Mr. Praveen Pawadshettar has been Managing Director of Sidvin Outotec Engineering since October 2019. He has more than two decades of experience in the Oil and Gas industry, held leadership positions in various organizations. His rich & vast experience have been key drivers in enabling organizations operate effectively and efficiently. Mr. Pawadshettar also holds the position of Vice President – Operations in Sidvin Core-Tech.
Mr. Pawadshettar holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communications (E&C) Engineering.
Ms Rekha has been the Managing Director of Sidvin Outotec Engineering from August 2016 until September 2019 and continues to be on the Board at present. She’s been associated with Sidvin Core-Tech since 2002 and currently holds the position of Vice President- Corporate Strategy & QA. During her tenure at Sidvin Outotec as MD, Ms Rekha has been responsible for implementing a number of strategic initiatives that have enhanced the operational excellence, efficiency and profitability of the organisation.
Ms Rekha holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science.
Mr Juntunen has been on the Board of Directors of Sidvin Outotec Engineering since November, 2016. Mr Juntunen joined Outotec in 1990 and currently holds the position of Director- MEW Engineering at Outotec’s Finland office. He has over 28 years of experience in design engineering and operations management. Mr Juntunen brings invaluable experience, both in terms of engineering capability and operations management to the Board. Mr Juntunen holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician from Riihimäki College of Advanced Technology.
Mr. Penttila was appointed to the Board of Directors of Sidvin Outotec Engineering in January 2021. Mr. Penttila has been with Metso Outotec Finland Oy since 1990, when the organisation was known as Outokumpu Technology Oy. He currently holds the position of Vice President, Plant Solutions Delivery- Minerals. He has over 30 years of professional experience in project implementation, technology sales, and business process development and deployment in the international mining and metals industry. Mr. Penttila brings to the Board his extensive knowledge and experience in successfully managing international projects and project portfolio. Mr. Penttila holds a Master of Science (MSc) degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Helsinki University of Technology.
Mr Sharma is the Head of Engineering at Sidvin Outotec Engineering. Mr Sharma joined Sidvin Core-Tech in its year of inception, 2000 and is one of the pioneers of Sidvin Group of Companies. He has over 24 years of managerial and technical expertise in the offshore Oil & Gas industry. Along with his primary responsibility of ensuring quality and timely delivery of projects, Mr Sharma also focuses on personnel and skillset development. Mr Sharma holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree from Bangalore University.