Dr. MVRL Murthy

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Dr. MVRL Murthy

Co-Founder and Director

Dr. Murthy is a doctorate in Civil Engineering (Water Resources Management and Engineering Geology) from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India (IIT, Kanpur); M.Tech in Applied Geology from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IIT, Roorkee) and Bachelor’s Degree from Andhra University, Waltair.


Dr. Murthy started his career as a Scientist with Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and contributed to the development of water resources development of the country. His domain expertise in hydrogeology, ease with the minor irrigation and wide experience in environmental assessment helped various government, industry, international agencies (such as UNDP) and domestic users over a period of 15 years

He moved to industry as an environmental and water resources manager and supported the food and beverage industry (Coca-Cola) for nine years in six countries. Handled various techno-legal cases at both Central and State agencies/ departmental levels.


In total Dr. Murthy has over twenty seven years of wide-ranging experience in hydrogeology, environmental management, mathematical modeling, water resources management, project management, rural development, disaster risk reduction, technology management, groundwater hydrology, watershed development, Managed Aquifer Recharge, micro irrigation, waste water treatment and geospatial modeling