Board of Directors
Director, Aparna Constructions and Estates Private Ltd.
Mr. Rakesh Reddy is the Director of Aparna Constructions and Estates Private Limited (ACEPL), a leading real estate player in South India. With 11 years of experience, he has been instrumental in establishing and stimulating the growth of ACEPL in India. Rakesh is involved in establishing, promoting and maintaining Aparna’s Brand and is involved in developing and executing strategies for the projects across Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Bangalore. Also, is responsible for leveraging technology for the overall management of the Company. He closely works with the managing director, forefronts the company’s growth vision and looks for verticals the Company can expand into.
His leadership skills, strong marketing acumen and ability to predict and drive future innovation have helped ACEPL along its growth trajectory. Apart from being associated with Aparna Constructions, he has also invested in start-ups in the education and IT space. Prior to Aparna Constructions, he was responsible for spearheading Astoria’s penetration into the global Marine Oil & Gas industries. Under his leadership, Astoria has raised USD 12 million in funding and established offices in Singapore, Hyderabad and Dubai.
Rakesh has completed his Masters in Science from Nanyang Technology University, Singapore. He is a recipient of ‘The Minister’s Innovation Award’ 2010 by Ministry of Transportation, Singapore and was nominated for Microsoft’s Innovation Award in 2008. Apart from work, he actively mentors and advises start-up’s, loves to travel and explore new places and most of all, to spend time with his daughters.
Executive Director, Aparna Enterprises Ltd.
Ms. Aparna Reddy is the Executive Director of Aparna Enterprises Ltd, a flagship company of Aparna Group, which has grown to become one of the leading players in the country within building material segment.
Ms. Aparna Reddy has received ‘40 under 40’ award by Times group in 2021, Black Swan Award for Women Empowerment by Asia One in 2020, India’s Most Inspirational Leader by White Page India in 2019 & ‘Women Entrepreneur’ award by Zee Business in 2018. Under her able guidance, Aparna Enterprises continues to grow and is today a highly diversified enterprise involved in the production of various building materials.
Being a second generation business woman, Ms Aparna paved her own way to gain trust and acceptance in her company. “Its people that matter at the end of the day and I could contribute to the company’s growth for them to accept me”. In her own words “It’s a different challenge altogether for the first generation. For the second, third and the generations to come, I think you should be well accepted in the system to find success”. Closely involved in streamlining of the company’s highly diversified operations, Ms Aparna was put in-charge of the Finance, IT, and HRM. Due to her unrelenting drive for setting high standards, AEL has been able to sustain multi-fold growth year-on-year.
Ms. Aparna Reddy holds a degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from MJCET and has undergone a Master’s program at Indian School of Business.
Ms. Aparna draws her inspiration from her highly successful father. Apart from work, she loves to spend as much of her time as possible with her three young children.
Managing Director, Aparna Enterprises Ltd.
Ashwin Reddy is the Managing Director of Aparna Enterprises Ltd, a flagship company of the Aparna Group. He is an alumnus of the prestigious Sheffield Hallam University, UK, and holds a master’s degree in Construction Management.
As the Managing Director of Aparna Enterprises, Ashwin provides strategic direction to the company for its sales & distribution and manufacturing operations of Aparna Venster uPVC windows & doors, Vitero Tiles and Aparna RMC. He is instrumental in making Aparna Venster Brand, which manufactures 100% lead free eco-friendly uPVC Profiles. In 2016-17, he played major role in setting up one of the South India’s advanced Tiles manufacturing facility in Andhra Pradesh under the brand name “VITERO”.
Under his leadership, Aparna Enterprises has been expanding its horizons to ensure best practices within the manufacturing industry and has evolved as a leader in the distribution and manufacturing of building materials. Ashwin, with his enriched experience in the field of constructions has associated the Ready Mix Concrete division of the company with every landmark projects in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. He is striding towards making AEL one of the best manufactures of Building materials in South India.
Ashwin possesses a strong business acumen and leadership skills and has a deep understanding of the consumer and business landscape in the country. His ability to spot opportunities and predict changing customer desires has been central to his vision for the company. Through his keen insight and multi-tasking abilities, he took the challenge of expanding business to pan India and developed forward looking business strategies for the organization.