LEADERSHIP

Pankaj Dharkar

Pankaj Dharkar

PRESIDENT

Mr. Pankaj R. Dharkar the Director of Pankaj Dharkar and Associates is passionately involved in providing innovative and energy efficient Design Solutions for Building Services since more than three decades.

He is an engineering graduate of 1980 batch with distinction and specialization in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration from SGSITS, Indore, M.P. He started his career with Voltas Ltd as a Project Engineer in AC & R Division and worked for 9 years. He then spearheaded Dikshit Consultants and Engineers Pvt. Ltd. for 17 years & successfully designed and executed several projects in various fields single-handedly.

He has always been a dynamic member and contributed tremendously towards achieving the goals and visions of various Engineering Societies at National and International level. He is an active member of ASHRAE (American society of Heating, Ventilation, Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Industry) ISHARE (Indian Society of Heating, Ventilation, Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Industry) & IGBC (Indian Green Building Congress), AIACRA, IPA, FSAI (Fire and Security Association of India). Mr Pankaj R. Dharkar has published several articles in Journals and presented papers at conferences. He has been playing important role as chairman in organizing expositions like COMFEX & ACREX and also coordinated several seminars-workshops in the field of HVAC, Fire Safety, Plumbing etc in different parts of the country. He was also associated with School of Building Science and Technology (CEPT) at Ahmedabad, as a Visiting Faculty.

Anand Patel

Anand Patel

ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Anand Patel , mechanical engineer with two decades of experience in the field of MEP is, one of the key members of the organization, being in charge of the Mumbai Operations. His vast experience in design and engineering of building services spans the whole gamut of possibilities of constructed spaces including high rise residential buildings, mega townships, villa townships, low cost housing, hotels, hospitals, retail spaces, IT and ITES buildings, commercial offices space, industrial applications and various infrastructure projects.

He specializes in engineering of building services for high Rise buildings. His knowledge on building life safety is well acclaimed and has been consulted regularly by various authorities for framing the regulatory guidelines on the subject for city. He has invested in research and conceptualizing ways in which to positively impact the urban environment with grass rooted sustainable design. He is extremely passionate about creating the low cost services design without compromising day to day functionality of the building and thereby creating environment and frame work for social and low cost housing.

Rajnish Aggarwal

Rajnish Aggarwal

ASSOCIATE PARTNER

Rajnish Aggarwal an Engineering Graduate and a MBA from Institute of Management Technology Ghaziabad, has been working for over two decades in the field of building services and has vast exposure to various kinds of projects including Hotels, Institutional premises, Residential, Industries, Educational Institutes, Pharmaceutical units etc. He has served in some good project oriented organizations like Chicago Pneumatic (Atlas Copco), Otis Elevators and Hitachi Aircon, besides having obtained valuable experience in BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd) and DESU (Delhi Electricity Supply Undertaking).

Having designed and executed building services including Air-conditioning systems, Elevators & Escalators, Building Management Systems, Building Automation, Lighting control and automation, Fire Alarm & Fire Suppression Systems, CCTV Surveillance Solutions, Access Control Solutions, Water Leak Detection, Intrusion Detection and Control, Public Address Systems, he has the necessary expertise for successful completion of wide variety of Projects, being in charge of Delhi operations of PDA.