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Mr Vivek Sridhar

Vivek Sridhar

Mr Vivek Sridhar

Speaker at the WFL serie

Vivek Sridhar is a dynamic entrepreneur who has carved a niche for himself in the Clean Technology sector. Armed with a Masters in Renewable Energy and Management Engineering from Stanford University, Vivek's educational background showcases his commitment to sustainable and eco-friendly practices.

His journey began with an undergraduate degree in Metallurgy and Materials Science from the National Institute of Technology, Trichy. After completing his education, Vivek ventured into the corporate world and gained valuable experience working with BGR Energy Systems Limited. During his tenure from September 2011 to March 2013, he played a pivotal role in the company's Solar initiative. This involved spearheading Business Development, identifying and establishing technology partnerships, and overseeing the financial aspects of the projects. BGR Energy Systems, a billion-dollar company at the time, focused on providing products and services for Thermal Power Plants in the Power sector.

Driven by a desire to contribute to the growth of Clean Technology in India, Vivek joined the Ritechoice group of companies. Currently serving as the CEO of Shiroi Energy, a renewable energy concern founded in 2013 under the Ritechoice umbrella, Vivek has been instrumental in establishing the company as a key player in the Solar industry.

Shiroi Energy, under Vivek's leadership, offers comprehensive solutions for solar energy needs. From project analysis and Detailed Project Report preparation to specification development, system and size design, procurement and negotiation, project management, and implementation, the company provides end-to-end services. Notably, Shiroi Energy has successfully completed over 20 MW of rooftop installations across 200 projects and is currently working on its first ground mount plant with a capacity of 24 MW.

Vivek Sridhar's journey reflects a commitment to clean and sustainable energy practices, and his leadership at Shiroi Energy signifies a dedication to driving positive change in the renewable energy landscape.