of Environment & Forests, Govt. of India, Jadavpur University.
Mr. N Rajeev
Mr. Rajeev is A B.Tech In Mechanical Engineering With 27 Years' Experience In The Mechanical, Plumbing And Sanitary Products Line With A Career Starting From Toshiba, To Framatome France And Since Last 20 years With Brand "ESPA" And Its Related Companies. Mr Rajeev Has Been In Instrumental In Launching Many A European Bands With Middle East Market Be It Pumps, Water Heaters, Plumbing Accessories, Sanitary Fixtures And Water Treatment Products. Mr. Rajeev Is Also Very Active In Indian Institute Of Interior Designer and Current Vice- Chairman Of Bangalore Chapter For The 2nd Term
Prof. (Dr.) Virendra Kumar Paul
Prof. Paul is Ph. D. from School of Planning and Architecture and heading Department of Building Engineering and Management in School of planning and architecture.
He is a Chairman of Screening Committee for Selection of National Awards Committee for barrier free buildings for Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India. Dr. Paul is a Member, Technical Committee for Uniform Plumbing Code of India and Member of Committee of Delhi Disaster Management Committee to develop Standard Operating Procedures for Fire Clearances. He is a Design Jury Member for selection of Architects for various projects by Delhi State Industrial Development Corporation and Member admissions committee for MBA course at GGSIP University (August 2012). Dr. Paul has been awarded with various recognitions and awards.
Mr. RB Kabra
Mr. Kabra is Charted Accountant and Fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 1981. He is also a Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India since 1982. Mr. Kabra is havng 33 years long industry experience in myriad of roles and holding a president position at HSIL Limited. He is representing INCOSAMA (Indian Council of Sanitaryware Manufacturers).
Mr. VVH Srinivas
CEO of Synergy Infra Consultants Pvt Ltd., a well reputed MEP Consultancy Services Company, based in Hyderabad with 20 years of experience in Design & Engineering and offering MEP Consultancy Services to Clients in various sectors, viz., IT Parks, Commercial, Institutional, Hospital, Residential and Industrial sectors, all over India.
Started his career as Design Engineer in “Electrical Design Section” of CED, DEPT OF SPACE, Bangalore and was associated in the design of a few projects of National & Inter-National Importance.
Mr. Ravi Pradhan
Mr. Ravi Pradhan is the director First Plumbing Pvt. Ltd. FIRST PLUMBING (P) LTD., was launched to execute the Plumbing, Sanitary and Fire Fighting Contract in Delhi. During the last 40 years, they have executed many, prestigious and time schedule jobs in and around the capital region, for the reputed firms dealing with more popular Architects and Consultants. Though they have started recently, they have got good & prestigious projects in hand taking a path to grow rapidly
Mr. Ashok Pradhan
Mr. Ashok Pradhan is the Director of Pradhan Plumbing Pvt. Ltd. He’s one of the major names in Plumbing and Piping Industry. Mr. Pradhan has been involve in major building projects in Resorts, Government Buildings and Hotels

Advisory Committee


Mr. Sandeep Goel
Company Representing : Proion Consultants
Designation in the Company : Director
Mr. Vibhav Tomar
Company Representing : Prestige Estates
Designation in the Company : Sr. Vice President and Chief Program Manager

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