Sharad Bhushan: Director – Water & Environment, India

Water is a vital component of sustainable development, forming the foundation of a thriving society and penetrating all aspects of community life. As governments work to address challenges related to aging infrastructure and water scarcity, the demand for water and wastewater treatment services is increasing globally.


SMEC offers integrated water and environmental services, with a team of global experts applying their knowledge to some of the world’s largest climate resilient & sustainable water & waste water management and irrigation for natural and built assets.


Working across the full spectrum of drinking water supply, wastewater collection, treatment and it’s redistribution, SMEC is delivering climate resilient sustainable outcomes that balance the competing demands of the community, the environment and economic viability. The company’s expertise in water & wastewater infrastructure and its asset management is further strengthened by longstanding relationships with international development agencies, governments, and educational institutions.


Looking ahead there are clear opportunities across the Central Asia & Asia Pacific regions and more generally across the advisory space. Our water advisory services cover business case preparation, source sustainability & climate adaptable/resilient analysis, demand levelling & modelling, techno-commercial detailed design proposals, and statutory approvals.


Our ambitions are built around investment in our people and our capabilities, andour ability to serve key clients with exceptional value propositions in selected markets and geographies. Through collaboration with the Surbana Jurong Group, SMEC aims to provide unique offerings to clients in the water sector.