Subramaniam- Director & CEO

With a degree from the prestigious IIT Mumbai, and a senior management programme from IIM Ahmedabad, A. Subramaniam brings in more than 25 years of experience in the mining and Construction Equipment industries to SMG.

V. Nagaraj- Technical Advisor

Nagaraj brings in almost five decades of experience in mining, easily making him the expert in the field. He also has considerable expertise in Mining Engineering, Coke Ovens and Coke making, Production and Quality Control as well as Crisis Management.

He holds a 1st class Mines Manager’s Certification from the Government of India and has a degree in Mining Engineering from the School of Mines, KGF, Karnataka.

His prior appointments have been in senior positions in SESA Goa and Fomento, as well as earlier stints with companies like NMDCC, Kolar Gold Fields and P.T.I.

Pedrito Fernandes- Consultant

Fernandes is an expert in mining laws with over 28 years of experience in administration and implementation of mining laws.

Prior to being associated with SMG, he served the Government of Goa for three decades. He previously worked for the Geological Survey of India, SESA Goa and Descon.

Fernandes has an M.Sc in Applied Geology from the Karnataka University and a Diploma in Application of Remote Sensing from IIT Mumbai. He is an elected Fellow of the Geological Society of India.

Lakshmikantha S.N –Head, Construction and Infrastructure Division

With over 35 years of experience in Infrastructure Development and Construction industries, Lakshmikantha heads the Construction and Infrastructure divison at SMG.

His areas of expertise include managing Hydro-electric projects, Steel plants, Cement plants, Irrigation projects and Water supply treatment plants.

He has held senior positions in companies like Atria Power Corporation Ltd, SomDatt Builders and Skyline Constructions prior to his appointment at SMG. His experience also spans companies like Karnataka Power Corporation and MahalingaShetty and Co.

Lakshmikantha holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from the Mysore University.