S. Paramasivan, a Whole-Time Director in the Board of AFCONS INFRASTRUCTURE LIMITED, since 2002, is currently its Managing Director.
S. Paramasivan is an alumnus of the University of Madurai from where he graduated in Commerce. He is a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers, a Fellow Member of The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of India and The Institute of Companies Secretaries of India. He is also a Stanford Certified Project Manager.
He has previously served the State Bank of Travancore for over 15 years and Fouress Engineering (India) Ltd., for over 6 years. He has contributed articles on matters of interest on Banking & Finance including a book on `Banking’ for internal promotion of officials in the Bank.
He was a member of the Banking & Finance Committee of the Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry and was in its core group. He is currently a Member of the Taxation Committee of CII and a Member of Infrastructure Committee of FICCI.
AFCONS Infrastructure Limited is the flagship infrastructure construction arm of Shapoorji Pallonji Group (India’s leading conglomerate with a rich history of more than 150 years).
Since 1959, AFCONS has delivered over 350 infrastructure projects across 15 countries in Africa, Middle East, CIS, South Asia and India. In India we are the leader in EPC implementation of marine, metro rail, tunnels, Oil & Gas, Hydro, highways & bridge projects. Our talented professionals, innovative economical methodologies, quality works adhering to international standards, on/ahead of schedule project deliveries, disciplined HSE practices and extensive equipment fleet are strengths to mention herewith. We are known to deliver projects in challenging environments like rough seas, deserts, chilling temperatures and hilly terrain. All this translates into tangible value creation for the Client.
Over the last decades, we have created value through excellence in delivery, in countries such as Ghana, Liberia, Gabon, Guinea, Mauritius, Madagascar.
In all of our projects we closely work with the local community through engagement and development of local skills, and supporting the communities with their specific needs, such as enhancing access to drinking water and healthcare etc.
AFCONS is the leader in Marine segment in India, with unmatched execution capabilities, and is one of the top 15 Marine EPC players across the world. In Surface transport segment we have delivered multiple challenging and large scale projects in India and overseas.
For our esteemed client, we completed
1. 6 months ahead of schedule of the 4-lane, 64-km highway in hilly terrain in India
2. 14 months ahead of schedule (substantial completion) of 6-lane, 120-km greenfield expressway
3. Port and mine-head infrastructure, for iron ore mines in Liberia
4. Mina Salman interchange for decongestion of vital road corridor between Bahrain & Saudi Arabia
5. Critical port infrastructure, multiple port terminals, in Mauritius