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Amol Joshi
  • Amol Joshi

(Vice President-Finance, HR & Admin)

Associated with Durocrete Group from the past 10 years and looking after the entire Finance, H.R., Administration departments. He is CFA (ICFAI), M.Com, GDCA, DTL, DEM, and has worked as a Financial and Business Process Analyst and has worked for M/s. Uzel Makina Sanayai A S, Turkey one of the top ten tractor manufacturers in the world in terms of production volume, Brembo S P A, Italian MNC group who is into manufacturing of Disc Brakes, N R Design US based architecture group where he has handled Corporate Finance, Legal/Financial due diligence, Corporate accounts/Formulation of accounting policies, Budgeting, Management accounting, Project Finance, Branch Operations, Indirect and direct taxation, Labor law compliances, Secretarial & Legal/commercial documentation, HR & recruitment.

  • Vishwas Kulkarni

(V.P. Operations)

Vishwas is Graduate Engineer from Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University. He has 15+ years of experience in the field of Construction Quality & Laboratory services. He has specialized in Non Destructive Testing and has keen interest in structural retrofitting. He heads the Technical Services of Durocrete Group of Laboratories.

Sunil Kulkarni
  • Sunil Kulkarni

(Vice President - Marketing)

Sunil is an MBA specializing in Marketing Management. He has more than two decades of experience in the Cement Industry having worked for companies like L&T Cement and Indorama. In his career he has also handled a wide range of products ranging from Animal Feeds, Engineering products to Construction Machinery. He heads the Marketing function in Durocrete with a team of 15 people and 3 Marketing Managers at Pune, Mumbai & Nasik.

A J Singh
  • Dr A J Singh

(General Manager Systems)

Dr. Singh holds a graduate and Post graduate degree in Chemical Technology from University Department of Chemical Technology Mumbai. He is a Paint Technologist with a career in Philips and other industries spanning close to 5 decades. He is a Trainer par excellence and visited various countries for training and seminar presentations. He has been associated with Durocrete and its Group Companies since the year 2007. He is a life member of number of technical organizations and societies including Institution of Engineers and holds certificate of Chartered Engineer. He is also a certified Auditor for ISO 14000, ISO 9000 as well as an Internal Auditor for ISO 17025.


(Sr. Quality Assurance Consultant)

Post Graduate in Chemistry from Institute of Science, Mumbai having 35 years of experience in ACC Limited in Research, material testing and development of new products. He has visited around 30 cement plants in India & abroad for consultancy assignments in cement plant optimization, establishing QC systems, new laboratory set up, raw mix optimizations etc. He has carried out feasibility studies for various thermal power plants in India (Fly ash & Slag). Represented in various BIS committees from ACC in formulation and amendments of various standards, Lead auditor for NABL accreditation since 1998 (Under Department of Science & Technology Govt. of INDIA) and has assessed more than 45 material testing laboratories all across India. Retired from ACC Mumbai as All India Head Commercial training in Dec- 2010.

Pramod Ghorpade
  • Pramod U Ghorpade

(Manager- Geotech)

Pramod holds a Bachelors Degree in Chemistry from Kolhapur University. Advanced Diploma in Technical & Analytic Chemistry from MSBTE, Mumbai. He has earlier worked as in B.G. Shirke Construction Technology Pvt. Ltd., on the NH4 Road Project. He has successfully completed about 350 projects for Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Infrastructure, Windmill projects in different parts of Maharashtra and around for Builders, Contractors, PMC's, State Govt., Central Govt., MES, Municipal boards, Cantonment boards, etc. Pramod heads the Geo Technical team in Durocrete Group.

Bhaskar Wani
  • Bhaskar Wani

(Geotechnical Consultant)

He is a Graduate in Science with Honors from Pune University and has worked for 35 years as Scientist in Maharashtra Engineering Research Institute (MERI), Nashik. Has successfully completed more than 1000 projects for Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Infrastructure, Windmill projects in different parts of Maharashtra and around for Builders, Contractors, PMC’s, State Government, Central Government, MES, Municipal boards, Cantonment boards, etc.

Ravindra Jagtap
  • Ravindra Jagtap

(Techno – Marketing Manager)

Ravindra is a Science Graduate from University of Pune. He has been associated with Durocrete Group in the functions of Sales and Customer Support for 4 years. He heads the Marketing Function of Pune Laboratory with a team of 10 Marketing Executives. Ravindra is a seasoned Techno-Marketing Manager having experience over 10 years in FMCG, Mechanical & Civil industry. He is responsible for providing strategic Business Development Leadership of DESPL’s services. Ravindra manages; customer support services, public relations, marketing research, relationship marketing and he also oversees Corporate & Government contracts.

Sagar Shinde
  • Sagar Shinde

(Manager - Technical)

Sagar is a Graduate Civil Engineer from University of Pune with experience close to a decade in Laboratory testing & Quality Control. Sagar has got extensive experience in Non Destructive testing and Mechanical testing. He heads the technical team in Pune for Mechanical testing.

Uday Bhise
  • Uday Bhise

(Technical Manager - Mumbai)

Uday is a Graduate Civil Engineer from Pune University. He has experience of one decade in the field of construction quality and laboratory services in many companies including SGS India Pvt. Ltd. He is also an (ISNT) approved level –II NDT technician and he has specialized in testing of Piles. He is certified as an Internal Auditor for NABL-17025-2005 with Quality Council of India. He is currently the Technical Manager for Mumbai Laboratory.

Prashant Patil
  • Prashant Patil

(Marketing Manager)

Prashant is a B. Tech from Mumbai University and M.B.A from University of Northampton, U.K. He has total five years industry experience and has earlier worked with Raymond’s Group and Vardhaman group. He heads the Marketing team of Durocrete in Mumbai.

  • Nilesh Halade


Nilesh is a graduate Civil Engineer from Pune University having 4 + years experience in the area of Quality Assurance and Quality Control. Nilesh has got specialization in construction quality and Ready Mixed Concrete. He is an expert in concrete mix design, Physical testing of various construction materials and finishing work of building construction. Nilesh is the in charge of the Nasik Laboratory of Durocrete.

Aparna Amol Joshi
  • Aparna Amol Joshi

(Geotechnical Engineer)

Aparna holds a Masters Degree in Geotechnical Engineering from Pune University. She has a working experience in the field for 5 years. She has handled numerous Technical Report preparations for Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Infrastructure, Windmill projects in different parts of Maharashtra and elsewhere for Builders, Contractors, PMC’s, State Govt., Central Govt., MES, Municipal boards, Cantonment boards, etc.

Bhagyashri Rushikesh Vyahahare
  • Bhagyashri Rushikesh Vyahahare


Bhagyashri holds a Masters Degree in Geology from Pune University.

She has expertise in Scientific Identification of rocks & microscopic analysis of rock as well as aggregates. She also has teaching experience of 2 years as a Lecturer in Fergusson & Nowrosjee Wadia Colleges in Pune.