Dr. Nishith is currently working as CTO at SYSTRA India. His role includes providing innovative design solutions, client management and mentoring multidisciplinary design teams for smooth completion of major projects within cost and time. He has 32 years of professional experience primarily in the field of design and management of underground structures and tunnels. This includes a PhD from Japan and a long stint with a design consultant with global presence in Australia. As a construction industry professional with work experience in Australia, Singapore and India, he has worked with both multinational design consultants as well as large civil engineering contractors.