Rajendra Upadhye – Building a tech empire from scratch with hardwork and passion, expanding now in Dubai
Rajendra Upadhye is an accomplished civil and structural engineer who is based in Mumbai, Rajendra Upadhye currently works as a Section Manager for Citech Engineering College India Private Limited and also owns and heads his own tech firm by the name of RU Enterprises. Apart from RU Enterprises, Rajendra also owns a successful travel company by the name of Shree Krishna Tours and Travels. As an entrepreneur, he is also involved in a transport business and leads the company Shree Krishna Export and Import.
In a discussion about the kind of strategy he employs in his businesses, Rajendra says, “I live and breathe innovation and I believe that technology is the best way to lead the road to this. I am a strong advocate in leveraging the advancements in technology to build a legacy and business for ourselves because I have done the same for myself. One should be open minded and resilient to the technology and market trends and accordingly chart ways for oneself.”
Rajendra Upadhye comes from a very humble household and has had a childhood characterised by various financial issues. Despite that, Rajendra worked hard and excelled in school and college.
Rajendra Upadhye’s interest in technology and its functioning had piqued after college. He decided to take up learning on his own and soon became a skilled professional in the field.
Today, Rajendra specialises in the plant, oil and gas sectors. He is also engaged in power plants, oil and gas plants and does the work of analysis and design of steel structures and their foundations.
Rajendra Upadhye’s RU Holding LLC has its main office in Dubai. This has been the first international milestone for the entrepreneur. The concept of the company is to guide people to use technology the right way and fulfil their objectives and goals through modern, intelligent solutions and tools.
Apart from this, Rajendra Upadhye is also a recognized expert in seismic and wind loading calculation using the formulation of IS, UBC, US, and various Russian and Euro codes. He also has varied interests in finite elements and machine foundations.
Venturing into international markets is next on the list for Rajendra Upadhye. He aims to establish his business across various parts of India and the world.