BA (Hons) in Economics, St Stephen's College, Delhi University; MBA, Cornell University. Over 16 years' global management and finance experience in France, UK, Hong Kong, India and the US.
Founder & CEO of Bharat Light & Power – Leading wind and solar power generation company in India (IPP). Group has 3 independent companies – large utility scale wind/solar, distributed solar and technology services - Orion.
Orion is an AI based IOT platform. Leverages proprietary failure prediction models, big data analytics & machine learning to help industries improve productivity and optimize energy consumption. Provides predictive intelligence for over 2GW of wind & solar farms globally. Also, AI based solutions to industries such as auto, FMCG, mining, oil & gas, steel, cement etc.
Earlier with General Electric (GE) for 14+ years. Was President & CEO of GE India, Sri Lanka & Bangladesh in last role.
Previous roles included GE Commercial Aviation Services (GECAS), 1996: roles in marketing, structured finance and risk management; 2005, opened GECAS office in Delhi; Senior Vice-President and Country Head, India, arranged more than $1 billion in financing for India's airline industry; President & CEO, GE Commercial Finance, India; 2007.
At present, Chairman of the Board, APM Terminals (Maersk Group) - Gujarat Pipavav Port; Member, Board of Directors, SRF; and Board member Anand Group. National Council of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum and on WEF’s YGL Foundation Board. Aspen Institute Fellow. YPO member. Interests: national swimmer, golf, classical music and Formula 1.