With over 200 years of outstanding cumulative real estate development experience in the Indian market, the team brings expertise in the areas of efficient construction technologies and operational excellence.
Satish Vankayalapati, Chairman
Satish was part of the founding team of a telecom sub-system company in the mid-90s, which completed a successful listing on the BSE in 2000.
Prior to becoming a Director at Vasathi Housing, Satish was a Partner at McKinsey and Company, where he co-led several initiatives in the global telecom, high-tech and infrastructure practices. During his tenure at McKinsey, he worked at several locations with Fortune 500 clients across USA, Europe, Middle East and India.
Satish holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering.
P.V. Ravindra Kumar, Chief Executive Officer
P.V. Ravindra Kumar brings over 25 years of experience in executing highly complex and large scale projects related to core and urban infrastructure in industrial, commercial and residential verticals. Ravindra Kumar has a wide-ranging experience in all the key domains of real estate development including land acquisition, project conception and design, construction and sales & marketing. Over the past 10 years, Ravindra Kumar has successfully conceived, managed, built and sold 7 residential ‘Affordable Housing’ projects in South India. In his career, he has overseen projects with investments ranging over US$ 2 billion.
Prior to taking over the role as CEO of Vasathi Housing Ltd., Ravindra Kumar was associated with globally reputed companies such as Flour Daniel, Mac Met and Coromandel Fertilizers in both India and the Middle East. Ravindra Kumar has successfully managed design & construction of petrochemical plants, fertilizer plants, power plant equipment, cooling towers and water treatment plants.
Alisetti Paramesh, Chief Financial Officer
Paramesh Alisetti brings nearly 14 years of finance, accounts and planning experience in wide range of sectors such as construction, building materials, pharmaceuticals and beverages. Paramesh has deep expertise in financial & cost accounting, financial analysis & reporting, business planning, and treasury & funds management. Prior to joining Vasathi, Paramesh was associated with renowned companies such as Coca-Cola, Intervet, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, and Robo Silicon Ltd.
As a Deputy General Manager – Finance, Robo Silicon Ltd., Paramesh was instrumental in preparing the annual business plan and he also played a key role in establishing the budgetary control.
Paramesh holds an AICWA degree from the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India, Kolkata and has completed an Executive Program in Business Management (EPBM) from IIM, Kolkata.
Vamsi Krishna M, Deputy General Manager – Design & Engineering
With over 16 years of diversified experience in the fields of civil/structural engineering consulting and project management, Vamsi Krishna is one of the pillars in the organization. Vamsi Krishna has significant experience in the domains of structural designing, quality checking and project management. Vamsi Krishna has managed diverse projects such as software parks, multi-storied residential buildings, large-scale and integrated townships, shopping malls, complex industrial and pre-cast structures.
Prior to taking over the role as DGM – Design & Engineering, Vamsi Krishna was associated with renowned companies such as Maytas, Jurong consultants and SVPCL. Vamsi Krishna has also worked in the Kingdom of Bahrain where he gained valuable experience in implementation of world class quality practices and precast construction technologies. Vamsi Krishna has successfully completed number of flagship projects for major organisations including L&T, Phoenix, Reliance Infra, Aliens, Maytas Infra, AP Tourism, AP Medical & Health and Singareni Collieries.
Vamsi Krishna is a Post Graduate in Civil Engineering, and is an empanelled Structural Engineer for Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation. Vamsi Krishna is also a member of The Institution of Engineers (India), certified Chartered Civil Engineer and a member of Institution of Valuers (India).
Rajlakshmi Raghavan, General Manager – Sales & Marketing
Rajlakshmi Raghavan brings over 16 years of diversified experience in wide range of sectors such as advertising, direct marketing, event management, PR, corporate communication and marketing advisory & consulting.
Prior to joining Vasathi, Rajlakshmi was associated with renowned organizations like Procter & Gamble, Ajuba Solutions, Eventus India and Result McCann Erickson.
Her wide ranging assignments in the past include setting up of e-commerce portal, creating & implementing social media strategies, planning & deploying customer contact & support centers, designing marketing strategies for start-ups and SMEs, spearheading lead generation campaigns as well as managing PR and employer branding.
Rajlakshmi holds a Master’s degree in Mass Communication & Journalism from MS University, Baroda.
G. Srinivasa Rao, Deputy General Manager – HR
G. Srinivasa Rao brings over 15 years of experience in HR, in the areas of IT/real estate and pharmaceutical. His core expertise lies in managing the entire gamut of HR operations and successfully setting-up and implementing various HR processes including recruitment, selection, performance management system, conduct & behavior management, organizational design & development and training & development.
Prior to joining Vasathi, Srinivasa was associated with well-known companies including Aurobindo Pharma, PBEL, CSC, CMC and HCL.
Srinivasa has a proven track record in establishing next generation HR systems and processes at several global companies. Srinivasa has a Master’s degree from Symbiosis, with specialization in HRM. Srinivasa holds a post graduate degree from Osmania University.