Anand Pattani is the new Managing Director of Black & Veatch India. brings to his new position a wealth of experience in the space of critical human infrastructure. He has served as the company´s Vice President and Region Director, Europe/Middle East/India/Africa (EMEIA) for power generation. Pattani also acted as Project Director for infrastructure schemes in India, Europe, the Middle East, South Africa and the U.S. His experience includes key roles on numerous projects in India, including the Samalkot 2,500 MW combined cycle power plant; and the 4,000 MW Sasan, Mundra and Tiroda coal-fired projects. Pattani has been with Black & Veatch since 1998 and has project experience in more than 10 countries. He is a project director for combined cycle, co-generation and independent power producer plants in Egypt, Oman, Saudi Arabia, the Russian Federation, India and Turkey. Prior to his new role, Pattani had increasing responsibility as a project director, project manager, proposal manager, senior project engineer, consultant, and design and field engineer. He earned a bachelor´s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Mumbai, Department of Chemical Technology (UDCT) and a master´s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Missouri-Columbia in the US.