Formally started in 2011, Contract Manager has been serving the market since 2001, globally. The Principal and Associates bring international contract management expertise to serve their clients in best-in-class methods. Since 2011, Contract Manager has focused in social, transit and transportation Infrastructure and few Renewable Energy Projects development in North America. Acting as Developers’ or Contractors’ representative, Contract Manager has completed several prestigious projects in Canada and in the United States of America.
The team has worked in the construction industry with a collective experience exceeding 50 years. The services provided are to global standards and transparency that has fetched remarkable successes in delivering challenging projects. The knowledge possessed and experience gained on daily basis by handling ever changing challenges, brings the value-for-money for our customers from our services. Contract Manager’s experience that spans through full project life-cycle, from concept to operations including maintenance and rehabilitation. To date, Contract Manager has developed an admirable reputation and partnership with owners, project sponsors, prime contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, financial institutions, consultants, contract administrators, and various stakeholders for delivering a quality services.
Balarama Iyer, is the Principal and Managing Partner of Contract Manager team. With extensive working knowledge and experience in Public-Private Partnership, Turnkey Projects, IPD, PFI,EPCand EPCM Contracts, on international projects, Iyer leads the team. He has served for multinational companies for over 27 years in Asia, Middle East, Africa, Europe and North America, prior to instituting the Contract Manager team in Canada. With an engineering background, Iyer holds an MBA from Lancaster University Management School (UK), a PMP from Project Management Institute (USA), Chartered Manager from Canadian Institute of Management (Canada) and an Executive Chartered Business Strategist from Canadian Business Strategy Association (Canada).
Iyer is also providing training to several public and private organizations on areas of contract management including PPP and IPD models through various Canadian construction associations and its members in vertical, horizontal and linear infrastructure business sectors.