Dr. Saraswat SB

Managing Director

  • Dr. S. B. Saraswat is a well-known technologist in the Steel, Power and Petroleum sectors with more than four decades of expertise in E-Auctions, Supply Chain Management and Projects in India, Europe and Middle East.

  • He has worked in the senior positions of Joint Director-MM, SAIL, Director-SCM, Global Steel, Europe and Managing Director of Danieli Corus India.

  • Dr. S. B. Saraswat is an Electrical Engineer by qualification and experience with PG qualification in ADR, Material Management, Public Administration, Industrial Engineering and Ph.D. He is the recipient of the certification of ISO & High-Tension Supervisory Competency.

  • He has contributed many research papers on E-Auctions and arbitration in leading international journals.

  • He has been pioneer in conducting the first E-Auction in early years of 2000 in one of the largest PSU of India which led to adoption of eAuction by most of the PSUs in India.

  • He has been responsible for formulating the E-Auction policy for sale of secondary steel, all categories of Idle assets and non-moving inventories.

  • He is honorary visiting professor on SCM and E-Commerce in various universities of India and abroad.

  • Dr. Saraswat is international speaker on E-Auctions, SCM and Projects and also has been instrumental in the lead role to implement E-auctions in one of the largest companies in Europe

  • Dr. Saraswat is also an Arbitrator on a panel of forums of ICA, SCOPE, CIAC, IDAC - Ahmedabad, Newton Arbitration -UK, BIMA CC-Bangalore, Indian Institute of Arbitration & Mediation - Kochi, AIC ADR - Delhi, IITArb - India, and PHD Chamber of Commerce-Delhi, India.

  • He is the Chairman of Indian Institution of Plant Engineers (IIPE-D/H), Chartered Engineer, Fellow of Institution of Engineers (I), Fellow of Indian Institution of Plant Engineers and Fellow of IITArb. He has been member of Society of Construction law, UK.

  • Dr. Saraswat is also the author of the books:
  • 1. “A Practical Guide to E-Auctions” 75 Ideas for increasing your company’s profit"
    2. “Construction Arbitration: Delays, Disputes & Resolution”