Delegate Profile

Mr Barun Pal Choudhary
Director (Design & Build )
Design & Build Shapoorji Pallonji And Company Pvt Ltd.(Conclave Partner)
India
W : www.sp-group.com
 
Industry / Sector
Infrastructure
Personal Profile
Mr. Barun Pal Chowdhury brings in 25 years of rich experience from international / national background in varied fields – Architecture, Design, Construction Management and Execution. He has handled complex projects in diverse geographies like India, USA, Europe, Africa and Middle-east nations. He was involved in the Design & Project Management of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), Qatar, which is a premier non-profit healthcare provider with over 1000 beds. He has specialised knowledge in mixed land use having had lead the Master Plan preparation for one of the biggest townships of the Middle-East and North Africa (MENA) Region in Sudan. His articles on a host of topics such as Design Management, Design of Hospitals and Design & Build have been published in the Journal of The Indian Institute of Architects (JIIA) and various other renowned professional magazines such as Express Healthcare, Construction Week etc. He is an invited speaker in many conferences across the country and reputed institutes. Presently, he heads the E&C business of Shapoorji Pallonji Group in 3 countries – Bangladesh, Myanmar and Maldives. Also, he heads the Design & Build (D&B) division at SPCPL (Mumbai), wherein he provides leadership and strategic direction to the company’s vision for D&B projects in a multitude of sectors such as Healthcare, IT Parks, Affordable Housing, Aviation, Industrial Buildings, Residential Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Sports Complexes & Stadiums, Museums, Convention Centres, Institutional Buildings etc.
Company Profile
Shapoorji Pallonji Group (SP Group) is a 153 year old Construction major with extensive experience in the construction of land-mark structures, both in India and abroad. Steeped in conservative values, it has an enviable track record of integrity and excellent relations with its Customers and Joint Venture Partners. The annual Group turnover is in excess of US$ 6 Billion. Shapoorji Pallonji & Co. Pvt. Ltd., (SPCPL) is the flagship company of the Group. Other Group Companies are Afcons Infrastructure Ltd., Forbes & Co. Ltd., Shapoorji Pallonji Infrastructure Capital Co. Ltd., SP Fabricators Ltd., Sterling and Wilson Electricals Ltd., Gokak Textiles Ltd., Eureka Forbes Ltd, Forbes Technosys Ltd., SP Agri Management Services Pvt. Ltd., Shapoorji Pallonji Engineering Procurement & Construction Pvt. Ltd., etc. SPCPL has already executed several prestigious projects abroad viz. the Serena Hotel in Kabul, Afghanistan, the Mauritius IT Park, “EBENE CITY”, and “LE PAILLES” Convention Centre in Mauritius, Providence Cricket Stadium in Guyana, Seat of Government and Presidential Palace in Accra, Ghana, New National Assembly Building of Republic of Gambia, etc.. The EPC subsidiary is well equipped to set up Power, Steel and other Plants in India and abroad. The EPC subsidiary has commenced work of setting up a 80 MW Peat Power Plant in Rwanda & Mining infrastructure work in Guinea. With its extensive experience in Healthcare Sector, SPCPL is uniquely positioned to Design & Build affordable Hospitals across Africa. AFCONS is a pioneer and leader in infrastructure, renowned for its technical expertise; it has been involved in Marine work, Bridges, Roads, Nuclear Power Projects, Tunneling, Pipelines, special Foundation work such as Piling and Diaphragm wall, Metro Railways. Afcons is currently executing EPC projects of constructing 85 km. long Railway Line in Ghana & Traffic Decongestion project of Lusaka City in Zambia. Sterling & Wilson is a leading company in the fields of Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Sub-stations and manufacturers of D.G.Sets. It is the No.5 top Solar EPC players in the world & No.1 in India. It has capacity to take up EPC job of Gas based Cogeneration Power Plants and Data Centres.