About Us

Moving the Nation Forward - The Legacy of Innovating Excellence

At BARSYL, we move what moves the nation forward. Our global engineering and design consulting organization has been at the forefront of rail innovation for over three decades. We’re proud to be an ISO Certified Company, approved consultants for the Indian Railway, and empanelled with major funding agencies like the World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank.

Our team of 200+ full-time professionals include some of the best and brightest in the industry. With expertise in Civil Engineering, Transport Planning, Mechanical Engineering, Signalling & Telecommunications, Track Engineering, Bridge Engineering, and IT, we’re ready to take on any challenge.

Over the past 36 years, we’ve worked on railway projects all over the world. From the USA to Hong Kong, we’ve been involved in the engineering and construction of over 6,000 km of railway network. We’re also proud to have worked on various studies and engineering projects for metros around the world.

At BARSYL, innovation is in our DNA. We’re proud to be pioneers in engineering excellence and always strive to find better, more efficient solutions for our clients. We offer a range of Railway Consultancy services, including Professional Engineering Services, Construction Management, Manpower Training, Systems Development & Implementation, and Operation & Maintenance.

We’re not just a company – we’re a legacy. Our 3.5 decades of experience have made us a trusted name in Railway Consultancy, and we continue to innovate every day. Join us on our journey to move what moves the globe, over the track. Let’s partner together to propel the nation’s journey forward.

Driven by Innovation: Shaping Our Future and Yours

  • Vision

    To Be the Consultant of Choice for Clients Globally.
  • Mission

    Building customer satisfaction ensuring Quality, Creativity, and Global partnerships
  • Values

    Comprehensive, Holistic, Optimized Solutions for Global Rail Industry.

Our Legends

The Visionaries of Greater Innovations

Mr. M.V.Srinivasan


Mr. M. Raja Rao

Founder, Director

Mr. M.P. Sankararanarayanan

Founder, Director

Mr. T.V. Srinivasan

Founder, Director

Mr. Arjun Pershad

Founder, Executive Vice Chairman

Mr. H.C. Shrivastava

Founder, Director

Mr. Sunil Srivastava

Managing Director, Balaji Railroad Systems Private Limited.

Managing Director, Balaji Railroad Systems Private Limited. Graduate in Science and Electrical Engineering from Osmania University, Secunderabad, and Post Graduate in SME Business Management from IIM-A, with 35 years of professional experience covering marketing, business planning, and project management of rail infrastructure projects in India as well as overseas. He is one of the distinguished figures with cross functional experience in conducting & coordinating project feasibility studies, commercial documentation, and tender evaluation contract management, costing, and budgeting for railway projects covering urban transport, freight rail systems and passenger rail systems.

His experience in Project Management covers complex assignments in India, UK, Australia, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Malaysia and Singapore for metro rail, heavy haul, airport rail links, and regional rapid transit systems ranging in size from USD 20 million to 3 billion. He is a Member of American Railway Engineering Association, Consulting Engineers Association of India, Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport, and National Railway Task Force of CII.

Board of Directors

M. Ravindra

Non – Executive Chairman

Manoranjan Pershad

Director – Corporate Affairs

V. Ramakrishnan

Director – Strategy

V. B. Gadgil


Our Team

John Rajkumar

Chief – Corporate Strategy &
New Initiatives

Sattanapalle Venkata Kumar

President - Operations

Akhileshwar Sahay

President – Advisory Services

Ravi Bhatnagar

Chief Marketing Officer

Sanjay Kandhari

Chief Financial Officer

Navin Kumar Jha

Regional Head – North &
Country Manager – Nepal

Deep Narain Mathur

Principal Consultant – Rolling Stock

Dr. Yatindra Pal Singh

Principal Consultant

Sudhir Shrivastav

General Manager (S&T)

V. Gopala Reddy

General Manager (Civil)

Vani Soma

Head - HR & Admin

Praveen Kumar

Head – Business Development

Linga Prasad

Assistant General Manager – Operations

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Transforming Possibilities into Innovations: Our Unwavering Journey


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