Mr Garg is managing director of Secretariat International’s Asian operations. Secretariat International specialises in providing independent expert advice on construction projects.
For the last 10 years, Mr Garg has been involved in providing advisory services to Asian clients from Singapore and Hong Kong. Prior to moving to Asia, he was based in the USA for around a decade, where he worked directly in the construction industry, performed industry research and provided dispute advisory services at firms such as Pricewaterhouse Coopers, KPMG and Navigant Consulting.
Mr Garg specialises in construction disputes and has extensive experience in performing delay analysis, measuring productivity and reviewing project delivery systems. He has performed analyses on several large international disputes on projects primarily in Asia, Middle East, North America and Australia. His experience ranges across a wide range of complex projects with a particular focus on transportation, oil and gas, and energy projects. As part of these engagements, Mr Garg has served as an expert and has been appointed in arbitrations under ICC, AAA, ICSID, HKIAC, SIAC, DIAC, PAM and ADCCAC. He has also been involved on engagements related to assessment of insurance claims and project controls.
Prior to working in construction consulting, Mr Garg worked as a designer and construction manager on large commercial projects. His on-site experience includes performing project design, project management, and on-site coordination between contractors.
Mr Garg has also conducted industry research on developing a new parameter for evaluating construction performance. He is an acclaimed speaker on construction programming and delay analysis.
Mr Garg has completed the executive management programme at Harvard Business School. He has a master’s degree in engineering from Pennsylvania State University and a bachelor’s degree from Indian Institute of Technology, India.
WWL says: Amit Garg is considered as "the go-to guy for construction disputes in the region" and his experience encompasses Asia, Australia and the Middle East.
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