Founder & CEO

With a background in Naval Architecture and Structural Engineering, a B Eng (Hons) and esteemed credentials as a Chartered Engineer (C Eng) and Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (FIMarEST), Rao Pappala embodies more than just a typical CEO. Over his illustrious 25-year career, Rao has pioneered success across a spectrum of industries, showcasing unparalleled leadership in design, engineering, management, and development. From overseeing £250M oil & gas operations to orchestrating intricate turnkey contracts across continents, Rao’s journey is marked by a trail of accomplishments. As the driving force behind RAOCON, PEQE Engineering, and NUE Interiors, Rao leads with a fervent dedication to ethical values, steering high-performing teams towards the realization of multi-million-pound projects annually. His unique blend of extensive experience and unwavering passion not only inspires his team but also propels clients, shareholders, and investors towards the shared vision of excellence.