India's infrastructure barons: Part 1

Two new infrastructure tycoons have emerged in India. In this interview, GVK's GV Krishna Reddy, winner of the Mumbai airport brownfield expansion, discusses his Mumbai airport plans and why he will continue to pursue his passions for tennis and infrastructure.

How did you get into infrastructure
After completing my education I joined my familyÆs construction business, involved in construction of dam, canals, etc. I was fortunate to oversee the construction of the Nagarjuna Sagar and Srisailam projects for which we were one of the contractors. These projects were very complex in nature involving constructions of canals, under-tunnels, etc..

I thoroughly enjoyed working on these challenging projects. The initial exposure to the complexities of the infrastructure projects has made me very...

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