Pradeep is the co-founder and Director of Sycom Projects Consultants, and the independent Head Auditor on behalf of TOFTigers’ certification programme. He holds a BE (Hons) from BITS Pilani and an MBA from FMS, University of Delhi. He has been providing environmental consultancy services for the last 30 years related to environmental auditing, EIA & EMP studies, forestry, sustainable development, livelihoods, sanitation and eco-tourism for clients including the World Bank, DFID, EC, UNDP, GTZ, DANIDA, and CIDA. Furthermore, he has also presented case study papers on sustainable eco-tourism at various national conferences. He has undertaken over 50 PUG accommodation audits across India and is a GSTC internationally-qualified auditor. He is the Head Auditor of the TOFTigers PUG certification team.