Previous Award Recipients

‘Aqua Foundation's Excellence Awards’ came into inception since Year 2010. Such awards recognize the excellent performance in the specific areas and they also help the society in two ways. Firstly, Important issues related to such activities get highlighted and public attention is drawn towards these important issues. Secondly; it encourages all others to take similar or more innovative measures and perform even better.

Award Recipients 2017:
  • Dr. Vandana Shiva
    Life Time Achievement

  • Shri A. R. Shivakumar
    (Bangalore’s Rain Man)
    Outstanding Contribution towards
    Water Conservation (Individual)

  • Mr. Amit Sharma
    Managing Director
    Sanitech Engineers & Consultants Pvt. Ltd.
    Professional Excellence (Individual)

  • Mr. Ashutosh Vadanagekar
    Managing Director, Amalgam Engineering
    Professional Excellence (Individual)

  • Prof. Ar. Bhavna Vimawala
    Academic Excellence (Individual)

  • Mr. Laxmi Prasad Subedi
    Managing Director, New Technical
    Waterproofing Services, Nepal
    Excellence in Development of Technology (Individual)

  • Dr. Pramod Pandey
    University of California, USA
    Professional Excellence (Individual)

  • Mr. Ramakant Bari
    Proprietor, Atlanta Industrial Corporation
    Professional Excellence (Individual)

  • Mr. Tairq Siddiqui on behalf of Mr. Subhash Sethi
    Chairman, SPML Infra Limited
    Professional Excellence (Individual)

  • Shri Vijay Baghel
    (The Green Man)
    Outstanding Contribution towards
    Environment Conservation (Individual)

  • Mr Ashutosh Vadanagekar, Managing Director
    Mr Anurag Jha, Business Head
    Amalgam Engineering Environmentally Sound
    Management of Toxic Chemicals (Industrial Sector)

  • Mr. H. Shankar
    Managing Director Clean Coats P. Ltd.
    Excellence in Resource Management
    (Industrial Sector)

  • Mr. Michael S Baptist, Director
    Mr. Vijayraj, Director
    Farmland Rainwater Harvesting Systems
    Excellence in Development of
    Technology (Industrial Sector)

  • Mr. Habil Attarwala, Director
    Mr. Yusufi Attarwala, Director
    Furaat Earth Private Limited
    Excellence in Development of Technology
    (Industrial Sector)

  • Shri Jadu Thakur Das
    Head CSR - Govardhan Ecovillage
    Green Housing (Social Sector)

  • Mr. Vikramjiet Roy
    Representative, Isha Foundation
    Outstanding Contribution towards
    cause of Sustainability

  • Mr. Prabhat Srivastava
    Vice-President Jain Irrigation Systems Limited
    Outstanding Contribution towards cause of Sustainability -
    Contributions towards Sustainable Development
    in Food And Agriculture

  • Mr. P.K.Viswanathan, Manager (Business Development)
    Mr. Amarnath. K, Senior Manager (Projects & Process)
    Mr. Prahsant Tiwari, Civil Eng (Projects)
    Knowledge Integration Services
    Outstanding Contribution towards cause of Sustainability (Private Sector)

  • Mr. Sanjeev Bhasin
    Sales and Marketing Head, Knowledge Lens
    Excellence in Development of
    Technology (Industrial Sector)

  • Mr. Vikramjiet Roy
    Managing Director
    Maccaferri Environmental Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
    Outstanding Contribution towards cause of Sustainability (Private Sector)

  • Dr. Sarita Sachdeva, Dean Research
    Dr. D.K. Chadha, Chair Professor and Chairman
    Centre for Advance Water Technology and Management
    Manav Rachna International University
    Excellence in Resource Management (Institutional)

  • Mr. C.V. Rajesh
    Marketing Manager, Megaplast India Pvt. Ltd.
    Outstanding Contribution towards cause of Excellence in Water Conservation (Private Sector)

  • Mr. Apurv Kesarkar
    Target Manager, Water Structures, Murasit Bauchemie
    Excellence in Development of
    Technology (Industrial Sector)

  • Shri. Biswarup Basu
    General Manager, Jhanor Gandhar Gas
    Power Project, NTPC Ltd.
    Sustainable Development in
    Thermal Power (Public Sector)

  • Mr. R. Selvakumar
    Corporate Relationship Executive, Roots Group
    Excellence in Development of
    Technology (Industrial Sector)

  • Mr. Amit Sharma, Managing Director
    Ms. Nirja Sharma, Director
    Sanitech Engineers & Consultants Pvt. Ltd.
    Sustainable Development in
    Construction & Infrastructure Sector

  • Mr. P R Ganapahy Krishnan
    Managing Director, Sigma Pollution
    Control Equipments India Pvt. Ltd.
    Environmentally Sound Management of Solid Waste & Sewage Related Issues

  • Mr. Sandeep Gupta
    Managing Director, SIMA Labs Pvt. Ltd.
    Environmentally Sustainable Treatment and Management
    of Industrial Effluents, Sewage and Septage

  • Mr. Prabhash Gokarn, Head Engineering Project & Town Nikhil Agarwal, Manager Environment
    Tata Steel Limited, Odisha
    Sustainable Development in Mining Sector

  • Mr. Dipak Behera, Head Planning
    Mr. Adarsh Agrawal, E.A to General Manager
    Tata Steel Limited, Jharkhand
    Sustainable Development in Mining Sector

  • Mr. Raghav Khadakkar, C.E.O.
    Mrs. Bhagyashree R. Khadakkar, C.O.O.
    Vipanan Analytical Technologies
    Excellence in Resource Management (Industrial Sector)

Award Recipients 2016:
  • Dr. Sunita Narain
    Life Time Achievement.

  • Dr. Subhash C. Singh
    Professional Excellence(Individual)

  • Mr. Ramesh Sharma
    The Scindia School, Fort, Gwalior

    Work on Traditional Wisdom.

  • Mr. Ramesh Sharma
    The Scindia School, Fort, Gwalior
    Resource Management (Institutional)

  • Dr. Anuradha Singh
    Sushila Model School

    Holistic Development of Angels of Humanity

  • Shri A B Pandya
    Outstanding Contribution Towards
    Cause of Sustainability (Social Sector)

  • Shri Man Mohan Madan
    Professional Excellence (Individual)

  • Dr. Anoop Kumar Srivastava
    Professional Excellence (Individual)

  • Dr. Naveen B.P
    Academic Excellence (Individual)

  • Dr. G.S, Dwarakish
    Academic Excellence(Individual)

  • Dr. M. Krishnaveni
    Academic Excellence (Individual)

  • Prof. (Dr.) Davendra Singh Malik
    Academic Excellence (Individual)

  • Mr. Gaurav Prakash Raja
    Professional Excellence (Individual)

  • Mr. Dipak Behera & Mr. Adarsh Agrawal
    OMQ Division, Tata Steel Ltd
    Sustainable Development in Mining Sector

  • Dr. D.K. Chadha
    Global Hydrogeological Solutions
    Excellence in Resource Management (Institutional Sector)

  • Mr. Naresh Paliwal
    Dalmia Chini Mills, Unit-Ramgarh
    Excellence in Resource Management (Industrial)

  • Dr. P. Jegathambal
    Karunya Unversity
    Excellence in Development of Technology (Individual)

  • Dr. K. Parameshwari
    Karunya University
    Excellence in Development of Technology (Individual)

  • Dr. S. Vinodha
    Karunya University
    Excellence in Development of Technology (Individual)

  • Mr. R.G. Agarwal
    Dhanuka Agritech Ltd
    Outstanding Contribution towards Cause of Water Sustainability (P.S)

  • Mr. Rampraveen Swaminathan
    International Paper APPM Ltd.
    Outstanding Contribution towards the Cause of
    Sustainability (Private Sector)

  • Ms. Neha Paul
    D.C Water World Supermart Ltd.
    Excellence in Development of Technology
    (Industrial Sector)

  • Mr. Samarakoon Banda
    VS Consulting (Pvt) Ltd
    Sustainable Development in Hydropower Sector (Private Sector)

  • Shri Nimai Lila Das
    Goverdhan Eco Village
    Protection of the Quality and Supply of Freshwater
    Resources (Social Sector)

Award Recipients 2015:
  • Mr. Anupam Mishra, Environmentalist, Delhi, received award under the category of Life Time Achievement.
  • Mr. Laxman Singh, Founder Member & Secretary and Mr. Naval Singh Jharana, received award on behalf of Gram Vikash Navyuvak Mandal Laporiya, Rajasthan, under the category of Natural Resource Management Using Traditional Wisdom.
  • Mr. Harshvardhan Nawathe, Head CSR, AFS, received award on behalf of Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd. (AFS), Mumbai, under the category of Promoting Sustainable Agriculture.
  • Dr. S Veezhinathan, Dy.GM, Env.Engg, received award on behalf of MECON LIMITED, Ranchi, under the category of Outstanding Contribution Towards Cause of Sustainability Public Sector.
  • Mr. Nikhil Madok, Head, Life Ok Channel, received award on behalf of Star India Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, under the category of Protection of the Quality and Supply of Freshwater Resources.
  • Mrs. Tomoko Lobo, Committee Mmember and Mr. Michael Lobo President received award on behalf of Bougainvilla Hermitage Pvt. Ltd., Goa, under the category of Green Housing.
  • Mr. T. Anjeneyulu , Manager (Mining), received award on behalf of Dr. Gopal Dhawan, Chairman & Managing Director, Mineral Exploration Corporation Limited, Nagpur, received award under the category of Professional Excellence (Individual).
  • Er. K. B. Biswas, Chairman, Central Ground Water Board, New Delhi, received award under the category of Professional Excellence (Individual).
  • Mrs. Sangeeta Sharma, HM, received award on behalf of Sardar Patel Vidya Niketan ,Delhi, under the category of Holistic Development of Angels of Humanity.
  • Mrs. Piya Sharma, HM and Mrs. Geeta Sriniwas , Coordinator, received award on behalf of Ryan International School, Sector 40,Gurgaon, under the category of Holistic Development of Angels of Humanity.
  • Mr. Gauranga Das, President, received award on behalf of Govardhan Eco Village, Maharashtra, under the category of Outstanding Contribution Towards Cause of Sustainability Social Sector.
Award Recipients 2014:
  • Dr. Suresh Kumar Malhotra, Horticulture – Commissioner, Ministry of Agriculture, New Delhi received award under the category of Professional Excellence - Individual.
  • Shri. Vachan Singh – Vice President received award on behalf of the Tata Housing Development Company Limited, New Delhi under the category of Excellence in Sustainable Development in Construction & Infrastructure Sector.
  • Dr. Shashikant Sadistap – Sr. Principal Scientist received award on behalf of the CSIR- Central Electronics Engineering Research Institute (CEERI), Pilani under the category of Excellence in Development of Technology for Water & Aqua (Institutional).
  • Shri. Dipak Behera - Head (Mine & Production Planning) received award on behalf of the Sukanda Chromite Mine - TATA Steel under the category of Excellence in Sustainable Development in Mining Sector.
  • Shri. Ravinder Goyal – Managing Director received award on behalf of the EIP Enviro Level Controls Pvt Ltd, UP under the category of Excellence in Sustainable Development in Thermal Power Sector.
  • Shri. Pinaki Roy - Advisor received award on behalf of the Uranium Corporation of India Limited, Jharkhand under the category of Outstanding Contribution towards cause of Sustainability - Public Sector.
  • Shri. Harsh Vardhan Pandey - Head Safety received award on behalf of the Sesa Sterlite Limited, Jharsuguda, Orissa under the category of Outstanding Contribution towards cause of Sustainability - Private Sector.
  • Ms. Jathariti Mohanty - Assistant Manager – HRD received award on behalf of the Thriveni Earthmovers Pvt. Ltd. Odisha under the category of Excellence Award for Sustainable Development in Mining Sector.
  • Shri. Govind Panagadan- Director – Human Resources – BPO received award on behalf of the IGATE, Noida in the category of Excellence in Resource Management.
  • Smt. Namrata Nanoo - Coordinator received award on behalf of the Venkateshwar International School, Delhi under the category of Holistic Development of Angels of Humanity.
  • Dr. Bhure Lal, Chairman, EPCA, Delhi - AF's Excellence Awards for Life Time Achievement
  • Prof. Kapil Kapoor,Pro-VC, JNU, Delhi - Baba Neem Karoli Maharaj award for Life Time Achievement in Traditional Wisdom.
Award Recipients 2013:
  • Shri K.N. Rao is awarded the Universal Excellence Award 2013 for Life Time Achievement
  • T.H.D.C.I.L is awarded the Universal Excellence Award 2013 Under the Category of Outstanding Contribution towards Cause of Water Public Sector
  • Prof. Nandipati Subba Rao is awarded the Universal Excellence Award 2013 Under the Category of Professional Excellence - Individual
  • Acharya Vivek Muni is awarded the Baba Neem Karoli Maharaj Award 2013 Under the Category of Excellence Award for serving Mother Nature through Traditional Wisdom Individual
  • C. B. S. E is awarded the Universal Excellence Award 2013 Under the Category of Innovation in Value Education
  • Punjab Kesari is awarded the Baba Neem Karoli Maharaj Award 2013 Under the Category of Excellence Award for serving Mother Nature through Traditional Wisdom Organization
  • Smt. Anita Rana of Janhit Foundation is awarded the Baba Neem Karoli Maharaj Award 2013 Under the Category of Outstanding contribution towards serving Humanity
  • Sulabh Public School is awarded the Baba Neem Karoli Maharaj Award 2013 Under the Category of Building Models of Angels of Humanity
  • Smt. Sripurna Sengupta Serving Humanity through Innovative forms of Art & Culture
Award Recipients 2012:
  • Prof. M S Swaminathan Is Awarded the Aqua Excellence Award 2012 for Life Time Achievement
  • Northern Coal Fields Limited Is Awarded the Aqua Excellence Award 2012 Corporate Social ResponsibilityUnder the Category of Water Supply & Treatment (Including Drinking Water)
  • Jain Irrigation Systems Limited Is Awarded the Aqua Excellence Award 2012 Under the Category of Outstanding Contribution Towards Cause of Water Private Sector
  • SPML Infra Limited Is Awarded the Aqua Excellence Award 2012 Under the Category ofOutstanding Contribution Towards Cause of Water
  • Morf India Limited Is Awarded the Aqua Excellence Award 2012 Under the Category ofWater Supply & Treatment (Including Drinking Water)
  • Filter Concept Inc. Is Awarded the Aqua Excellence Award 2012 Under the Category ofWater & Waste Water Treatment System & Technologies
  • Dr. P. C. Chandra Is Awarded the Aqua Excellence Award 2012 Under the Category ofProfessional Excellence (Individual)
  • Prof. K. G. Moodley Is Awarded the Aqua Excellence Award 2012 Under the Category ofProfessional Excellence (Individual)

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