The Team

Avântt Business Solutions has a team of highly competent engineers having vast experience in chemical, petrochemical and fertilizer plants in India and abroad. They have worked in various levels in operations, project management, project execution and have served as chief executives/managing directors. Details of top executives are given below.

Babu K Verghese, Chairman

Mr Babu K Verghese is the founder promoter and currently the Chairman of Avântt Business Solutions, Chennai – a Technical and Management Consultancy Organization – which, inter se, is chiefly focused on techno economic evaluation and implementation of projects in the process industry (be it grass root, upgradation, capacity augmentation, de-bottlenecking).….Read More

Arjun Chari, Managing Director

Mr Arjun Chari is the co-promoter and Managing Director of Avântt Business Solutions, based in Chennai. He is a Chemical Engineer, with a degree in Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in the year 1972. After working for a year at Hindustan Polymers, Visakhapatnam, where he was involved in the construction and commissioning of the Styrene plant….Read More

Jayaraman Venkataraman, Sr. Consultant

Mr. V. Jayaraman is a Chemical Engineer, with a Bachelor of Technology degree from the University of Madras in the year 1972. Mr Jayaraman joined Madras Fertlisers Ltd in May 1973 and worked in various capacities in MFL’s Fertiliser Complex at Chennai until October1992. During his stint with MFL, he played an important part in the operation of the Urea Plant of MFL. …Read More

Subbiah S, Sr. Consultant

Mr S. Subbiah is a Chemical Engineer, with a Bachelor of Technology degree from the Madras University in the year 1972. He is a senior professional with over 35 years of experience in Plant Operations, Process Engineering, Technical Services, Project Management and General Management in the Fertiliser and Heavy Chemicals industries.….Read More

Asokan S, Sr. Consultant

Mr S. Asokan is an engineering professional, with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, with distinction, from Annamalai University in the year 1972. He has 40 years of experience in conceptualization, basic design, detailed design engineering, engineering management, procurement, inspection & testing, installation, commissioning, project management, debottlenecking, revamp, failure analysis and repair, in the process industry….Read More

K S Goplalakrishnan, Senior Consultant

Mr. Gopalakrishnan holds a Bachelor of Technology (Instrumentation) degree from Madras Institute of Technology, Anna University, Chennai, India. He graduated in the year 1980, ranking First in Instrument Technology in the University. Mr. Gopalakrishnan worked for 11 years, from August 1980, at Southern Petrochemical Industries Corporation at its Fertiliser Complex in Tuticorin, and was responsible for the Instrumentation….Read More

T. Amarnath, Senior Consultant

Mr. Amarnath graduated from the Madras University in 1972, with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He has over 37 years of experience in Fertilser, Petrochemical and Infrastructure projects. His expertise covers project management, electrical design and engineering, besides procurement. He worked at the Fertiliser Complex of SPIC at Tuticorin during the erection, testing and commissioning….Read More

Dr. RM. Krishnan, Senior Consultant

Dr. Krishnan obtained his graduate degree in Chemical Engineering from the Madras University in 1970, followed by his Master’s degree from IIT, Madras in 1972. He later completed his doctorate studies and obtained his Ph.D. from Delft University in the Netherlands in 1988. He has nearly 36 years of experience in project conceptualization, execution, commissioning and operation of Fertiliser and Petrochemical….Read More