During the Big 5 Exhibition in Dubai, UAE, Balachandran Senthilraj, Vice President of Southern General Contracting & Real Estate talks to GineersNow TV about their solutions for the construction industry.
About The Leader
Balachandran joined SFC Group as General Manager – Engineering and brought with him 24 years of experience in Projects and Maintenance of building services for high rise, commercial, techno commercial, hotels and residential projects. Equipped with an MBA from the University of Wollongong, Australia after completing his Bachelors of Technology, he has over the course of his career engineered for 12.4 million sq. ft of built up area with complete MEPS and building services solutions. Currently as Group Vice President for Engineering and Projects, he heads the Engineering division for timely project delivery, project management, cost control and customer satisfaction across the various verticals within the business including hotels, fine dine, catering, process units, real estate, construction, etc. Within his career span in SFC Group he has managed to create spaces and units for UAE and India for its FMCG, Real Estate and Hospitality businesses.
About Southern General Contracting & Real Estate
SFC Group, a business conglomerate, is one of UAE’s largest hospitality operators and is the holding company for the critically acclaimed brands – India Palace restaurants, Avenue Hotel, SFC Plus. The group with its operations in the Middle-East and India has established it’s pre-eminence in the triad of hospitality, FMCG and Property Investment and Development. Through its forefront hospitality and allied business, with 50 operational outlets across over 1 million square feet of retail space, the award winning organization has been catering to millions of customers.
A multi-faceted group with significant developments and investments in the U.A.E and in India, Southern General Contracting & Real Estate Company (SGCRE) provides turnkey solutions for facilities management through uncompromising business ethics, in-house research, customer centric approach, robust engineering techniques and transparency in all spheres of business conduct. Trusted for excellence in the contracting and real estate sector, SGCRE maintains its philosophy to constantly enhance customer value by delivering customized consultancy and service at an affordable range.