Sycom Projects Consultants
TOFTigers PUG committee and audit team members during a training workshop week in November 2013
The PUG audit certification programme has been designed and developed and marketed by the TOFT India Wildlife Association, a registered Delhi based charity, as part of its tool kit to plan, advocate and support sustainable tourism as a critical component of nature conservation.
It subcontracts under license the PUG auditing process, to an independent and professional Environmental audit team, and they are Sycom Project Consultants based in Delhi, whose trained audit team visit your property or services
The audit team in the field
Sycom Projects Consultants Pvt. Ltd is a 25 years old environmental consultancy organization registered under the Companies Act 1956, offering a wide range of specialized services in the fields of Baseline Studies, Environmental Auditing, Forestry, Eco-Tourism, Wildlife, CDM, Waste management, Urban Sanitation, Environment Clearances, Techno-economic Feasibility Reports, EIA & EMP Study, Green Buildings, Industrial Projects and Infrastructure. The organization is enlisted in the Directory of Consultants maintained by the IDBI, IFCI & ICICI.
In addition, Sycom Projects Consultants Private Limited is also empanelled with several multilateral and bilateral development agencies such as The World Bank (Washington), WSP South Asia, European Commission, UNDP, ADB, DFID, USAID, DANIDA, JICA, GTZ, NORAD, CIDA who are also among our major clients. The organization has embarked on some major initiatives recently in the fields of Sustainable Development, CDM Practices, Eco-Tourism and benchmarking of sanitation parameters.
Sycom's list of clients include prestigious multilateral and Bilateral Developmental agencies such as GIZ, The World Bank, WSP, UNDP, JICA, International Waster Management Institute (IWMI), CIDA, NORAD, DANIDA, DFID, ILO, ICCO, ADB, IFC etc.
Sycom projects Consultants Private Limited have been contracted under license to undertake the PUG Certification programme for TOFT from November 2010, and renewed in 2014.
For more details you can visit the company’s website: www.sycomprojects.com
Brief Profile of PUG Auditors/Green Team
Sycom Projects Consultants Private Limited has an in-house team of nine experts with experienced & trained professionals from diverse fields such as Management, Environment, Technology, Tourism, International Business & Social sectors.
Mr. Pradeep Dadlani
He is one of the co-founders and present Director of Sycom. He is a B.E (Mechanical) from BITS Pilani with MBA from FMS, University of Delhi and has been providing consultancy services for the last 27 years. He has worked on several projects related to Environmental Auditing, EIA & EMP studies, Forestry, Sustainable Development, Livelihoods, Sanitation and Eco-Tourism for clients such as The World Bank, DFID, EC, UNDP, GTZ, DANIDA, and CIDA. He has also presented papers on case studies on sustainable Eco-Tourism at national conference.
Mr. MPS Puri
He is a Management Professional with exposure to International tourism and Sustainable Development and has an experience of over 30 years in the sector. He has travelled widely abroad and has undertaken several projects in Europe and USA in the related field.
Mr. V K Soni
V K Soni is a qualified B.Tech. Engineer of Agriculture and also a management professional. He has attained a good exposure towards sustainable development including sustainable farming system, Integrated Rural Development for Asia & Pacific countries etc. He also has ample experience in International Tourism.
He has Masters in Environment Management. He has good exposure in many wildlife projects. He has worked on the Mapping of the Asian Elephant Corridor in Rajaji National Park and the study on Elephant Train conflict in Assam (Kaziranga National Park) with the help of GIS and Remote Sensing.
He is a qualified electrical engineer with MBA and has over 27 years of experience in diverse fields including Training and Capacity Building, International Business, Environment and Marketing.
Shabarni Roy Chowdhury
Shabarni Roy Chowdhury did her Bachelor's degree in Zoology and Masters degree in Physical Anthropology and also has M.Phil in Environmental Science with 8 years of working experience in various Environmental sectors like Sustainable Eco tourism, Solid/liquid waste management, Livelihood and Sanitation etc. She has 2 years of working experience with WWF-India and Traffic-India and now working with Sycom Projects Consultants Private Limited.
Sakshi Bhargava has Masters Degree in Environment Management. She has experience of 4 years in the field of Accreditation (worked on EIA scheme initiated by MoEF). Also carried out habitat suitability analysis of tigers in Nagzira Wildlife Sanctuary, Maharashtra with the help of geospatial technologies (remote sensing and GIS).
She has Masters in Natural Resource Management and won the excellence certificate in Rio+20 India Programme in sustainable Development. She has carried out several PRA (Participatory Rural Appraisal) studies. She has also worked on the projects like Ecotourism Certification in India, Development of Eco-Tourism Certification Criteria and Indicators for promoting Sustainable Tourism in India.
He holds M.Sc in Natural Resource Management and MBA in Financial Management. He has developed a Sustainable and Integrated Growth Model for urban waste management and studied in detail about the regulatory issues, attitudinal aspects of community and came with an inclusive action plan as a remedial of these bottlenecks faced in proper management of wastes. He has also gone through National Cadet Corps (NCC) rigorous training which has made him a stubborn and go getter sprit.