Mr. U Venkata Phani Kumar is Chief Executive Officer at HCC E&C. With around 28 years of experience in General and Project Management, Phani Kumar has been in leadership roles for more than ten years. As a Business leader with direct P&L responsibility, he specializes in Project Management and delivery of EPC & Non-EPC projects, organization turnaround, organization building & restructuring, and developing inorganic & organic growth strategies for the business. His experience spans across various sectors in Infrastructure space like Power, Ports, Roads & Railways, Minerals & Metals, Utilities, Oil & Gas including LPG terminals & cross-country Pipelines, Inland container depots & private freight terminals. He has worked in various countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa, besides India. He has worked with HOWE Engineering Projects India Pvt. Limited (Adani Group Company), Elecon Engineering Projects, Lurgi India Co. Limited, Bateman Engineering Projects, DLF Industries & BHEL. He is a Mechanical Engineer and has a Management degree in Project Management. He has completed a Leadership Program conducted in collaboration with Harvard University and various courses relating to FIDIC & NEC Contract Management, Risk Management, TQM from premier institutes.