Our Team

Our Leadership Team

Raju Shaulis


In 2002, entrepreneur Raju Shaulis co-founded Central Asia Development Group (CADG), a company focused on implementing donor-funded economic development programs and civil engineering projects in developing countries like Afghanistan. Under her able leadership, CADG has grown tremendously. Recently, it transformed from a technical consulting firm to a full-service engineering and development business. Prior to founding CADG in 2002, Raju established four agricultural trading companies based in the U.S. that specialized in trading certified organic agricultural commodities such as rice, wheat, peanuts, corn, dried fruit and nuts. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland and resides in Singapore with her husband.

Steven Patrick Shaulis

Executive Director

In 2002, Steven Shaulis co-founded CADG to help work on reconstruction and development initiatives after the fall of the Taliban regime in Afghanistan. For the past twenty years he has specialized in economic development, infrastructure, agriculture and logistics. As the Executive Director overseeing all operations of the company, he has led the widespread expansion of CADG’s operational expertise and geographic footprint. Steve’s leadership has been central to the CADG Engineering division receiving international recognition for quality design, construction and supply of building materials in some of the most inhospitable environments in the world. An International Business graduate from the University of Maryland, Steve currently resides in Singapore with his wife.