Tamil Nadu Water Investment Company Ltd, India
K. Ashok Natarajan is the CEO of Tamil Nadu Water Investment Company Ltd., a Joint Venture between Government of Tamilnadu and Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Limited (IL&FS). TWIC has been in the forefront of a number of initiatives both in the urban water sector as well as treatment and management.
Ashok Natarajan has a bachelor’s degree in engineering and a post-graduation in Management and has been involved with Indian electric and water utilities for the past 35 years and specializes in Water Management. As Utility expert he has been involved as Project Director and Technical expert in many water supply projects (24×7) and has worked on areas of integrated management information systems, NRW, metering in many projects in India. He has been previously the CEO of UPL Group heading their Water Management Company and prior to this as MD of Hydro-Comp an International Water Utility consulting company. He has published papers on water management in Indian Water Works Association and International Water Loss conference. He is a regular contributor in IIT Madras workshops on Water Management, Smart cities, De-centralized waste water solutions and also has contributed papers in all workshops of Indian Desalination Association, Indian Trenchless Society.
Ashok Natarajan is the Chairman of CII National committee part on “Building Skills and Capacities towards making Industry Water Secure” and conducted a workshop on Smart cities at Delhi which was widely attended all major smart city vendors around the world . He has been recently appointed as Domain expert in the Central Govt. scheme of Uchhatar Avishkar Yojana. Has been selected as member by CII in “CII Tamil Nadu Infrastructure Panel (2016-17)”.Has been selected as member of the CAB for “WaterEX2017” by Ministry of Water Resources.