Company Profile
The Genesis of Excellence.

Founded by Mr. B.G. Gurnani in 1982, for over 3 decades, the Safety Electrical Group (SEG) has served and partnered with some of the most prestigious clients across the region with one simple motto: Engineering…… Relationships & Beyond. As SEG has grown into a full service electrical company with thousands of satisfied clients across the MENA region, this motto remains essential to how we do business.

Today, as a prominent industry leader in the Electrical and Lighting Sector in the region, the company specializes in the Engineering, Manufacturing and Assembly of Switchgear Panels, as well as Trading of Electrical and Lighting Products for commercial, industrial, hazardous and adverse environment applications.

Exemplifying excellence and integrity in every sector, the Safety Group distinguishes itself through robust partnerships, exemplary service standards and a forward-thinking approach. Over the 3 decades, we have made significant strides in transforming our portfolio and branching out to cover every industrial need. Our extensive engineering, supply chain management and technical sales support teams are spread across the region lending logistical and industry-specific support.

Throughout our history, the key to our success has been a constant commitment to exceeding customer expectations while our unique business model puts our customers’ needs at the centre. A Group with a far-reaching vision, we offer up-to-date technology, years of expertise, outstanding performance, and most of all a desire to help our clients succeed.

Located in the environs of the NATIONAL INDUSTRIES PARK (Formerly TECHNO PARK), Next to new AL MAKTOUM INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (DWC). 

Mission & Vision
  • Act with uncompromising honesty and integrity in everything we do.
  • Satisfy our customers with innovative technology and superior quality value and services.
  • Respect our social and physical environment around the world.
  • Value and develop our employee’s diverse talent, initiative and leadership.

 

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Our Team

  • B. G. Gurnani
    B. G. Gurnani
    Founder & Managing Director

    As a person, have not seen tomorrow! But since I came to Dubai in 1975 had full faith that tomorrow will be a better day because of the sincere work done today.

    Started my professional career with a short three years stint as a lecturer in TFG Polytechnic, Gandhidham, Kutch, Gujarat-India after passing Diploma in Electrical Engineering from same institute. Landed in Dubai and worked with Scientechnic & Al Ghandi in sales of low Voltage Switchgear.

    In 1982, decided to turn Entrepreneur & started an enterprise named “Safety Electricals” dealing in electrical components & assembling LV switchgear. It has been a rewarding journey since, and today Safety Electrical Group (SEG) is a well-positioned professionally managed business enterprise representing reputed brands in the field of electrical i.e. ABB, Hager, L&T, Legrand and many more, alongside our own eight wholesale electrical retail outlets across UAE dealing in complete portfolio of Lighting and Electrical Fixtures.

    As a leading channel partner for ABB, SEG has its own LV switchgear assembly and sheet metal manufacturing unit located in Techno Park.  It is my personal endeavor that SEG with its ear to ground, scales new heights of professionalism and become a prudent customer centric organization. 

  • Prakash Gurnani
    Prakash Gurnani
    GM - Oil & Gas

    An engineering professional educated at Ohio State University, USA in welding engineering. Carry with him the experience of around 7 years of professional experience in Oil and Gas industries.

    In particular managed several Weld Procedure Qualifications (WPQ) and production programs for offshore pipelines and subsea structures. Involved in several multi-billion dollar projects for various oil & gas companies such as Shell, BP, Anadarko and Petrobras in North & South America, Africa and Australia.

    Certified Verification Agent (CVA) for offshore riser production programs in accordance with federal regulations. Participated in several key Joint Industry Projects (JIPs) analyzing different failure modes and effect of subsea conditions on material and weld properties before getting into the management of the family owned business.

    At SEG he is involved in managing many major commercial and residential Low Voltage (LV) switchgear manufacturing projects in the UAE. Well-versed in all major Electrical and Welding Engineering codes, standards and regulatory requirements.

  • Rajesh Lakhani
    Rajesh Lakhani
    GM - Electrical Components

    SEG is like a second home to me, after completing Diploma in Electrical Engineering from TFG Polytechnic, Gandhidham, Gurjarat – India started professional journey in India and later moved to Dubai in 1995.

    Currently heading Electrical Components Division with vast experience of 20+ years with SEG group itself in sales of complete range of LV switchgear components of leading brands like ABB, Hager and Dorman Smith in UAE & GCC markets with relationship of trust with principals, customers and wholesalers.

  • Anoop Saxena
    Anoop Saxena
    Asst General Manager-Lighting

    Business Management executive with 20+ years experience & diverse skill sets in profitability and cost management, condition-based maintenance, engineering, operations, project management, safety and risk management, strategy and leadership, corporate governance, economic policy and general business management. I have a rare skill of identifying constraints and debottlenecking business process for enhanced efficiency.

    Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from Institute of Marketing and Management and Management Cadre from IIT, Delhi.

    Let’s Do it , along with teamwork is my strongest belief. In my new role my aim is to create global growth in lighting business of SEG.

  • Arun Yohannan
    Arun Yohannan
    Finance Manager - Group

    Senior Finance professional with 10 + years of service in financial management with corporate and conglomerates having a diversified business interest both in India and UAE. Educated to M.Com. ACA at professional bodies in India, handled Treasury management, high-value funding, restructuring and Business planning across the verticals over the years.

  • Safwat Rafeeq
    Safwat Rafeeq
    Commercial Head - Switchgear

    A highly-competent professional with a successful track-record in UAE electrical business domain, having 8 years of experience in Sales and Business Developmental Activities of Low Voltage and Medium Voltage Switchgear products. Diverse experience in the different facades of the electrical industry (MV and LV) is extremely useful while addressing any business process need right from the very inception of the project to the final execution cycle.

    His abilities cover the operations from micro level with customer centric approach alongside his ability to communicate coupled with good analytical and decision-making abilities allows him to manage diversified business requirements seamlessly.

  • Manikandan K.R
    Manikandan K.R
    Head - Design & Estimation

    B.Tech - Electrical & Electronics Engineer educated at CSJMU University with 13+ years technical expertise in the area of Design / Estimation / Project / Manufacturing / Testing / Commissioning / Service of LV Switchgear Panel Boards with reputed brands like ABB, Hager, L&T and Legrand.

    Dynamic & result oriented professional with in-depth understanding of business value engineering, cost optimization and emotional management skills give him unprecedented insight in customer requirements, further which allows him to deliver as per the client expectations adding to customer delight.