Mr. Krishna Behari Gupta is an electrical engineering graduate from a leading institute of India. Over his vast and diverse experience of 40 years, our chairman has been exposed to different assignments of Power Corporations in India, Insurance, Auditing, Compliances, Information Technology, Real estate. Our chairman has been associated with various organizations in senior positions before founding Urban Axis. He has been a serial entrepreneur and has been instrumental in setting up various real estate & engineering consulting companies.
He has been exposed to successfully dealing with both retail as well as corporate consumers including large corporations and SME which included planning, project execution, material management, financial management, technical aspects, procurement as well as dealing with high level technocrats, politicians and administrative functionaries.
Mr. Gupta has successfully led the Company through some of its most challenging times and enabled it to emerge stronger. His broad global perspective has seen the Company expanding its horizons beyond domestic frontiers, positioning itself to become a true international player.
Mr. Gupta has been a firm believer of corporate intervention in the social sector encompassing CSR and philanthropic activities like improvements in the living standards of construction workers, and providing basic education and healthcare facilities in adopted villages in and around Urban Axis Infratech Ltd.
Transforming Urban Axis into a world-class real estate corporation has always been Mr. Gupta’s dream. He has lead a broad ranging, transformational process aimed at boosting shareholder’s and investor’s value.
Shashank Gupta, an alumnus of IIT Roorkee, has 13 years of progressive work experience spread across India, Asia, Europe and North America. He has worked with several global organizations across the world to transform their business and operations towards cost effective and simplified delivery models.
Shashank is a serial entrepreneur and has already setup around 6 startups in last 13 years who together have employed around 500+ employees in India. He is also in the governance board of several organizations in India including businesses such as IT, Insurance and Retail. He is an expert in strategy building and business transformation and has mentored several start-up organizations in reaching to the next level. Shashank brings to the table his global vision coupled with his vast experience to take Urban Axis to the global level.
With over 13 years of experience in the real estate and IT enabled conglomerate industry, he brings on board his unique vision, management practices and global approach to gear the organization towards expansion and diversification. As an integral part of the key management, he manages a portfolio spanning across Residential, Office Space, Retail, Hospitality and Social Infrastructure projects. With passion for design, he gets involved in every project and envisions it as if he were to personally use it.
Shashank has been also cited in several publications for his profile in the real estate industry, including some national and international magazines as one of the “Most Influential” people in real estate sector in North India. This competence arises from his ability to comprehend and deal with the complexities of managing and striking a pragmatic balance between people aspirations and organizational considerations.
Shashank is committed to achieve and maintain the highest standards of ethical conduct and institutional integrity. He seeks to comply with all laws and regulations, accounting standards, and ethical guidelines.
As a responsible citizen, Shashank has always placed high value on good citizenship while providing extensive support for community programs across the country, with a focus on education, health and water conservation. In the area of Water Conservation, he has implemented strict water use codes during infrastructure development and in other areas of life, especially areas prone to droughts.
Described as focused, passionate, futurist with distinctive leadership style, Ashish brings a global outlook, strategic vision and passion for business and institution-building to his roles at Urban Axis Infratech Limited.
As Co-Founder and Joint Managing Director, he is responsible for strategic decisions regarding the overall direction of the Company including the key areas of determining its governance structures, treasury, risk and portfolio management, and for the diversification plans of Urban Axis.
Ashish’s strong analytical and leadership skills, coupled with his practical approach to problem solving, enable him to communicate complex concepts to a variety of audiences, and to work effectively with different people, cultures and situations. His local and global experience gives him a rare dual perspective that lends integrity and pragmatism to everything he undertakes.
Ashish is graduated with a degree in Civil Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee in 1995.
Ms. Vandana Garg is having three decades experience in the field of Architecture. During her illustrative carrier she has worked with noted Architects like M/s Stien, Doshi & Bhalla & M/s C.P.Kukreja Associates & has been associated with some well known projects.
With Joseph Allen Stein she learnt the art of the sensitivity to detail, construction, material and texture of the buildings.Detailing of the building has been her trademark and has always developed self sustainable building designs.
Prominent Projects includes India Habitat CentreN.Delhi, office building for WWF, N Delhi ,corporate office, of M/s Escorts at Faridabad, Bankers Institute of Rural Development, Lucknow. She has been associated with M/s C P Kukreja Associates as Project Coordinator for their various projects like I.I.M Lucknow, residential and commercial project for Unitech South City at Gurgaon, Institute building for Bank Of India, Noida.
With M/s Rudra Abhishek Enterprises Pvt limited she created the Architectural front for the organization which was earlier largely associated with town planning projects, for Ansal and Omaxe.
During her second stint with M/s C.P. Kukreja Associates as Associate Architect she handled prestigious Government projects like IIIDEM for Election Commission,, Extension of Vallabh Bhawan, Bhopal (secretariat building) ,I.I.T Jodhpur (Resedential) &Central Bus Terminal Noida.
She is an Alumni from Manipal Institute of Technology from where she graduated in Architecture. She is Empanelled with BEE and in the list of approved Architects with HSIDC
Chandra Prakash Tripathi is having more than 30 year experience as senior structural engineer and is credited to design some of the prominent signature buildings of the country. He has worked with several organizations at responsible positions like M/s C P Kukreja & Associates, Government of Delhi, Interarch Building Products Limited. His last assignment was with M/s DLF where he worked as Assistant Vice President and Head of Structure.
He is an alumnus of Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi from where he graduated and IIT Delhi where he studied M. Tech course work in Structural Engineering. He has done MBA in Operation Management. He is fellow of Indian Association of Structural Engineering(FIAStructE), corporate member of Institution of Engineers and life member of ISTE. He is credited with some of the famous land mark buildings in India, especially in and around Delhi.
He was Head of Engineering for IGI Airport Terminal 3 for metal parts promoted by Delhi International Airport Limited. It won prestigious ‘Infrastructure Excellence Award 2010’ by M/s Essar Steel, CNBC18 and E18. He was involved with design of Magnolia, Aralia, Camellia, Crest, Horizon Center, Belaire, Park Place etc. land mark buildings of M/s DLF.
He was first to design a building in India with Friction Damper to counteract seismic forces in La Gardenia by M/s Unitech ltd. He designed greenfield industrial project for M/s Telco at Chinhat Deva Road, Lucknow. IIM Lucknow, TCS Jamshedpur (15mx15m coffer flat slab structure), Hero Honda Motors Limited, Gurgaon, Hero Cycles etc. He is Head of structure and is looking after design as well as construction management of various projects i.e. provides end to end solution using his long experience.
Mr. Ajit Mishra is a civil engineer from HBTI Kanpur with more than 31 years of experience in managing large scale projects of township development, public infrastructure both in government and private sector. He has been associated with organizations like Reliance, Ansal API in leadership roles and positions. He is an expert on Construction Management, Dispute Management & QMS procedures. He brings to table world class practices of infrastructure and construction industry.
Mr Sumit is a civil engineer from one of the most premier engineering institutes of India and has around 20+ years of work experience with majority of his time in Organization like L&T. He has a strong grip over construction management and is a master in delivering projects on time with highest standards of quality.
An Engineering Graduate & MBA from Faculty Of Management Studies, University Of Delhi Mr.Pankaj Garg has been in the field of Marketing for more than three decades.
During his illustrious carrier has dealt with organization like Indian Railways, NTPC, NHPC, State Electricity Boards, CPWD, Tata Steel, Tata Power, Crompton Greaves, BHEL,Ceat Tyres, L&T, ABB, Reliance, Jaypee Group and cement giants like Aditya Birla, Ultratech, Ambuja Cement and many more. He is a proactive leader with a refined business acumen and exemplary people skills.