Mr. A.K. Bal joined VIT Group in the year 2013, after a rich and varied career in civil engineering. With a degree in Civil Engineering from NIT Rourkela and a PG in construction management from NICMAR, Mr. Bal started his career in Petron Civil Engineering Pvt. Ltd., where he worked for 18 years. After opening and heading Petron’s regional office in Pune in 1995-96, Mr. Bal later founded Kamdar Constructions (later known as Viraj Projects (I) Pvt. Ltd.), and the company achieved a pan-India presence in its first year of inception. Mr. Bal is also an avid social worker who aspires to bring education and skill development to the less privileged.