Mr. K. Ashok Natarajan

Mr. K. Ashok Natarajan

CEO - Tamilnadu Water Investment Company Ltd., India

Mr. 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. Ashok Natarajan has been involved with Indian electric and water utilities for the past 35 years and specializes in Water Management. Ashok Natarajan in his capacity as Utility expert 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.

Ashok Natarajan 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.

He has been recently been appointed as Domain expert in the Central Govt. scheme of Uchhatar Avishkar Yojana. Ashok Natarajan has published and presented papers in many conference and workshops.