K. JAYAKISHAN, Director, ICAP Trust
Jayakishan’s experience spans over 20 years in project planning and development, policy advisory and structuring project transactions especially for development under Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) frameworks. Having worked across multiple sectors including transportation, urban infrastructure, commercial and industrial infrastructure, and tourism, he has played the role of an adviser to central and state governments, corporates and development agencies on various project, policy and strategy initiatives. An electrical engineer and a master’s in business administration, Jayakishan started his career with Feedback Ventures Ltd., subsequently with L&T Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd. (infrastructure project finance arm of the Larsen & Toubro group) and DIMTS Ltd. (a joint venture of IDFC and Delhi) before taking up his current role at iDeCK. Since the year 2014, he has been the Chief Executive Officer at iDeCK.
DR. V. SATHYANARAYANA, PhD., Director (Non-Executive), ICAP Trust
Dr. Sathyanarayana has done his Post Doctorate study in Economics from the Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore and a Doctorate in Law from the prestigious National Law School of India University, Bangalore. He has worked for the Central Government and State Government for nearly 19 years and is familiar with public policy making, legislative business and regulatory frameworks. Later he worked with iDeCK for nearly 20 years in the legal, corporate and HR wings. He has extensive project experience in the urban sector, specially water and sanitation projects, sanitary landfills, commercial properties etc. He has contributed to Policy and Regulatory matters in the transportation sector. He is familiar with bid process management in highway projects, airports, ports and rail infrastructure across India. Among Sathya’s major achievements are: being a Master Trainer in the National PPP Capacity Building Program; Key Resource Person at the Administrative Training Institute at Mysore, to train officers in the Government of Karnataka; At the IDFC Foundation, he has trained officers of Ministry of Finance, Government of Nigeria, the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission at Lagos, Government of India Ministries and State Government departments.
DR. PANKAJKUMAR SAMPAT, PhD., Associate Director, ICAP Trust
With over 29 years of experience in civil engineering and planning for design, execution and governance in the cities, I have a track record of delivering completed projects and assignments by innovative approach using analytical and design tools, which lead me to bridging the gaps by scientific and techno-legal solutions of the issues. This resulted in cost saving, best return on investment by team work, knowledge sharing and dedicated hard work. Working with the private sector, government organisations, as well as academia enabled me to effectively communicate and deliver to stakeholders from all three sectors. Dr Sampat also holds the position of Senior Vice President at iDeCK and is the Head of the Urban Sector.
YOGITA LOKHANDE, Associate Vice President, ICAP Trust
Yogita Lokhande is an architect-planner with over 13 years of professional experience in the urban sector. As part of the I-CAP Team, she supports the capacity building works through content development and management of delivery of training programmes to state governments and urban local bodies involved in implementation of infrastructure projects. Previous to joining I-CAP, she has worked at the National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) as a Knowledge Management Expertand contributed primarily to the Knowledge Products under the PEARL Project, development and facilitation of an E-Learning Course on Sustainable Land Use Planning and the development and management of Smartnet, an online knowledge repository and a cross-learning platform for city-functionaries and other key stakeholders of the Smart Cities Mission.