Board of Management
Mr. Daspatnaik is the Director of HWSPL and other Companies like one of the holistic environment infrastructure companies involved in developing and Operating one of the large water, waste water and solid waste management utilities under Public Private Partnerships as well as B2B BOOT partnerships in India. He is leading the initiatives in building Water and Waste water Infrastructure and utilities under the ambitious National Missions of Jal Jivan Mission, National Mission from Clean Ganga of the Government of India and working closely with various State Governments. Sourav Daspatnaik has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, India and holds a master’s degree in operations management from the Stevens Institute of Technology, New Jersey, USA. He has a versatile and rich cross functional professional experience of over 33 years and worked with leading Companies in India like Tata Motors, Tata Steel & Mercer Consulting.
Ajay Anoop Popat
He is an Engineer in Plastics Technology from the Plastic & Rubber Institute, UK and has done Masters in Business Administration specializing in Marketing & Strategy with honors from NMIMS Institute. He has over 35 years of experience in Strategy, Business & Organisation Development with leading organizations like Resins & Plastics Ltd. (a subsidiary of Asian Paints Ltd.), Pidilite Industries Ltd. and Ion Exchange. He is active in promoting the cause of water industry through active participation with the Water and Environment Council in CII, FICCI, Bombay Chambers of Commerce, Indian Environmental Association, Water Quality Association – India Task Force, Process Plant and Machinery Association of India (PPMAI), ASSOCHAM and other trade bodies.
Mr. Sumit Pansari holds Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary. He has over 20 years of professional experience in the field of Finance and Accounts. He has worked at mid and senior level in various industries such as Cement, Chemicals, Tea, Plywood, Real Estate etc. He is associated with Shristi Group since 14 years.