Our Team


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Chairman

Mr. Krishna Behari Gupta

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.

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Managing Director

Mr. Shashank Gupta

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.

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JMD & CEO

Mr. Ashish Agarwal

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.

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General Manager

Mr. Sumit Gupta

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.