I am a Freelance Procurement Expert, Civil Engineering Graduate with Masters Degree in Environmental Engineering and have over 20 years rich experience.
Worked on multiple ADB/ World Bank/ KfW / European Investment Bank (EIB)/ AfD financed Infrastructure Investment Projects in India, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Maldives, Cambodia and Nigeria, including direct engagement by ADB for TA Assignments.
The expertise include Project Management, Contract Administration, Bid process management, Procurement of Works as per ADB guidelines, Selection of Consulting firms as per ADB Guidelines, FIDIC Conditions of Contract, Assistance in Preparation of Projects etc.
The responsibilities shared as Procurement expert inter-alia covers the overall management and control of bidding process, Procurement Capacity Assessment of EAs, finalizing and updating of procurement plans, assisting in preparation of Loan approval documents, control of procurement activities and documentations, review and finalization of procurement documents namely bidding documents, TORs and RFPs, clarifications and bid evaluation/Technical & Financial proposals, preparation of Bid evaluation reports and Submissions (0 to 4) for Consultants Selection etc, handling procurement related queries, assist in negotiations and ensure compliance with ADB requirements.
The sectors I worked with mainly include Urban Infrastructure Development, Water Supply & treatment System, Sewerage System, Solid Waste Management, Roads & Flyovers, Flood control and Reconstruction Projects.