Tapan Wagle

Tapan Wagle obtained his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Mumbai University in 1987, Masters in Environmental Engineering from M.S. University of Baroda in 1990 and Advanced Diploma in Industrial Safety in 2001 from Maharashtra State Board for Technical Education. He has completed Lead Auditor Course conducted by LRQA for ISO 14001 in 2000.

Tapan worked in the capacity of Environmental Engineer, Project Engineer and Principal Environmental Engineer in contracting and consulting organizations, viz. KEC International, Environmental Engineering Consultants, Humphreys and Glasgow Consultants and Market Trends Pvt. Ltd. during the period 1990 to 1999. During this period, he was involved in design and detail engineering for number of industrial wastewater treatment plants, sewage treatment plants, environmental due diligence audits, environmental impact assessments and storm water systems design.

From early 1999 to late 2004, Tapan worked for Owens-Corning (India) Ltd. initially as Manager – Environment and subsequently as Sr. Manager – Environment, Health and Safety. In the latter capacity he was responsible for the EHS performance of the company and rolled out various initiatives like Integrated QEHS management systems, Behaviour Based Safety, Industrial Hygiene and Ergonomics Programs, Championing EHS six sigma projects, pollution prevention and injury prevention measures, EHS audit programs and EHS Legal Compliance.

Since late 2004, Tapan has been working as an independent EHS Consultant and as an associate of Environmental Management Centre LLP for EHS Management and Integrated Management Systems, Legal and Corporate EHS Audits including legal compliance, Due Diligence Audits.

Since April 2012, Tapan is a Director at TA&P EHS Consultants Pvt. Ltd and has been involved in assignments on product safety, wastewater treatment plant evaluation and EHS legal compliance and management system audits. He also works in the field of Safety Culture enhancement. Tapan is a visiting faculty in subjects related to EHS Management in reputed B-Schools like NMIMS and JBIMS in Mumbai.