Mr. M V Satish is Whole‐time Director & Senior Executive Vice President, Larsen & Toubro and is responsible for the Buildings business vertical within L&T Construction.
Having started his career in L&T as Junior Engineer with a degree in Civil Engineering from Bangalore University, Mr. Satish has completed a Senior Executive programme for London Business School. He has held various portfolios like Regional Project Manager – Bengaluru, Chief Executive – L&T Oman LLC, Head – Commercial Buildings & Airports SBG and Head – Buildings & Factories.
His experience is rich and varied having worked across domains like hardcore Construction, Business Development, Contracts Management and Property Development. With passion backed by talent, he has steadily risen up the ranks and under his watch he has led several landmark projects to successful completion including the Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, IGI Airport New Delhi, Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium and the Mahatma Mandir among others. He has spearheaded the growth strategy for the commercial and residential buildings businesses and has been instrumental in bagging a number of mega orders to build IT parks, multi-specialty hospitals, high-rise residential projects and successfully executed the tallest statue in the world – the Statue of Unity in the state of Gujarat in 33 months. Recently, under his eminent leadership, B&F has won the mandate to build 4 international airports in India which are being executed simultaneously.
Mr. Satish has played a vital role in establishing L&T’s credentials in the GCC region, especially Oman, having served as first Chief Executive of L&T Oman LLC. He is credited for having successfully executed the Duqm Airport, Oman, Salalah greenfield airport project and the NMC Hospital in Abu Dhabi.
He drives L&T’s expertise of ‘Design and Build’ construction solutions on an EPC (Engineering, Procurement & Construction) basis, is an excellent exponent of tunnel form and aluminum formwork systems and an early adopter of precast technology for housing projects. A firm believer in safety, he spearheads the implementation of the latest construction practices at project sites across India and GCC and as the organisation embraces digitalisation in its myriad manifestations, MVS is leading the charge by driving greater espousal of digitalisation across his various spheres of operation with extremely encouraging results.
He has held and continues to play vital roles on various industry bodies, construction institutions and councils.