Anoop Kumar Mittal, is one of the country’s most recognized and respected engineers. In a career spanning 35 years, he has been an embodiment of quality work in Civil Engineering, Consultancy & Project implementation coupled with extraordinary leadership qualities. He is currently the Chairman-cum-Managing Director of the Schedule ‘A’ Navratna Company, NBCC (India) Limited, which works under the aegis of Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India. Hailing from a humble background, he has had an impeccable and unblemished professional career and today holds several positions like The President of Delhi Management Association; Chairman of National Council on PSEs of ASSOCHAM, Fellow of The Institution of Engineers (India), Vice President of Indian Buildings Congress and also crowned with an honorary doctorate for his exemplary achievements. Dr. Mittal has won dozens of national and international accolades, ranging from Leading & Most Promising CEO Awards to World’s Best Leader title including the Swachh Bharat Ratna Award in 2015.
Dr. Mittal’s utmost commitment to values, ethical business demeanor and transparency holds a powerful impact on several lives and careers. In his onward journey since taking over the reins of NBCC in 2013, Dr. Mittal has worked tirelessly to reverse the previous downward trajectory of the company he now leads, and has transformed the CPSE into a major construction giant, growing stronger day by day and set to break all benchmarks of growth in the construction industry with phenomenal 30 percent growth in turnover and 1000 percent plus growth in market capitalization.
Pursuant to NBCC success on redevelopment efforts at New Moti Bagh and Kidwai Nagar (East), New Delhi, Dr. Mittal has aggressively propagated the concept of monetization of Govt. land dovetailing with the policy initiatives of the Govt. of India to catalyze growth in the construction industry. This concept of redevelopment is based on a unique financial modeling developed by NBCC which emphasizes on zero financial burden on the exchequer for redevelopment of properties and has been the leverage for the Cabinet decision to entrust mega value redevelopment schemes in South Delhi/Central to NBCC for a whopping amount of Rs.40000 Crores for the Ministry of Urban development, AIIMs, ITPO etc.
It is the constant endeavor of Dr. Mittal to realize the Smart City dream of the Hon’ble Prime Minister and in this pursuit, existing projects and upcoming redevelopment colonies have been planned to incorporate smart technologies to act as Mini Smart Cities spanning over 700 acres of development in South Delhi. All designs have been carefully scrutinized to include sustainability and green features, thereby reducing the environmental impacts both before and after construction and enhancing the overall performance and quality of living for all residents to world standards.
Through frequent interactions with the decision makers like parliamentary standing committees etc. Dr. Mittal has made several suggestions & paved the way for shaping policies and added a new dimension of advanced technologies to the construction industry which has been a favorable turning point in terms of quality, safety and faster delivery & reducing the adverse pollution impact on environment through construction activities. Apart from these tangible benefits, incorporation of advanced construction technologies using steel as basic material shall provide a positive economic boost to the under stressed steel and manufacturing sector.
During his illustrious career spanning more than 3 decades as a Technocrat & management professional, Dr. Mittal has led a plethora of projects and has earned notable accomplishments in execution and completion of projects in a wide variety of sectors such as Mass Housing, Hospitals, Educational Institutions, Commercial Parks, Environment, Infrastructure projects to name a few and also projects for national importance and security such as Border Fencing works, Para-Military /Armed Forces, and various other Governmental Projects across the nation.
In a bid to tap different business avenues coherent with key policies of Govt. of India, Dr. Mittal as a visionary & key strategist has promoted formation of wholly owned subsidiaries in NBCC for overseas business opportunities, maintenance & renovation works, architecture & engineering services and Ganga rejuvenation. Under the able leadership of Dr. Mittal, NBCC has decided to takeover of another PSU i.e. Hindustan Steelworks Construction Limited to innovate and explore new dimension of infrastructure development through Steel structures. NBCC has also been a key participant in Swachh Bharat campaign, the vision of current government, through building 15,000 toilets across the nation.
In the present scenario, performance of NBCC, its overall employee productivity and strategic initiatives has propelled the company far ahead of the industry and has developed a sense of credibility and good-enough user experiences washing out the stereotyped outlook towards PSUs. NBCC, under the reins of Dr. Mittal, due to his excellent administration has produced records whopping profits and quantum growths in past 5 years. It is due to his relentless endeavors, NBCC stands at the forefront of construction sector with its enhanced focus on redevelopment of colonies into smart cities.