Mr. Kiran Kumar Grandhi - Chairman Airports
Kiran Kumar Grandhi entered the family business in 1996 at the age of 21 and formally joined the Group as its Director in 1998.
has since worked on key strategic assignments which were crucial in transforming the Group into a leading infrastructure power-house of the country.
These include: driving the strategic tie-ups with PSEG Global Inc.
for Tanir Bavi Power Project; the life insurance joint venture with ING
and Vysya Bank
(that the company has exited); the joint venture with Malaysia Airports Holdings
, Berhad for GMR Hyderabad International Airport
(GHIAL) project; and with United Engineers of Malaysia for bidding the Golden Quadrilateral projects.
also played a significant role in helping the Group bag two of the annuity road projects at competitive rates benchmarked by the industry.
next major contribution came by way of enabling the Group to emerge as the preferred bidder and subsequently the developer of the Greenfield GMR Hyderabad International Airport
is also MD, GHIAL and Delhi International Airport Limited
leadership, the new Greenfield, Rajiv Gandhi International airport was commissioned on schedule on 23rd March, 2008, in Hyderabad.
As MD, DIAL
is responsible for completing the brand new international airport in Delhi in time for the Common Wealth Games in 2010.
That apart, as Chairman, Airports Business, he is also heading the Group's Airport Business Development division and Aviation SEZs.