Board of directors

CA Ajay Lakhotiya

Independent Director

Mr. Ramendra Gupta

Independent Director

CA Hemant Lodha

Non Executive Director
MD - Enviro and Clean Energy

Mr. Paramveer Sancheti

Executive Director

Mr. Nirbhay Sancheti

Executive Director

Mr. Akshay Sancheti

Executive Director

Key Management Team

Mr. Kaserneni Rao

Vice President & Head – Mining

CA Sushant Mukherjee

Chief Financial Officer


Mr. Dattatray Kinage

Associate Vice President – OMT

Mr. Ashfaque Khan

Associate Vice President - Irrigation

CA Amit Somani

MD - Emerging Business


About

Since the years of its existence, SMS has grown to become one of the largest infrastructure companies in Central India managing the work professionally even though it is closely held.

Contact

Registered and Corporate Office
IT Park, 20 S.T.P.I., Gayatri Nagar, Parsodi Nagpur – 440022
Tel. : +91-712-7125000
Fax : +91-712-7125100
Email : info@smsl.co.in

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Mr. Anand Shaktikumar Sancheti

Managing Director

A Commerce Graduate with diploma in Entrepreneurship Administration & Business Laws. He is Managing Director of SMS Limited, He was also involved in the successful implementation of first PPP project in Roads Sector, in India.

Under his leadership SMS Limited has won the Award "Indian Affairs Infrastructure Company of the Year 2016”, Best Concrete Structure Award in Irrigation, Best Structure Award for Katraj Tunnels. Best Structure Award at Bhandewadi, STP Plant, Nagpur. He has won the prestigious award ‑ "Transformational Business Leader of the year 2016".

He is a Member of the Board of Governance for Indian Institute of Management, Raipur, Trustee at Bhonsla Military School – Nagpur and also associated with other organisations. He has been a faculty for structured Finance and Project finance at World Bank Knowledge Forum, State Bank of India, etc at various forums.

Mr. Dilip Surana

Director

He has vast experience of 35 years. He has been associated with the SMS Group since 1984 and has been involved in planning and execution of all types construction projects like construction of Earthen Dams, Concrete/Masonry Dams,Canals, Pipelines, Bridges, Roads and Highways, Tunnels and operation and maintenance of Tollways. He is currently a Whole time Director at the SMS Group and is directly responsible for the P&L of all the ongoing infrastructure projects including its planning, monitoring & progress. His rich knowledge has provided necessary support for smooth execution of the projects directly monitored by him and to other projects the company has undertaken.

CA Ajay Lakhotiya

Independent Director

He is a Practicing Chartered Accountant. He is mainly handling matters related to Company Law. He has been practicing in the same field for more than 3 decades and achieved prominence in the profession. He also holds various Management Positions within and outside Group Companies.

Mr. Ramendra Gupta

Independent Director

He is a certified Mining Engineer of Indian School of Mine, Dhanbad. He started his career as an engineer in the gold industry and rose up the corporate ladder and became the Managing Director of Kolar Gold Fields (a GOI undertaking). In June 2000, he took over as the Chairman and Managing Director of Uranium Corporation of India Ltd. He is a member of Mining, Geological and Metallurgical Institute of India (MGMI), Indian Nuclear Society (INS) and a fellow of Indian Geophysical Union, has presented number of technical papers in national as well as international conferences. He is the recipient of “National Design Award in Mining Engineering - 1999” for his “Outstanding contribution in the field of Engineering design” from Institution of Engineers (India). Since 2103 he has been an Independent Director at the SMS Group.

CA Hemant Lodha

Non Executive Director
MD - Enviro and Clean Energy

He is a certified Chartered Accountant with a vast experience of 40 years. He started his career from Kalpataru, Mumbai, later shifted to Nagpur and worked for FACOR, Star Circlips and Coventry Springs till 1990. He then worked for the Indorama Corporation in Indonesia.
In 2001, after working for a brief period in Thailand and Sri Lanka he returned to India and joined the SMS Group. He was instrumental in setting up the Environment Division and is currently MD at SMS Envocare and a Non-Executive Director at the SMS Group.

Mr. Paramveer Sancheti

Executive Director

Mr Paramveer Sancheti, son of Late Mr. Abhay Sancheti (Former Chairman of SMS Limited) aged 33 years did Diploma in Business Academics and Diploma Programme in International Baccalaureate (IB) from CIRS. He is successfully headed 130 MLD Common Effluent Treatment Plant project located at Bhandewadi, Nagpur. Currently he is heading entire business of Environment Division of SMS Group having annual turnover of Rs 150.00 Cr Plus.

Mr. Nirbhay Sancheti

Executive Director

Mr. Nirbhay Ajay Sancheti pursued BBA and then did Masters in Programme and Project Management (MSc) from University of Warwick, UK. He joined the company in 2015 as Project - coordinator for Underground Coal Mining projects. Since then, has been actively involved in various underground mining projects of PSU clients such as Coal India, Hindustan Zinc, Singareni Collieries etc. He also started a new vertical of Specialized Construction for Defence in the company in 2016. Alongwith execution of these projects, he also looks after the business development of both Mining and defense vertical.

Mr. Akshay Sancheti

Executive Director

Mr. Akshay Sancheti, son of Late Mr. Abhay Sancheti (Former Chairman of SMS Limited) pursued his Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering Degree from MIT, Pune. He subsequently joined the Company as a Management Trainee on 1st Nov 2012 and was deputed to a site involving civil and electrical works in Buldhana, Maharashtra which was successfully commissioned in 2014. Since, he has been looking after projects under the Infrastructure division which includes construction projects in Railways, Roadways, Irrigation and Toll Management.

Mr. Kaserneni Rao

Vice President & Head – Mining

K. Ramachandra Rao, aged 62 years is a graduate in Mining Engineering from Osmania University and Postgraduate in Rock Mechanics from IIT Delhi. He is responsible for developing Mining division for SMSL and expanding it. He has over 39 years of professional experience including teaching, research and consultancy. Prior to joining SMSL, he worked with prestigious organisations like TISCO, SCCL, NTPC and VNIT.

CA Sushant Mukherjee

Chief Financial Officer

He is a certified Chartered Accountant, a Post Graduate in Commerce and a Law Graduate with a vast experience of 15 years.After working with ICICI Bank for 3 years he joined the SMS Group in 2008. Since, he has handled various responsibilities in Accounting, Finance and Tax Departments. In 2014 he was promoted as the CFO of the SMS Group and he has been responsible in fine-tuning and managing daily cashflows for the company and has been instrumental in getting PE funding for the company and improving its overall Credit Rating.

Mr. Dattatray Kinage

Associate Vice President – OMT

He is a science graduate ( Bsc) having an experience of over 39 years in various fields. He is associated with company since 2002 and looking after Toll and Road maintenance vertical.

Mr.Ashfaque Khan

Associate Vice President - Irrigation

He is a Civil Engineer having vast experience of 30 years of execution of various major infrastructure projects for Construction of earthen / concrete dams, canals, tunnels, Roads and Railways etc. He is associated with the company since 1989. He is currently heading the Irrigation vertical of the company.

CA Amit Somani

MD - Emerging Business

He is a certified Chartered Accountant with experience of 19 years.He was associated with the Meghe Group for a long time in which he was responsible for growing the IT arm of Meghe Group - ADCC along with restructuring and corporatisation of the parent company. He also initiated, executed and established Wockhardt hospital,Nagpur. He was also responsible for operations and maintenance of DMIMS( Sawangi), a 1200 bedded Hospital. He has been associated with the SMS Group since April 2018 heading its Emerging Business vertical as Managing Director covering Retail, Logistics, Hospitals, F&B, Metal Mining and Pharma divisions. He added another feather to his already adorned cap when he was awarded Business Leader Award, 2017 By ICAI.

CA Amit Somani

MD - Emerging Business

He is a certified Chartered Accountant with experience of 19 years.He was associated with the Meghe Group for a long time in which he was responsible for growing the IT arm of Meghe Group - ADCC along with restructuring and corporatisation of the parent company. He also initiated, executed and established Wockhardt hospital,Nagpur. He was also responsible for operations and maintenance of DMIMS( Sawangi), a 1200 bedded Hospital. He has been associated with the SMS Group since April 2018 heading its Emerging Business vertical as Managing Director covering Retail, Logistics, Hospitals, F&B, Metal Mining and Pharma divisions. He added another feather to his already adorned cap when he was awarded Business Leader Award, 2017 By ICAI.

CS. Smita Agarkar

Company Secretary

Mrs. Smita Agarkar is a Company Secretary and Compliance Officer of the Company. She has dual degree in Commerce and Law and is a Fellow Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India. She has 11 years of vast experience in Corporate and Legal affairs. She is associated with SMS Limited, a Flagship Company of the SMS Group, as a Company Secretary since 2011. She has expertise in Compliance Audit as well as Secretarial and Legal Compliance Management System of the Group. She is regular Speaker at Various Seminars/Group Discussions on Legal and Secretarial matters organised by ICSI, Nagpur Chapter.

Her immense expertise in Corporate and legal matters helps the whole Group in day to day affairs.