Power People | November 2014
Indiabulls Power Limited appoints Jayant Kawale as Managing Director
Jayant Kawale has been appointed as the Managing Director of Indiabulls Power Ltd. Kawale is an ex-IAS Officer of the 1981 batch of Maharashtra cadre with extensive leadership experience in the power sector. He headed the Maharashtra State Electricity Board, then the largest vertically integrated utility in the country, with exposure to generation, transmission and distribution, and also served as Secretary, Energy, in the Government of Maharashtra and as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Power, Government of India. In 2009, Kawale made a diagonal change in his career and joined the private sector as CEO (Energy Development) in Bharat Forge. Prior to joining IndiaBulls, he was with Jindal Power Limited as Managing Director. He is 58 years old.