Varun Swarup

Mr Varun Swarup is a 3rd generation business owner at Paharpur Cooling Towers Ltd, Kolkata, where he is responsible for the marketing and thermal design of cooling towers. Paharpur is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of process cooling equipment, with exports to over 50 countries, and serves a diverse set of industries such as power, steel, petroleum, chemical, fertiliser, sugar, paper, air-conditioning etc.

Mr Swarup has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with a specialisation in Design Methodology from Stanford University, California, USA, and has worked with companies such as Cisco, Volkswagen and Penske Trucks during his stay in the US. He is also an avid photographer, marathon runner and squash player.