Shiv Challa

Shiv Challa


Shiv Challa - Member of the Business Council for Sustainability and Environment

Shiv Challa, the CEO of 3R ZEROWASTE PVT LIMITED, stands at the forefront of the sustainability and environmental sector, leading initiatives to build a world without waste. As a dedicated member of the International Trade Council's Business Council on Sustainability and Environment, Shiv brings a wealth of experience and a passion for combating climate change to his role.

Under Shiv's leadership, 3R ZEROWASTE PVT LIMITED operates in the burgeoning field of Climatech, pioneering innovative solutions to address environmental challenges and promote sustainable practices. The company's mission revolves around creating a future where waste is eliminated through cutting-edge technologies and circular economy principles.

Shiv's journey in the industry spans over two decades, with a diverse background in Oil & Gas, Mining & Utilities. In 2020, driven by a desire to make a tangible difference in the fight against climate change, he founded 3R ZEROWASTE PVT LIMITED, channeling his expertise and vision into building a more sustainable future.

Educationally, Shiv holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science Engineering (CSE) and boasts over 23 years of experience in project management. His robust skill set and qualifications have played a pivotal role in shaping his successful career trajectory.

Throughout his career, Shiv has spearheaded numerous key projects and initiatives, including the ESKOM Power Plants in South Africa and the GLNG Project in Australia. His professional accomplishments include earning the prestigious Bechtel Certified Project Controls Certification, a testament to his expertise and leadership in the field.

As the industry continues to evolve, Shiv recognizes the challenges and opportunities it presents. While funding remains a significant hurdle, he envisions a future where the sustainability sector becomes a multi-trillion-dollar industry, driving global innovation and economic growth.

Shiv is particularly excited about the emerging trends in Circular Economy products and services, which hold immense potential for transforming waste management and promoting resource efficiency.

For aspiring professionals entering the industry, Shiv offers valuable advice: start early and stay focused on your solution. He emphasizes the importance of perseverance and resilience in overcoming setbacks and challenges, advocating for a self-motivated approach to personal and professional growth.

In his personal life, Shiv finds joy in Latin dancing and networking, balancing his professional pursuits with leisure activities that enrich his life outside of work.

Inspired by leaders like Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Shiv remains committed to driving positive change and making a lasting impact on the environment and society.

Through his leadership and unwavering dedication, Shiv Challa continues to be a driving force in the sustainability and environmental sector, shaping a more sustainable future for generations to come.