About Avidsys Group

Our Vision

To be recognised globally as a partner of choice for Mining Investments, Commodity Trading and Business Consulting for its combination of value delivery, eye for detail, passion for improvement and strategic innovation.

Our MISSION

To achieve our vision in an environment of fairness, honesty and responsibility towards our partners, employees and society at large.

A commitment to be ethical, sincere and open in our dealings to ensure that together we reach our aim
Respect, honesty, integrity, accountability are main values of our team

Our Mantra

At AvidSys, we are passionate about our value-centric attitude. We personally feel that success lies in the combination of relationships, advanced skills, technology and sophisticated development strategies. That is why we put our partners needs first and enjoy our commitment to surpass our partners expectations.

We provide quality services to our clients with a sense of accountability which we call Professionalism with Human Touch (PHT). Our concept of PHT provides inspiration, work ethics and quality service to ensure our clients’ satisfaction.

Pursuit of Excellence : A commitment to strive relentlessly, to constantly improve ourselves, our teams, our services and products so as to become the best in the industry.

To experience our quality services please contact us and pragmatically observe the contribution we make to our client / partners’ businesses.

OUR PRESENCE

MEET OUR OWNERS AND SENIOR MANAGEMENT

ANURAG KUSHWAHA

Group Chairman

Anurag is a renowned architect who have brought Sanrachna Group to the forefront in Indian construction industry. With over 25 years experience in infrastructure development, he has been honoured with many construction and business awards in India.

Anurag’s leadership is the driving force behind the infrastructure development in Indian state of Uttar Pradesh which is now been expanded into other Indian states. He is a also a regular face in the Indian media.

He leads the board of over dozen businesses in construction industry and is also president of the state ‘s prestigious architects association.

ANSH GAUTAM

Group founding Director & Chairman – Resources & Trade

Ansh is a metallurgical engineer with a higher degree in engineering management from Melbourne. He currently acts as board member on many successful companies in Australia and India.

Ansh has practised in various fields in resources and manufacturing industry – mining investments and offtakes, operations, management consulting across Australia, Russia, India, Kazakhstan and U.S with more than 15 years industry experience with companies like Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton, KazZinc, OneSteel, Mercedes-Benz and more.

Ansh possesses strong entrepreneurial, leadership and management abilities. He has held senior operational, technical and commercial roles within the resources sectors showing exceptional versatility and understanding across a range of disciplines.

MONIKA SHARMA

Group Director

Monika is a practicing architect from IIT, Roorkee and a MBA who have supported AvidSys and Sanrachana Group’s growth over the years. With over 18 years experience in design and project management, she has received many awards in building design in India.

Monika’s leadership in technical design and management have created a new era in Indian infrastructure. She also acts as board member on many businesses in construction and consulting industry.

JACK SATO

Strategy Director

Jack is an economist by education and 30+ years of business experience, he has managed multi billion dollars business in world major mining and trading firms. Before joining Rio Tinto in 1995, Jack had M&A, JV establishment and management with commodity trading with Mitsui &Co Ltd, a Japanese global trading house.

As Managing Director of supply chain, Infrastructure of Rio Tinto and Robe River Iron Ore, Jack was instrumental in bringing Rio Tinto Iron Ore to develop as Australia’s biggest Iron Ore producer.

Jack spent the last 2 years as Chief Operating Officer of Oyu Tolgoi, Mongolia (a Rio Tinto managed, one of world’s biggest Copper and Gold mine) before joining AvidSys in mid 2015.

KRISTINA LAPAEVA

Business Services

With over 12 years’ experience in government and community relations, Kristina is well versed with socio-financial funding, business development and client management roles within public and private sector.
Kristina holds a bachelor’s in public administration and master’s degree in economic management. With her experience in Russia and Australia in government and private businesses, Kristina leads business services for AvidSys.

DEEPENDRA BHARDWAJ

Executive General Manager – Avid Resources

Deependra is the EGM of AVID Resources leading a team of over 200 personnel and brings over 20 years demonstrated experience in business strategy and the delivery of major projects throughout Australia and overseas. Deependra is a mining engineer and has worked in several operational and technical roles across the industry for companies like Aditya Birla, BHP and Newmont and brings a unique blend of engineering, Strategic planning and Project management across a range of paradigms. Deependra  has a successful track record of driving innovation, sustainability, safety and productivity in organisations by optimising performance to plan, establishing new control systems, minimising production losses and reducing downtime, whilst meeting business objectives within set budgets, Health and Safety regulations and Quality Standards.

JUSTIN FROST

General Manager – Finance, Avid Resources

A professional financial manager with over 15 years of corporate experience, most recently in manufacturing and construction industry with heavy contract management focus. Revenue and cost control a key strength with ability to model complex financial scenarios with well developed general business management skill sets in both expanding and contracting business cycles.

ASHLEIGH WILLIAMS

General Manager – HR, Avid Resources

Ashleigh is an accomplished, results driven HR professional with a generalist skill set which has been applied across a broad range of sectors and services. Combines integrity, reliability and attention to detail with excellent communication, negotiation and influencing skills to enable confident and effective engagement with staff and stakeholders across all business levels.

ALISTAIR BARON

General Manager – Commercial & HSEQ, Avid Resources

Alistair is an executive manager with proven track record of delivering value by solving complex system problems through a structured and inclusive methodology, developing the capability of personnel, improving efficiency across bottlenecks and reducing costs.  He has over 25 years of industry experience, predominantly with large blue chip resources companies, across a variety of roles including commercial, business planning, engineering, construction, facilities management and change management.  He holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours) from the University of Western Australia and a Masters of Business Administration (International Business) from the University of New England.

ANDREW YOUNGS

General Manager – Operations, Avid Resources

Andrew has 25 years experience in the delivery of a wide variety of projects, predominantly for utility infrastructure, with strengths in delivering on time and budget. He has extensive experience in leading and developing a multi-disciplinary team to deliver technically challenging projects with excellent safety and quality outcomes to meet and exceed client expectations. As a civil engineer he has extensive experience in the planning, design and construction of assets. This experience assists in developing solutions which offer the best outcomes for project delivery and developing ongoing client relationships.