Board of Directors

Nikhaar Jain

A chemical engineer from IIT BHU, Nikhaar heads Construction Chemicals, Membranes, and Hydrophobic Coating Units at Bridgedots.He has teamed with IIT professors across the country to provide solutions for wastewater treatment facilities at several locations in India.

Before Bridgedots, Nikhaar worked at Tata Consulting Engineers Ltd., where he was a part of the team working on the prestigious IGCAR’s OLW unit at Kundakulam Nuclear Power Plant and Cadbury’s Bournvita Unit.

In his previous roles, Nikhaar has spearheaded conceptualization and development of various technologies across membranes, specialty chemicals and construction chemicals. Some of his technologies have already been commercialized in Europe and US.

Nikhaar has alsowon the project competition sponsored and judged by GE for the development of a technology to reduce ash in Indian coal. GE later sponsored Nikhaar’s team for lab scale validation of their technology.

Abhisek Poddar

Abhisek spearheads Waste Treatment and Technology Commercialization Units at Bridgedots. He led the team that developed the innovative Rice Husk Ask to Silica Technology, achieving the successful development of the most advanced technology within just 12 months.

Prior to Bridgedots, Abhisek worked at Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (BPCL), where he managed the operations of reforming unit. In his role, he led his team in solving several technical issues faced by the plant. Abhisek is also a chemical engineer from IIT BHU.