LeaderShip Team

1. Mr. Prakash Gaur (Chief Executive Officer)

Mr. Prakash Gaur is working with IL&FS group over last one decade and has a rich educational background in planning, economics, and transport from India and Europe.

In the profession spanning across two decades, Prakash has worked with various institutions like School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi (SPA) Delhi, CEPT Ahmedabad, International Consulting Organizations, International Finance Corporation (The World Bank group) in the past.

He has worked on Urban Development, Tourism, Transport, Port and Infrastructure projects on Public Private Partnership.

He has presented/published various scientific research papers in national and international conference. He is a member of various professional bodies. He is a visiting faculty for infrastructure and urban development in various international repute institutes.

He is involved in conceptualization of GIFT City the first smart city of India since its inception including planning design, implementation and operations of the Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT) with next class urban infrastructure developing as International Finance Center.

He has been specially roped in by Government of Andhra Pradesh as Director Strategy to assist in development of new capital of Andhra Pradesh “Amaravati” as a city of 21stcentury since January 2015. He is Chief Executive Officer of Andhra Pradesh Urban Infrastructure Asset Management Limited a JV of Government of Andhra Pradesh and IL&FS an asset Management Company for setting up of Urban Development Fund.


2. Mr. Sanjeev Patil (Chief Technical Officer)

Mr. Patil has strong experience of over 26 years in design, estimation & Project Management & advisory for Urban Infrastructure works in various geographies. He is a known expert in water engineering domain.

He has been instrumental in various reputed projects like Nanded city Water Supply systems etc. His area of expertise also Includes 24x7 Water Supply System, Sewerage including recycling of water Scheme, Strom Water Disposal and Management, Roads, rail over bridges, building Structures and River front Development etc.


3. Mr. Rajsekhar Rao Dabburi (Chief Investment Officer)

Mr. Rao Dabburi is a Vice President working with APUIAML for over a year now and is based in Vijayawada. He specializes in fund raising, project finance, capital markets, private equity, infrastructure & government advisory including PPP and strategy engagements.

An investment banker by profession, Raj has extensive functional and management experience of 15+ years across India and international locations working with Citibank, HSBC, KPMG, Karvy and Dun & Bradstreet. Prior to APUIAML, he has been in leadership roles heading corporate finance divisions. He has led and advised on 100+ deals of cumulative deal value of over US$ 3.5bn.

A Chartered Accountant by qualification, he has also completed the General Management Program (GMP) from Harvard Business School.

He is also involved in socially relevant projects working with Rotary and Armman.

Mr. Rao is currently involved in setting up and raising funds for Andhra Pradesh Urban Development Fund, a Rs 5000Cr urban development fund focused on investing in urban infrastructure projects across the state of Andhra Pradesh.

He is leading the Economic Cities initiative by private developers on private land and advising on PPP projects in the State. He is also involved on the new capital city development of Amaravati.



4. Mr. M Sankar Reddy (Chief Financial Officer - Incharge)

Mr. M Sankar Reddy took over as Chief Financial Officer (Incharge) effective 1st July, 2020. He holds Bachelor’s Degree, an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and completed ICWAI Intermediate.

He has around 14 years of experience in the area of Accounts, Finance, Taxation, IFRS, Audits and implementation of standardized financial and operational policies and procedures, ERP implementation etc. Prior to joining APUIAML, Mr. Sankar Reddy has worked with NMDC Ltd, The CCI Ltd and Cyient in different capacities


5. Mrs. Prameela Rani Meka (Company Secretary)

Mrs. Prameela Rani Meka, is a Graduate in Commerce from Andhra University, Graduate in Law from Osmania University and Associate Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. She has overall 14 years of experience in the field of Accounts & Company Secretarial works.