B. S. Shantharaju
Chairman of the Board and Independent Director
Narayan K. Seshadri
Independent Director
Hwee Hua Lim
Non-Executive Director
Sanjay Nayar
Non-Executive Director
Rupen Jhaveri
Non-Executive Director
M. Goutham Reddy
Executive Director
Masood Mallick
Executive Director
Anil Khandelwal
Executive Director

B. S. Shantharaju
Chairman of the Board and Independent Director

Mr. B.S. Shantharaju has helped to lead and grow some of India’s largest public services companies. Most recently as CEO, he helped build out Indus Towers into one of the world’s largest operating telecom tower companies. Prior to Indus Towers, Mr. Shantharaju served as CEO of Delhi International Airports and as Managing Director for Gujarat Gas Company Limited. Earlier in his career, he held positions at BG Group, SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals (now part of Glaxo Smithkline), Hindustan Aeronautics and Eicher Tractors

Narayan K. Seshadri
Independent Director

Mr. Narayan Seshadri is an Independent Director and heads the Audit Committee and the Nomination & Remuneration Committees on the Board. Mr. Narayan Seshadri Mr. Narayan Seshadri is the Chairman & CEO of Tranzmute Capital which he co-founded in 2008, and Halcyon Resources and Management. In addition, he currently serves as an Independent Director on the boards of several companies including AstraZeneca Pharma India, Kalpataru Power Transmission, Magma Fincorp, PI Industries, and WABCO India. In 2006 he established a Special Situations Fund to invest in distressed and undervalued businesses. Prior to that, he led KPMG Consulting, India after he merged Andersen’s Business Consulting practice into it.

Hwee Hua Lim
Non-Executive Director

Ms. Lim Hwee Hua is a senior advisor to KKR and executive director of Tembusu Partners. She previously served as an elected member of Singapore’s Parliament from December 1996 until May 2011 and served as Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office and Second Minister for Finance and Transport, as well as in the role of Deputy Speaker of Parliament and Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee of Singapore. Before joining the Singapore Cabinet, Ms. Lim was Managing Director at Temasek Holdings where she oversaw divestments, company restructurings and sat on several corporate boards.

Sanjay Nayar
Non-Executive Director

Mr. Sanjay Nayar joined KKR in 2009 and is a Member and CEO of KKR India. He is also a member of the Asia Portfolio Management Committee and the Asian Investment Committee. He is on the board of KKR's portfolio companies Radiant Healthcare, Bharti Infratel and Magma Financial Services, and has had significant involvement with KKR's investment in Apollo Hospitals. He also supports expanding the range of KKR's credit and capital markets offerings across the region. Before joining KKR, he served as CEO of Citigroup's Indian and South Asian operations and as a member of Citigroup’s Management Committee and Asia Executive Operating Committee. Currently, he is a member of the board of USISPF and SEBI’s NISM Board of Governors. Mr. Nayar was additionally the deputy chairman of the Indian Banks Association (IBA) and served on the Committee of the Reserve Bank of India tasked with building the bank’s Centre for Advanced Financial Learning (CAFRAL).

Rupen Jhaveri
Non-Executive Director

Mr. Rupen Jhaveri joined KKR in 2009 and has been a member of the India investing team since its founding. At KKR, he has led investments in Ramky Enviro, Alliance Tires, Magma Fincorp, Dalmia Cement, Max Financial Services, Emerald Media, SBI Life Insurance, Bharti Infratel, and HDFC. Before joining KKR, he was with Goldman Sachs & Co. in its principal investment area and Warburg Pincus in Mumbai where he was involved in several investments including Mahindra & Mahindra, NDTV, Amtek Auto, Sigma Electric, Sintex, Dainik Bhaskar amongst others.

M. Goutham Reddy
Executive Director

Mr. Goutham Reddy is the Managing Director and CEO of Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited. Mr. Reddy brings nearly 23+ years of experience related to the environment. He has the credit and distinction of establishing India’s first integrated hazardous waste, medical waste and municipal waste management facilities and has been part of developing India’s largest Waste to Energy Project. Prior to being CEO of REEL, he worked as Executive director of Ramky Group, an infrastructure conglomerate focusing on public and environmental infrastructure and Real Estate. Prior to Ramky Enviro, Mr. Reddy worked as a research scientist at the Environment Protection Training and Research Institute, a premier autonomous research institute of the State Government of Andhra Pradesh. Mr. Reddy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Nagarjuna University in Andhra Pradesh and a Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering from University of Nevada, U.S.A.

Masood Mallick
Executive Director

Mr. Masood Mallick is the Joint Managing Director of REEL and heads global operations. Prior to REEL, he has advised leading international corporations, investors, financial institutions and law firms on environmental issues in India and internationally for close to 25 years. He is a recognized subject matter expert in the management of hazardous materials, waste management and rehabilitation of contaminated sites. Before joining Ramky Enviro, Mr. Mallick served as a Managing Director and a member of the Global Senior Leadership Team at Environmental Resources Management (ERM), a global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, and social consulting services. He led ERM’s operations in South Asia and co-led its Global Innovation initiative. Mr. Mallick has also advised the Government of India on environmental policy and legislation, including regulatory standards and the country’s Sustainable Development Goals.

Anil Khandelwal
Executive Director

Mr. Anil Khandelwal is the Joint Managing Director and CFO of REEL and is a qualified chartered accountant. He heads finance and accounts, procurment, IT, risk and contracts management at REEL. With over 30 years of professional experience working with international corporations, Mr. Khandelwal brings extensive financial and commercial expertise including managing cash flow needs to foster organizational growth in India and international markets. Before joining REEL, he was the Chief Financial Officer with Tata Projects Ltd, a subsidiary of the Tata Group.