Board of Directors

Mr. Ashok Katariya

Mr. Ashok Katariya

Chairman

In 1976, Mr. Katariya laid the foundation of the Company. A Gold medalist from College of Engineering Pune. A visionary, a leader, and a determined individual. Mr. Katariya is the guiding force for the organisation.

He is recipient of Lifetime Achievement award from the Association of Consulting Civil Engineers and Civil Engineer of the year 2017 by Institute of Engineers (India).

Mr. Satish Parakh

Mr. Satish Parakh

Managing Director

Mr. Parakh’s association with Ashoka Group begin in 1982. Under his leadership company has consolidated its position amongst the leading highway developers in the country. He has spearheaded the company’s diversification in Power (EPC) projects.

He has been honoured with various awards and recognitions including the ‘Industry Doyen’ award by Construction Industry Development Council.

Mr. Sanjay Londhe

Mr. Sanjay Londhe

Director & CEO Projects

Mr. Londhe heads the execution of projects from their design stage to final commencement.

He also holds office as Director – Quality Management System.

He has honored with the ‘Engineer of the Year – 2014’ title by Federation of Engineering Institutions Asia Pacific region and ‘CEO of the year – 2017’ title by ‘Construction Times’.

Mr. Milap Raj Bhansali

Mr. Milap Raj Bhansali

Executive Director

Mr. Bhansali is a Chartered Accountant by profession and has an experience of more than 4 decades in managing chemicals, steel wires, foundry, railway wagons, sugar, tyres and real estate.

His key areas of expertise include finance, marketing, procurement, negotiations and general management.

Mr. Ashish Kataria

Mr. Ashish Kataria

Non Executive Director

Mr. Ashish A. Kataria is MBA with Civil Engineering background.

He possesses an experience of more than 18 years.He has been involved in the successful completion of various Road Projects of ASHOKA. He is also a Managing Director of Ashoka Concessions Limited (ACL), Subsidiary of the Company, and involved in effectively implementation of projects of awarded to ACL. He has been instrumental in the investment made by infrastructure finance giant SBI Macquarie in ACL to the tune of Rs.800 Cr.

Mr. Sharad Abhyankar

Mr. Sharad Abhyankar

Independant Director

Mr. Abhyankar has completed his Masters of Laws degree from Mumbai University.

He is a Solicitor and advocate by profession and is the founding partner of ANS Law Associates. He is also a registered Patent and Trade Marks Attorney. He expertise in various branches of laws including corporate laws, securities laws, project finance, telecom regulations, constitutional litigation and international commercial arbitrations.

Mr. Albert Tauro

Mr. Albert Tauro

Independant Director

Mr. Albert Tauro holds a Masters’ Degree in Commerce and is a Certificated Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB). He is a well-regarded Banker having worked in various Public Sector Banks for over 40 years. Important Placements during his career as a Banker are, Canara Bank – General Manager: Risk Management Dept. HO, Circle Office, Mumbai, Corporate Credit Dept., HO and Circle Office, Delhi. Positions Held: Member of several Top Executive Committees, Secretary to the Board of Directors at Canara Bank. He took charge as the Executive Director of Central Bank of India on June 6, 2007 up to August 1, 2008. His last appointment was as Chairman and Managing Director of Vijaya Bank from August 02, 2008 till March 31, 2011 up to superannuation.

Mr. Gyan Chand Daga

Mr. Gyan Chand Daga

Independant Director

Mr. Gyan Chand Daga is a Commerce Graduate and a Chartered Accountant. He has completed Advanced Management Program from IIM, Kolkata.

He has a 36 years longstanding and illustrious career in leading the Marketing and Finance division of Indian Oil Corporation Limited and Steel Authority of India Limited. He has headed and guided organisational strategy as a Chairperson or as a Board Member in Nine Indian and overseas companies.

He has managed large and complex retail and distribution networks for Indian Oil Corporation Limited across the length and breadth of the Country.

Mr. Mahendra Mehta

Mr. Mahendra Mehta

Independant Director

Mr. Mahendra B. Mehta a Commerce Graduate from University of Jodhpur and Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is qualified DISA (of ICAI) in the year 2006 and a qualified Limited Insolvency Professional with IBBI. He is Managing Partner of Mittal & Associates, Chartered Accountants Firm, Mumbai.

Ms. Shilpa Hiran

Ms. Shilpa Hiran

Independant Director

Ms. Shilpa Hiran is an MBA – Finance from San Francisco State University, USA.

She has around sixteen years of experience in the field of Risk Management and Internal Audit. She specializes in the areas of internal controls, third party risk management, information security, quality audits and IT Assurance.

She is currently working with NetApp India Inc. as Director – Internal Audit and Global Head of SOX Compliance. Earlier, she has worked with M/s Ernst & Young LLP, Bangalore and M/s PriceWaterhouseCoopers, San Francisco