B Fayaz Ahamed

External Consultant | fahamed at iihs dot ac dot in

2016    BE, Civil Engineering Arulmigu Meenakshi Amman College of Engineering (AMACE), Anna University

             Kancheepuram Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu, India

Countries: India
States: Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra
Cities: Chennai, Coimbatore, Trichy, Madurai, Salem, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Kochi
Languages: Tamil, English, Hindi, Urdu, Malayalam 

B Fayaz Ahamed holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and has seven years of experience in construction and environment-related projects. Prior to IIHS, he worked as assistant engineer at a renowned private sector company in Chennai.


At IIHS, he is part of the TNUSSP quality assurance and quality control teams. He provides technical support for the construction of FSTPs and decanting stations in the STPs. He also works in the area of faecal sludge management (FSM) and co-treatment assessment, where he visits FSM plants and sewage treatment plants across Tamil Nadu, assesses the operations and management of treatment facilities and provides implementation support for treatment systems.


Outside of work, he enjoys carrom and cricket, and music, especially melodies which helps him stay focused during long work trips.

  • Yaseen, S. M., Vijendra, M., Sudhakar, S., Eswaramurthy, S., Govindaraj, S., K., Sakthi, B., Mohan, P., Raj, S., Ahmed, F., Jeevanraj, S., Athira, S., Ragavan, S., & Wankhade, K. (2023). Governance mechanisms for shared FSM services: Intricacies of implementation across local bodies in Tamil Nadu, India. Paper presented at the 7th International Faecal Sludge Management Conference, FSM7.