Tushar Shahane – Director
Mr. Shahane serves as Chief Executive Officer for Lauren Bharat Engineers Private Limited. He is a 15 year veteran of the Engineering and Construction industry and has helped to successfully manage a variety of Design-Build projects, including Martin Solar One - a 75MW Concentrated Solar Power plant in Indiantown, FL. Shahane graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a Master of Science in Construction Engineering and Management, and received a Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree from Walchand College of Engineering in India.
Cleve Whitener – Director
Mr. Whitener serves as director of Lauren Bharat Engineers Private Limited. He is a 36 year of the Engineering and Construction industry and has been actively involved with many of the Company’s significant EPC projects. With this wide-ranging experience in ownership and management of EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) companies, with project experience in the electric power generation, chemical/polymers, refining and industrial manufacturing markets.
Ron Johnson - Director
Mr. Johnson has more than 40 years of wide-ranging experience in the construction industry, holding an assortment of management positions at both the project site level and in the corporate office. Throughout his career he has worked with numerous projects in the power generation and industrial sectors. The power generation projects cover a broad spectrum of fuel consisting of coal, oil, gas simple cycle, combined cycle, solar, biomass, waste fuel, and other renewables. Mr. Johnson previously held the position of Vice President of Projects for Lauren and served as a Director in the Engineering and Construction Division for Nextera Energy. In his varying roles, Mr. Johnson maintains a focus on safety in the workplace and continuous improvement for the industry.
Clint Rosenbaum – Director
Mr. Rosenbaum serves as director of Lauren Bharat Engineers Private Limited. He has over 27 years of project management and civil/structural design experience in the power generation, defense, petroleum refining and industrial process industries. He previously was Partner and Manager of the Civil, Structural and Architectural Group of Tippett & Gee. Mr. Rosenbaum earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University in 1981 and is a Professional Engineer.
Leslie Hammond - Director
Mr. Hammond served as an independent consultant to the United States Department of Labor in Washington, D.C. Previously, he was employed by KPMG, LLP/ KPMG Consulting (now BearingPoint, Inc.) as a manager in the firm’s Oracle consulting practice, where he led systems implementations for multiple Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Hammond was also Controller for Pittencrieff Communications, Inc. of Abilene, a publicly traded wireless communications concern. Mr. Hammond is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BBA in Accounting from Abilene Christian University.