The Management

Rudranee is headed by a Management Team of the highest caliber which has ensured consistent growth and successful development over the years. With their substantial leadership experience, diverse backgrounds and shared commitment to excellence, the company's board of directors are tasked with making that vision a reality.

Vivek Shankarrao Deshpande
Chairman

He is the man behind the company, the man with a mission...
He secured a govt. job after completing his bachelors in engineering and business management. To follow his dream, he decided to give up this well settled job and plunge into business.
This first generation entrepreneur with his grit & determination founded the company in the year 1993 and served as a Chairman & Chief Mentor.
He led the company with his vision and entrepreneurial acumen. By setting clear goals and result-oriented approach he put the company on path of growth. With his effective team building ability he aspired people to achieve things together and evolve. His strong leadership successfully sailed the company through all weather. The company has since gone from strength to strength and has become a leading name in infrastructure.

His entrepreneurial qualities are well acknowledged and he received the awards like Udyog Shree, Udyog Ratan, Gem of India, Udyog Shiromani etc.

He is also the managing trustee for number of charitable trusts engaged in education, welfare and sports activities.

Pandurang Kulkarni
Director

He is an Electrical Engineer and has served in Maharashtra State Electricity Board for over 27 years. After taking voluntary retirement from MSEB, he joined Rudranee as a Director.

When it comes to execution of any project it is hard to beat his astute sense, he has a natural flair for it. With his hard core engineer mind and excellent analytical skills, he has built unique project execution systems and methods for Rudranee. This has enabled the company to execute every project with world class quality and that too in-time and in most profiting way.

Banking on his rich experience in MSEB, Rudranee ventured into Power Utility Sector. The company bagged many huge power projects and successfully executed them in a very short span.
He is an inspirational leader and fosters a healthy team environment. He has been the driving force behind Rudranee’s expansion in last few years.

 

Ratnakar Manikrao Kulkarni
Vice President (Admin)

He has over 18 years of experience in Management. He is been serving Rudranee for around a decade.  He is in charge of the Administration & Establishment. He has a special flair for relations building. His patient nature and knack of problem solving has always worked out things for Rudranee. He has a special capability to works on things from the scratch and bring them to analytical level. He also plays a crucial role in team building.

He is also a Vice President Prerana Nagari Sahakari Bank Ltd.

Member State Ex. Council of Sahakar Bharti Maharashtra

Nikhil Kulkarni
Vice President

He holds a bachelor degree in mechanical engineering. To get some hands-on experience he had a short stint in Good Year South Asia Tyres. He then acquired an MBA from California State University, Fullerton.

He returned India, to contribute to his family managed business. He oversees complete off & on-site Power Project co-ordination.
He is the new blood on the board of Rudranee propelling not just new enthusiasm but new systems as well.
Structuring, Standardizing and Streamlining is his forte. With his excellent analytical mind and project management skills, he fundamentally worked on the system development. He improvised internal management processes as well as the execution work-flow. He also developed ERP systems which centralized the diverse work pattern of Rudranee.
These changes led to better utilization of resources making Rudranee more Resourceful.

Rohit Deshpande
Vice President

He completed his mechanical engineering and took a hands-on experience at Tata Motors for a year. He joined Rudranee for a brief period to get the work idea before deciding to pursue higher education. He acquired PGD in Finance and Accounting from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

He came back with new ideas for Rudranee. He brought many positive changes with his operational and financial expertise.
Tendering plays a vital role in infrastructure business and his knack for it has done a good major addition to the growing order book of Rudranee.
He also streamlined the management and execution of Civil Projects. He established a dedicated department for Continuous Project Monitoring with an intention to quicken response time and to produce factsheets for decision making.
His hands-on leadership has created healthy group dynamics in Rudranee.