K.P Praveen is a construction professional who has specialized in providing commercial and contractual advice for over 15 years in India, Middle East, and Singapore. Praveen’s forte lies in identifying contractual and commercial risks and advising effective strategies for resolution of the same. He can provide diverse perspectives to account for various potential arguments which might be pursued by the parties to the dispute whilst not losing sight of the bigger picture.

Praveen started his career as a contract administrator on a billion-dollar project in the Emirate of Dubai. He was predominantly involved in the contract administration on behalf of the main contractor. Subsequently he had a stint with a contract claim consultancy in Singapore where he assisted main contractors and sub-contractors in time and cost claims. His subsequent assignment was in the commercial team of a public listed construction firm where he was involved in all commercial and contractual aspects of the company. In 2014 he co-founded a contract claim consultancy with another partner which have been providing contract advisory services to various main contractors and sub-contractors of various tiers. He exited the partnership and ventured on his own with Niamh Consultancy.

Praveen has exposure to various standard forms of contract including FIDIC, PSSCOC, SIA and REDAS as also bespoke contract documents of leading main contractors. He has also been involved in litigation, arbitration and adjudication under SOP Act, Singapore.

Praveen holds qualifications in civil and environmental engineering vide his full-time licentiate diploma from VJTI (1997 – 2001) and Bachelor of Civil Engineering from Mumbai University (2001 – 2004). He has also completed a postgraduate diploma in Advanced Construction Management from NICMAR (2005 – 2007). Praveen also holds LLB (Hons) from University of London. Praveen is a member of the Singapore Institute of Arbitration.

Praveen’s profile may be downloaded at Praveen's CV

Praveen may be contacted at + Six 5 - 8 One 5 Seven 8 Zero One 7 or praveen.kp@niamhconsultancy.com



Some of the key projects in which our founder gained his diverse experience are as follows.

  • Residential Sector

  • The Pinnacle@Duxon, Singapore

  • Reflections at Keppel Bay, Singapore

  • Building works under Punggol East Contract 36, Punggol East Contract 38

  • Dawson Place C2 under Housing and Development Board, Singapore
  • Commercial/Mixed Development Sector

  • Mixed Development for retails and monorail station in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (Gateway Towers)
  • Mixed Development for hotels, retails and casinos in Singapore (Marina Bay Sands, the SkyParks @ MBS and Specialists’ Centre/Hotel Phoenix at Orchard Road
  • Shopping Malls and Offices in Singapore (Jurong Entertainment Centre and Media Polis@One North)
  • National Art Gallery, Singapore

  • Petrochemical/Industrial Sector

  • Petrochemical Plants in Singapore (BTR for Lanxess Butyl, Baxter Bioscience Factory, Scot and Bugis Projects)
  • Petrochemical Plants in Singapore (Infineum SINGA, NALCO Eastern Hemisphere Core Plant and others in Jurong Island)
  • Power Plants in Singapore (Shell Eastern Petroleum Houdini MEG Project and GMR Energy 2x400MW CCP in Jurong Island)
  • LNG Plants in Singapore (Singapore LNG Terminals in Jurong Island)
  • Educational Sector

  • Institutional Centres in Singapore

  • Stamford Americal International School

  • Institute of Technical Education or ITE@Ang Mo Kio an CREATE @ NUS
  • Civil and Infrastructure Sector

  • Dubai Maritime City – Shiplift platform and Transfer Project in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Marina Bayfront Bridge (Helix Bridge) in Singapore
  • Various MRT Stations (C917, C918, C925) and Depot projects, Singapore (C911, C1685)
  • Healthcare Sector

  • Connexion – Mediplex at Race Course road, Singapore

  • Ng Teng Fong General Hospital and Jurong Community Hospital, Singapore

Due to prevailing and/or anticipated confidentiality issues, the nature of the services extended by our founder for the individual projects are not elaborated herein. For similar reasons, we are also unable to disclose the particulars of our current projects or clients.

Praveen was involved in these projects during his previous employments and engagements. Niamh Consultancy Pte. Ltd. does not intend to make any representation that all these projects were undertaken by it.