Mr SUBRAMANIA IYER KUPPUSWAMY
Advisor-Group Finance & Special Projects
SHAPOORJI PALLONJI AND CO. PVT LTD.
W : www.shapoorji.com
Industry / Sector
Financial Services, Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Power & Energy
An Engineering Graduate from IIT Kharagpur with First Class Honours, MBA from Madras University, and Diploma in Bank Management, the Highest Banking Qualification in India, from Indian Institute of Bankers. Before joining Shapoorji Pallonji Group in 1998, held various senior positions in Bank of India, Shipping Credit and Investment Corporation of India, and ICICI. Extensively traveled in Africa, Europe, East Asia and Middle East for negotiating / concluding business deals and arranging funds required for projects.
Presently with Shapoorji Pallonji & Co. Pvt. Ltd. as Advisor – Group Finance & Special Projects and Director in various Companies of Shapoorji Pallonji Group, besides heading the Group’s EMERGNING MARKETS BUSINESS CENTRE (EMBC). EMBC is the Group level entity responsible to develop project and investment opportunities for SP Group companies in Africa. EMBC generates relevant business opportunities and provides complete support to sales process including financing options.
The 157 year old SHAPOORJI PALLONJI Group (SP Group) has interests in Construction (Residential, Industrial, IT Parks, Commercial), Infrastructure (Ports, Airports, Roads, Bridges, Fly-overs, Hydel Power Projects, Mining), Textiles, Aluminium Curtain Walling, Electrification, Diesel Generators and several related fields.
Some of the Group Companies are Shapoorji Pallonji & Co. Pvt. Ltd., Afcons Infrastructure Ltd., Forbes & Co. Ltd., Shapoorji Pallonji Infrastructure Capital Co. Ltd., SP Fabricators Ltd., Sterling and Wilson Electricals Ltd., Gokak Textiles Ltd., Eureka Forbes Ltd, Forbes Technosys Ltd., etc.
AFCONS is a pioneer and leader in infrastructure, renowned for its technical expertise; it has been involved in Marine work, Bridges, Roads, Nuclear Power Projects, Tunneling, Pipelines, special Foundation work such as Piling and Diaphragm wall, Metro Railways.
The Group has already executed prestigious projects abroad viz. The Mauritius IT Park, “EBENE CITY”, and “LE PAILLES” the Convention Centre in Mauritius and Providence Cricket Stadium in Guyana, Seat of Government and Presidential Palace in Accra, Ghana; the New National Assembly Building of Republic of Gambia, etc..
The Group is interested in expanding its activities in CLMV countries and the areas of interest are Construction, Infrastructure, Mining, Energy and Agriculture including Biofuels.