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Proposed role in the project: Need Analysis and ToR Preparation Expert

1. Family name: Kooveli Madom Veeraraghavan

2. First names: Subramanian
3. Date of birth: 25th August 1953
4. Nationality: Indian
5. Civil status: -
6. Education:

Institution [ Date from - Date to] Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:

Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore Ph.D (Fellow) Management
1981 - 1986
National Institute of Technology, Karnataka Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical)
(previous name : Karnataka Regional
Engineering College, Surathkal, under
Mysore University, Karnataka)

7. Language skills - Indicate competence on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 - excellent; 5 - basic):

Language Reading Speaking Writing

English 1 1 2

8. Membership of professional bodies:

− Institute of Management Consultants of India

9. Other skills: Computer literate, MS-Office, Internet

10. Present position: Director – Symbiosis of Technology, Environment and Management

and Director – School of Management for Infrastructure and Development Strategies,
Bangalore, India

11. Years within the firm: Over 25 years of professional experience in Management and
Engineering Consulting

12. Key qualifications (Relevant to the assignment):

− training undergone in Organisational Behaviour

− training and experience in application of Systems Methodologies for societal sector analysis
− 20 years of experience in Management Consulting for Government, Private sector and Funding
− Expertise in wide ranging areas of Management issues in the Development and infrastructure
− Consulting experience in complex societal systems
− Consulting experience in strategic planning, performance improvement, capacity building,
financial analysis
− Experience in E governance
− Experience in proposal preparation, bid evaluation, preparation of evaluation schemes
− Preparation of Corporate plans, Marketing strategies
− Feasibility studies, appraisals, financial analysis of projects.
− Institutional Development and organisation of projects.
− Experience in contractual aspects of consulting projects
− Experience in institution building, organisational transformation, training needs analysis,

13. Specific experience in the region:

Country Date from - Date to

Mauritius 2002
India 1978 -2007

14. Professional experience:

Date Location Company Position Description

2005 Bangalore, STEM/MINDS Director • As head of the organisation, responsible for consulting business, institution building for
till India consulting in the development / infrastructure sector, as well as the newly set up Institute of
present Infrastructure Management offering a one year PG Diploma and a two year MBA in
Infrastructure Management
1998- Bangalore, Tata Consultancy Consultant, • Team Leader and Project Manager for study on Seamless integration of Administrative
2005 India Services Group Leader Functions for a Multi-location high Technology government organization in Space Research
• Project Manager for Advisory Services for Setting up a Government Online Centre for the
National Computer Board, Government of Mauritius
• Project Manager for Impact Evaluation study for the WB assisted Karnataka Integrated Rural
Water Supply & Environmental Sanitation Project for the Rural Development & Panchayat Raj
Department, Government of Karnataka
• Project leader for assisting the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) to carry
out the private participation in water supply / sewerage projects and assisting the BWSSB in
negotiating with the preferred bidder for award of contract. Was also External Technical
(management) advisor to BWSSB in evaluating investment decisions and Project Consultant for
Financial Feasibility study for two Sewage water tertiary treatment projects for the BWSSB. Also
an invited external technical expert on long term investment strategy of BWSSB

1993- Bangalore, Tata Consultancy Associate • Comprehensive Long-Range Plan for Marketing and market development for Coir and Coir
1998 India Services Consultant products in India.
• Organisation Structure Review and Redesign of the Design and Project Management group for
Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited.
• Comprehensive Management Study for Loka Shikshana Trust, Bangalore.
• Organisation Structure and Renewal for Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB).
Date Location Company Position Description
• Project Manager for study on Corporate Plan for Karnataka Renewable Energy Development
• Development of Perspective and Business Plan for Karnataka State Handicrafts Development
Corporation Limited
• Strategy for Long tern viability of two Environmental Training Institutes at Bangalore and
Chennai set up under Danish Assistance jointly with the respective State Pollution Control
• Market Feasibility for Forgings for Elgi Equipment Ltd, Coimbatore.
• Organisation Structure study for Karnataka Housing Board

1989- Bangalore, Tata Consultancy Assistant • Training Needs Analysis and Formulation of Training Programs for technical personnel at all
1993 India Services Consultant levels for the Kerala State Electricity Board.
• Sector Study on Bio-technology Industry for Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation.
• Development of Master Plan for Utilisation of WFP (World Food Programme), a UN
Organisation, funds in the Upper Krishna Project area.
• Master plan and Strategic Options for the Silk Industry as part of the study on “Integrated,
Production and Processing and Marketing of Silk and Silk Products” for the Central Silk Board,
Ministry of Textiles, Government of India.
• Demand forecasting and Investment Planning practices in the Power Sector in India.
• Utilisation of various Financing Schemes for promotion of Energy Conservation in Industry.
• Operations and Marketing Audit for Mysore Electrical Industries Limited.
• Evaluation of Commercial viability for investment in manufacture of Electronic Polyphase
Demand Meters for Batliboi and Company Limited.
• Market study for select power electronics products for Premier Polytronics Limited, Coimbatore

Date Location Company Position Description

1986- Hyderabad, Tata Consultancy Assistant • Perspective Planning for North Eastern Region in India.
1989 India Services Consultant • Bio-Energy Potential survey for Millieum Block, Shillong, Meghalaya and estimation of Bio Mass
Potential and identifying areas for its utilisation.
• Analysis of Electricity Tariff structure for Neyveli Lignite Corporation
• Organisation Structure Design for implementation of "New Education Policy" for 'Department of
Education ', Government of India.
• Information System Design for implementation of "Technology Mission on Oil Seeds" - project
for Government of India. The study involved information linkage planning and reporting
systems design within and across a variety of organisations participating in the above project.
• Design of Management Information System for Andhra Pradesh Forest Development
• Information Needs and Information Elements identification for "Monitoring and Evaluation
System" for Urban Community Development Project, Municipal Corporation of Hyderabad. Also
involved in preparation of Process Chart for Housing Program under Urban Community
Development Project.
• Organisation Structure for the Thirumala Thirupathi Devastanams

1981- Bangalore Indian Institute of Fellow Undergoing the 5 year integrated fellowship program in Management
1986 management program
1981- New Delhi, Indian drugs an Assistant As Assistant Design Engineer, responsibilities included development and design work for Electrical
1981 India Pharmaceuticals Design Installations for New Pharmaceutical units undertaken by IDPL, preparation of specification, tender
Limited (IDPL) engineer evaluation, etc.

1979- Bangalore, Mecon (India) Assistant As Assistant Design Engineer, responsibilities included preparation of Working Drawings for
Date Location Company Position Description
1981 India Limited Design Electrical Installations, Lighting Systems, Preparation of Specifications, Evaluation of tenders, etc.
1978- Mumbai, Maharashtra Junior engineer As Junior Engineer (O&M), responsibilities included operation and maintenance of sub-
1979 India State Electricity transmission and distribution lines, Transformer Centres etc.

1977- Chennai, Indian Express Engineer As Engineering, responsibilities included maintenance of Electrical Systems in printing machinery,
1978 India (M) Ltd., sub-stations, etc.
Madras −

15. Other relevant information (e.g. Publications):

Here you can list publications / paper / research reports / seminars / conference contributions (if relevant)

 Doctoral dissertation in Management on “Organisational effectiveness in the implementation of Decentralised Renewable Energy
Programme (a top priority programme of the Government of India).
 Participated in several seminars
 Conducted in house training programs on consultancy marketing, consulting practice
 Conducted courses in systems approach to consultancy