LeaderShip Team

1. Mr. A.Narayana Reddy (Chief Executive Officer)

Mr. A.Narayana Reddy is working with APUIAML over last four years and has a rich educational background. He completed his schooling from Sainik School (Korukonda) and has brought up with Nationalist & Service oriented approach. He pursued B.Tech from JNTU & MBA (Marketing).

In the profession spanning across three decades, Narayan Reddy has worked with various institutions, like ITC Limited, APITCO, Thapar Waterbase Limited, GTZ (India) Private Limited and Shalivahana Green Energy Limited engaged in development of renewable energy (MSW, Biomass, wind & Solar)as the Managing Director of group company.

He has exposure & expertise in Urban Development, Tourism, Housing, Renewable Energy, Harbors and Infrastructure projects. He has successfully demonstrated the concept of Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Urban Housing, Tourism, Waste Management & first of its kind concept cities in India. He is a member of various professional bodies.

He is involved in development of Fishing Harbours in the State of Andhra Pradesh as part of PMMSY & Sagarmala Projects and implementation of various Waste Management programs (Solid & Liquid) in the State.


2. 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.


3. Mr. Srinivasa Lakshminarayana Burra (Division Head - Smart Cities)

Mr. Srinivasa Lakshminarayana Burra is Post Graduate in Environmental Engineering rich educational background in Civil Engineering and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

He has 23 years of professional experience in more than 10 countries in Asia, Africa, Middle East and Europe in various sectors Viz. water supply, sewerage, drainage, urban roads, solid waste management, ICT, integrarted infrastructure projects of green & brown field areas, smart & economic cities. His core expertise lies in water supply, sewerage, drainage, urban roads and solid waste management.

Has involved in preparation of concept reports/feasibility studies/ master plans/ DPRs/ procurement of contracts/ supervision / project management etc. for more than 50 projects. Expertised in several domains of Engineering, Project Management and Bussiness development: for various Indian and International firms like Kirloskar, Wilbursmith, TTI, Egis, Aarvee and AECOM. Which also includes review of RFPs/Tenders, Risk Analysis, Strategy Formulation, Technical and Financial Proposals, Cleint Management etc. for more than 100 major projects.


4. Mr. Harish Nawani (Head – HR & Administration)

Mr. Harish Nawani is working with APUIAML since its inception, and heading Corporate Division (HR, Admin & IT) in APUIAML. Prior to joining APUIAML, Mr. Nawani provided his professional services to Birla Cement Works, Goetze India Limited, DLF Cement Limited and GKW Limited. He joined IL&FS group in August 1998, and since then he is associated at various levels with other group companies of IL&FS.

His schooling is done from Central School and is holding MBA (HR) from Madurai University, with 30 years of extensive experience in the field of Administration and Human Resources.

He is a multi tasker, helps people to connect, loves travel & food and relentlessly works for organization growth & team building.


5. Mr. Tarun Sharma (Division Head - Infrastructure)

Mr. Tarun Sharma is urban and infrastructure development professional with diverse experience of about 20 years in project planning and development, delivery of integrated urban development and smart infrastructure projects. Overall professional experience in project development advisory services spans across reputed consulting organizations, non-banking financial institutions, asset management institutions. The area of work is majorly constituted in carrying out project development in core urban infrastructure sectors, integrated urban and infrastructure planning, smart city development initiatives.

He is an Alumni of Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT) University, Ahmedabad; National Institute for Construction Management and Research (NICMAR), New Delhi. He has been Visiting Scholar at Washington University in St. Louis, US and worked on Sustainable Development initiatives and infrastructure planning for future cities.


6. 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