15 Years of Building Future

About Us

Leading the way through excellence and innovation

Founded in 2005, Merald is a Nigeria based company that has built a strong reputation and expertise in providing engineering services and facility management solutions. Merald’s local market knowledge, sound track record and industry expertise has allowed the company to successfully deliver high value projects across industries.

Merald operates out of four key locations in Africa – Lagos, Port Harcourt, Warri and Accra (Ghana) with a highly-skilled and dedicated workforce which includes a team of experienced and committed quality, health, safety and environmental professionals.

Guided by a strong and visionary management team, Merald pursues best-in-class services for its clients.


Mahesh Gupta
Director and Chief Mentor (MS – Petroleum and Environmental Engineering)
Mr. Mahesh Gupta is a recognized and respected veteran in the oil industry, with over 18 years of work experience in Nigeria. His dedication towards delivering excellence and his extensive field knowledge has built his reputation over the years. Among his numerous qualifications, Mr. Gupta holds an MS degree in Petroleum Engineering and Environmental Engineering.

Yogendra Singh
Managing Director and CEO (MBA, M Tech)
Mr. Yogendra Singh has an MBA and an M.Tech degree with over 30 years of experience in Power Systems and Facilities Management, including more than 15 years of hands-on local experience in Nigeria. His extraordinary result-oriented focus is one of the key reasons for Merald’s success.

Shashankk Gaurav
Head – Information Technology (M.E – Computer Sciences)
Mr. Shashankk Gaurav’s wide breadth of expertise ranges from in-depth understanding of multiple IT platforms to database creation and management. His creativity and innovation plays a key role in the solutions Merald creates for its customers. Mr. Gaurav has over 8 years of experience in IT systems and has worked on the groundbreaking low cost PC for Novatium. He holds M.E. and B.E degrees in Computer Sciences.

Sudhanshu Gaurav
Executive Director (CFA, B.E Mechanical)
Mr. Sudhanshu Gaurav brings years of investment banking and research experience to the team. His wealth of skills include managing large teams and conducting big team projects for multinational clients. Mr. Gaurav’s wide international experience spans Wall Street in New York to Nigeria. He also holds the CFA charter – the top drawer of the investment banking education, along with a B.E degree in mechanical engineering.

Gagandeep Lakhanpal
Managing Director and CEO (MBA, B Tech) – Pygar Engineering Limited

Mr. Gagandeep Lakhanpal has an MBA and a B.Tech Graduate Degree with over 32 years of experience in Air-conditioning & Refrigeration and Consumer Electronics industry, this includs more than 16 years of hands-on local experience in Nigeria. His vast & versatile erudition of Projects & Manufacturing is the key for achieving the success for Pygar Engineering Limited. He has been associated to the Brands like Samsung, LG, Electrolux, Bitzer & Midea.

Anil Khera

Director Operations & Technical (B.Engg) – Pygar Engineering Limited

Mr. Anil Khera holds a Graduate Degree in Engineering and has an experience of 20 years in Air-conditioning & Refrigeration industry. He is an expert in Design and Execution of the Project which demand high Technical & precision in depth knowledge of the products. He has a proven track record of completion of Large Scale Projects in record time with a flawless execution maintaining the best Standard in the Industry abroad & Nigeria.


The team at Merald operates on a simple and effective mantra –  Achieving our goals not only through individual efforts but also through  collective dedication. This mantra has been our single guiding force in  building a company with strong foundations, vision and great ambition.