Nitin Naik is a Graduate Engineer with over 25 years experience in the HVAC industry. He is an entrepreneur for the last 16 years. He has been an ASHRAE member for more than 6 years. He has served the chapter in multiple roles, as Chapter Technology Transfer Chair, Research Promotion Chair, Chapter Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President and currently serving as President Elect. Nitin is an active ISHRAE member having been the President of the Goa Chapter, Zonal Chair (Advocacy), National Vice Chair (Programs), National Secretary & Regional Director. Currently serving as the Member - Governing Council for the ISHRAE Institute of Excellence (IIE)
Mr. Viresh Ruhal - A Mechanical Engineer from NIT Warangal. Has 25 years of experience in the industry. Currently working as GM Marketing for M/s Flaktwoods ACS India Pvt Ltd. He has served ASHRAE Mumbai chapter in the capacity of Students chair, Membership Promotion chair, Secretary in the past and presently serving as Vice president.
Mr Shankar Sapaliga is a mechanical Engineer with 46 years of experience in the filed of HVAC. He worked with Voltas Ltd on various capacities in India and abroad ,like project planning , procurement , project execution , testing and commissioning of large central plants for commercial , manufacturing , control rooms low temperature application etc and cold rooms . He has also worked on energy management of large central pants and on various types of energy efficient products and systems. He was actively taken part in TQMS ( Total Quality Management Systems ) as well as heading Customer service on all India basis for a decade with Voltas Ltd. Mr Shankar is a Presidential member of ISHRAE Mumbai Chapter ( 2013-14 ) and has been the CTTC Chair , Research Promotion Chair of ASHRAE Mumbai Chapter. Shankar is working as Sr. Consultant- HVAC with International Copper Association India a non profit organization who promote copper on its advantages as well as support authorities in implementation of regulations and standards for air conditioning products, Solar energy, renewable energy and building wire etc.
Bhavesh is a Mechanical Engineering Graduate from Pune University. He has a rich experience of more than 10 years in the field of HVAC&R. He started his career as a Project engineer and moved to Sales function a year later. He has been working mainly in the sector of Pharmaceutical, Food, Marine, Oil & Gas, Laboratories, Clean Rooms etc. He has worked with companies like HMX, Flaktwoods, TROX. Currently he is heading the sales operations in India, Bangladesh & Srilanka for Euroclima India Pvt Ltd. Bhavesh has served the Society as the YEA chair for 2 terms.
Ms.Sangita Jhangiani is a Mechanical Engineer from NIT, Bhopal. She started her career with Blue Star Ltd as a Trainee Engineer. In 1997 she founded 'Enova' an Engineering Consulting firm. She has served ISHRAE as the Technical training chair for the Mumbai chapter in the years 2012-14 and as Secretary in 2015-16. She currently serves as the Treasurer for the Mumbai chapter and as a Committee Member for IIE (Ishrae Institute of Excellence). Sangita is an IGBC Accredited Professional and an ISHRAE Certified Trainer for ICP Design Level 1 course. She is a member of ASHRAE, ISHRAE & CII-IGBC. Some articles authored by her have been published in the ISHRAE Journals. Sangita's work experience includes design of HVAC systems for applications such as Data Centers, Residential complex, BSL Laboratory, Educational Institute, Malls & Retail outlets, Hotels, Hospitals, Clean rooms for Pharma applications, Corporate offices etc. She wishes to spread the message on 'Segregation of waste at source' in her country. This is a step towards Sustainability and a Cleaner & Greener India.
Chair - CTTC
After graduating from IIT, he joined VOLTAS LIMITED. He spent the next fifteen years in VOLTAS, where he handled several assignments including sales, project execution, service and then moved to the Corporate Office where he was responsible for Business development, Technology Transfer and Dealer Development. Krishnan separated from VOLTAS in 1992 and started his own enterprise which is engaged in the business of manufacturing and marketing Air, Fire and Smoke Management Products. Krishnan first became a Member of ASHRAE in 1989 and was actively involved in the formation of the ASHRAE Western India Chapter and the ASHRAE Mumbai Chapter. He served as Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President and finally the President of the Western India Chapter during the Society Year 2006-2007. He has actively participated in Region-at-Large Activities having attended all the RAL Meetings since New Delhi (2004). He served as the RAL Meeting Secretary at Portugal (2008) and Kuwait (2009). Krishnan has served as Regional Treasurer, RAL At the Society Level, Krishnan has been a Member of ASHRAE TC 5.03 since 2007 (currently a Voting member), Chair of Hand Book Sub-Committee at TC 5.03 and as a Voting Member in Special Projects Committee 200. He has served as President of the Mumbai Chapter of ISHRAE, Regional Director (West) and also as Secretary at the Headquarters. He served as President of the ISHRAE during the Society Year. 2011-2012 Krishnan currently serves on the Society's Nominating Committee, Advisory Committee, Certification Committee and also on the Society's Finance Committee. In 2014, at the ACREX in New Delhi, he was honoured with the Distinguished Service Award by the Society. His detailed Bio is updated and available on the ASHRAE Web Site.
Dr. Roshini R Easow
Roshini Easow has been a member of ASHRAE since 2000, initially as a part of the Western India Chapter. She is the immediate past President of ASRAE Mumbai Chapter. She looked after student activities and continued the same role when ASHRAE Mumbai was formed. She has been CTTC Chair and Vice President. Roshini is a Mechanical Engineer and holds a PhD from IIT Bombay. She has 30 years experience as faculty at Sardar Patel College of Engineering, Mumbai. She is a Presidential Member of the ISHRAE Mumbai chapter and has also served ISHRAE as National Chair for student affairs.
Chair - Student Activity
Manoj Khati is a Bachelor in Engineering with MBA and pursuing advance study in area of Strategy Management. He has served in HVAC & R Industry for past 18 Years and is a Sr Member in ASHRAE, Since 2002. He also served as President for Western India Chapter, 2009. Presently he is associated with AIR GATES Pvt Ltd as Managing Director. The company is in business of manufacturing products for HVAC & Clean Room. He is also a member in associate society ISHRAE, Thane Chapter & AIMA.
Chair - Membership Promotion
Company : Director, Dikshit Consultants & Engineers Pvt. Ltd. Education : B.E. Mech. from Pune in 1991. Joined Dikshit Consultants & Engineers Pvt. Ltd. in June 1991 as Director immediately after graduation. Have been working as a HVAC Consultant since 1991 and an MEP Consultant since 2000. Member : ASHRAE Member : ISHRAE since 1991. CWC Member. MP Chair in 2014-15 and 2015-16. Program Chair for 2016- 17
Chair - Research Promotion
Sooraj s a gradua te mechanical engineer, with mo re than 17 years of ex perience in the Field of MEP design an d construction manag ement and has worke in some of the reputed consultancy and cons truction firms such as AECOM, Spe ctral, Eskayem and ETA before joining Ramboll. Sooraj has international c onstruction exposure in the ME field with his stint i n Dubai where he was inv olved in building the world's tallest Hote l Buil ding the J.W Marquee. He has the righ t mix of Design an d cons truction ex perience and presently leads the MEP team of Ramboll Indi a Domestic operations.
Chair - Refrigiration
M ihir Narendra Sanghavi is BE from RAIT, M umbai University. He is in HVAC&R business since 1993. He is Managing Partner Aur o Engineering Company manufacturer of Heat Exhangers and AHUs., M anaging Partner of ACE Corporation into contractin and O&M of HVAC&R projects, Partner in Aquatics Mumbai distributor for Xylem pump s & Director in Oxygen Entertainment. He is currently Secretary of Ishrae Mu mbai chapter and me mber of Apex Advocacy Committee of Ishrae, Joint Secretary of RATA and Refrigeration Chair of Ashrae Mumbai Chapter.
Chair - GGAC
Mr. Rupesh Umtol, Director at EMCPL, br ings over 18 years of design, In stallation, commissioing, and management experience to the field of Engineering Consultancy. His passion for analysis and sustainability have helped him build a reputation for creative and economical designs. Befor e Starting EMCPL in 2009, He has worked f or Reputed Consultants and Contractors in Construction field. Apart from work, he is keen on working towards development of rural students in various areas like personality development, vocational knowledge, professionalg idance etc. He is member of ASHRAE, ISHRAE & FSAI.
Chair - YEA
Shrey Mahajan is BE Mechanical from KJ Somaiya College of Engneering. He has served as the President and General Secretary for SHRAE student chapt er during his college days. He has 5 years of experience in VRF technology. He has worked with Daikin Airconditioning India Pvt. Ltd. in VRV Business d epartment for 4 years. He Presently working with ETA General pvt. Ltd. and is Looking after Mu mbai market in VRF technology. He is presently serving as YEA chair ASHRAE Mumbai chapter
Chair - ECC & Web
Ankit is an Energy Efficiency professional having an experience of more than 4 years in providing Green Building Services, Energy Modeling, Commissioning and Energy Audits services. His experience includes performing new Commercial/residential building commissioning, third party commissioning and retro-commissioning services, managing onsite energy system audits, leading energy efficiency analysis and modeling teams and performing building commissioning tests. Ankit has professional experience with performing energy audits for energy efficiency and cost payback analysis. He has conducted ASHRAE Level I and Level II energy audits for energy conservation opportunities in HVAC, lighting, building envelope and controls. He has experience in performing energy analysis for whole building using eQUEST. He has managed LEED projects for new construction and existing buildings. Position Held at ISHRAE: K-12 Activity chair ISHRAE Jaipur Chapter in 2013-14.
A mechanical engineer from Mumbai University, with over 27 years of industry experience she has spent over 14 years in HVAC&R in a Pharma central air?conditioning contracting firm. Presently she runs her own business in the name of ARGO Solutions for product sales of Chillers & Water Purification systems. Nivedita has been actively involved with the ASHRAE Mumbai Chapter as a Chair for CTTC, Research Promotion & Historian. Presently she holds the position of Regional Treasurer at for ASHRAE Region at Large. In ISHRAE, she is presently the President of Thane chapter and has also been a National Chair for K-12 Activities in the past..
Sanjay Kumar Verma
An MBA from Madras University having Mechanical Engineering back ground from Madras University. Has 20 years reach experience exclusively in HVAC industry. Has worked with the company such as Trac Fujico - Chennai and latter was one of the Directors in the known HVAC turnkey contracting company ? Nu Dyna Engineers in Mumbai. Was the Regional head for East Zone in CLIMAVENETA, the largest HVAC manufacturing equipment in Europe.
In 2013, he promoted SARA HVAC Systems as a HVAC solution provider company and regained
the name in HVAC Industry.
Sanjay Kumar Verma has also served ISHRAE Deccan Chapter for their various Events organized in the year 2012-13 as a Special invitees in Working Committee. He was K-12 Chair ISHRAE Mumbai Chapter during 2014-15. He also served society as a
-Key Coordinator - ISHRAE Job Junction Mumbai 2015-2016
-Key Coordinator - aQuest, Acrex-2016
-Co-Chair-Visitors Promotion, Acrex-2016
-Student Activity Chair ?ISHRAE Mumbai Chapter 2015-2016
-BOG Member - ASHRAE Mumbai 2015?2016
-Members of RATA
-Presently Student Activity Chair-IMC 2016-17 AND Co-chair JOB JUNCTION-2016
Parth Vinod Thakkar
Post Graduate mechanical engineer, MSc in Building Services Engineering with Sustainable Energy from Brunel University London with experience in design, manufacturing, and assembly of various mechanical systems including chillers, commercial refrigeration units, AHUs and heavy metal work.
Yusuf Bhetasiwala is a Mechanical Engineer with 20 years of experience in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration. He is a BEE Certified Energy Auditor and IGBC approved AP. He is working in the field of HVAC Consultancy, Cleanroom design, Contamination Control and GMP Audits of Pharmaceutical Facilities.
Kamlesh is an experienced professional with more than 20 years of overall hands?on experience in MEP works with HVAC as a specialization for complete lifecycle of the projects which includes designing, pre?construction and execution, both from developer representative and contractor in the areas of High rise luxury buildings, retails, commercial, hospitality and social infra? structure. He has worked with companies such as Mather and Platt, Voltas (Domestic Operation), Archgroup Consultants Dubai & Oberoi Realty.