Goutham Katta develops and drives smart city projects and strategy for the Pune Municipal Corporation. He set up and operationalized Pune Municipal Commissioner’s War Room for implementing and monitoring major projects through integrated project delivery, robust data collection and information flow processes, and effective stakeholder management. He also assists the city in framing public policy, conceptualizing and driving projects in the field of water and sanitation, waste and other sectors through consultative processed for sustainable optimal use of infrastructure. Goutham also manages all stakeholders including internal departments, consultants, vendors and external partners to drive transformation and change in efficiency and transparency of the corporation.
Goutham is a graduate of Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad and has worked in various positions in the Indian Navy before joining Pune Municipal Corporation.