Mohamed Athif M., Manager of OperationsMohamed Athif M. is the manager of operations at DFI of India. In this role he works closely with and assists the director of operations in preparing proposals and presentations, drafting agreements, and coordinating initiatives and activities of the regional chapter.
He is a civil engineering graduate and earned a post-graduate degree in advanced construction management from National Institute of Construction Management and Research (NICMAR), a prestigious institute in India. He has also completed PMP – 35 hours PDU (PMBOK 5th Edition), 2017.
Athif has four years of experience in construction and real estate industries and previously worked at L&T and other organizations.
Pranav Jha, Assistant Manager of OperationsPranav Jha is the assistant manager of operations at DFI of India. His role is to assist the manager of operations in undertaking various activities related to workshops/seminars, conferences and training programs. He is responsible for preparing programs for all DFII initiatives and ensuring the timely completion by conducting regular review meetings.
Pranav has a B.E. in civil engineering from PESIT, Bengaluru, India. He has previously worked as a structural steel designer for 2½ years on many U.S.-based construction projects and is well versed with relevant Indian and American codes.
He also has sound knowledge of "Quality Management Systems," and is a trained internal auditor on Quality Management Systems as per ISO 9001:2015 standards.
T.S. Mahendran – Manager of Accounts & AdministrationT.S. Mahendran is manager of accounts and administration for DFI of India. In addition to managing accounting and office administration, he assists with organizing executive committee meetings and conferences and workshops, and handling public relations for the chapter.
He holds an MBA in finance. Before joining DFI of India, he worked for 10 years with different industry organizations covering sales, marketing, and finance functions.