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Power Profiles | August 2015

Power 20:20 Personality Profile

Anil D Ambani,
Sasan Power Limited (Reliance Power)
Head of highest-growth (power) generation company in the last year (Private Company - Thermal Power)

Anil Dhirubhai Ambani is one of India´s prominent business leaders and founder of Reliance Group; whose constituent business enterprises are engaged in pivotal roles in the ongoing economic transformation of India. He is the Chairman of Reliance Group; including Reliance Communications, Reliance Capital, Reliance Infrastructure, and Reliance Power.

Anil or ADA, as he is often referred to by his colleagues, founded the Group in 2006 and in less than 10 years has built a leadership position in major growth sectors of the Indian economy, including telecommunications, generation, T&D of renewable and non-renewable sources of power, national highways, metro rail systems, cement, financial services, education, healthcare, media and entertainment.

Vneet Jaain,
Adani Power Limited (APL)
Head of transmission company with the highest growth in network creation (Private)

Vneet S Jaain, a young Chief Executive Officer is leading 'Adani Power Limited (APL)' with a mission to create 20,000 MW capacity by 2020. Jaain carries a very rich and vast experience of more than 17 years in the Indian power industry. Under his leadership, a number of flagship power projects have been completed within record time. At present, Jaain shoulders all responsibilities for the techno-commercial, contracts, strategic planning, fuel management and business development of Adani Group´s power business. Under his leadership, the company installed and operates one of largest single location private coal based power project of 4,620 MW in the world at Mundra, India. The project had breakthrough record in commissioning, which was less than five years from inception.

RN Nayak,
Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL)
Head of transmission company with the highest growth network creation (Public Sector)

RN Nayak, is the Chairman and Managing Director of PGCIL. He has introduced many new technologies in the Indian power sector, such as EMS and SCADA Project, -¦ 800 kV HVDC and 1,200 kV UHVAC, Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS), and remote and unmanned operation of EHV sub-stations. He spearheaded the development of a comprehensive plan towards integration of large scale renewable generation into the grid through Green Energy Corridor, which is the first of its kind in the country. Recognising the importance for deployment of smart grid technology in the Indian context, he pioneered the implementation of state-of-the-art smart grid technologies in the transmission and distribution fronts in a holistic way through pilot projects. Towards energy security, he initiated a unique developmental plan to tap solar energy potential in the desserts of India utilising wasteland.

Kailash Tarachandani
Inox Wind
Head of best selling power equipment company (Renewable Energy)

Kailash Tarachandani is a qualified electrical engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur (IIT-K), and holds an MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France. In his earlier assignment, Tarachandani served as CEO of Kenersys India Pvt Ltd. He comes with over 22 years of experience in the fields of strategy management, global project execution, product management, business development; and was instrumental in building organizations, setting up their plants, acquiring technologies and developing their teams.

Tarachandani´s diverse expertise comes from his previous assignments in companies in the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors.

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