Web Exclusive | June 2017
Prashant Jain appointed Jt MD and CEO of JSW Energy
JSW Energy has appointed Prashant Jain as its Joint Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, effective 16th June, 2017. A result oriented professional with experience of over 25 years and strong passion for innovation, Jain will set the strategy for JSW Energy, responsible for developing and executing strategic and business planning activities and oversee all aspects of the company's business, thereby ensuring that it continues to be recognised as one of the fastest growing players in the energy sector.
A mechanical engineer with over two decades of experience in plant maintenance, project management, corporate strategy and development, policy advocacy and cross-border operations, he is a persuasive professional with strong techno-commercial acumen and a proven proficiency in executing key business initiatives and strategies.
Commenting on the appointment, Sajjan Jindal, Chairman and Managing Director, JSW Group said, “Jain brings with him vast experience across different functional areas which he can apply in this new role with fresh perspective and vision. The entire leadership team looks forward to working with him and wishes him the very best in his new role.”