OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Our ambitious & independent management team is qualified to create an inspiring vision for all stakeholders including our investors and employees.

Harsh Shah

Chief Executive Officer and Whole-time Director

Harsh Shah

Chief Executive Officer and Whole-time Director

Mr. Harsh Shah has extensive experience in infrastructure sector across bidding, financing, operations, mergers and acquisitions and regulatory policy. He was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and Wholetime Director with effect from August 1, 2018. He was instrumental in setting up IndiGrid, India’s first infrastructure investment trust in the power transmission sector. He is also a member of the SEBI Advisory Committee for InvITs and REITs. Previously, he served as the Chief Financial Officer of SPTL. Prior to joining Sterlite, he has worked with Larsen & Toubro Limited, L&T Infrastructure Finance Company Limited and Procter & Gamble International Operations Pte. Limited. He holds a master’s degree in business administration from National University of Singapore and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Nirma Institute of Technology, Gujarat University.

Jyoti Kumar Agarwal

Chief Financial Officer

Jyoti Kumar Agarwal

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Jyoti Kumar Agarwal was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of the Investment Manager on November 3, 2020. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Calcutta and has been awarded the post graduate diploma in management from the Indian Institute of Management at Calcutta. He is a chartered accountant and has cleared all three levels of CFA from the CFA Institute, USA. He has experience in managing multi-dimensional responsibilities across Corporate Finance, Strategy, M&A, Treasury, Accounting, Tax, Commercial, Secretarial, Legal & Investor Relations functions.

Meghana Pandit

Chief Investment Officer

Meghana Pandit

Chief Investment Officer

Ms. Meghana Pandit is the Chief Investment Officer of the Investment Manager. She holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce and a master’s degree management studies from the University of Mumbai, has cleared all three levels of CFA, CFA Institute (US) and a post graduate diploma in financial analysis from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India. She has over 15 years of experience in investment banking, covering the infrastructure sector across private equity transactions, mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, qualified institutional placements and infrastructure investment trusts, in sub-sectors such as roads, airports, renewable power, thermal power, ports and real estate. She has previously worked in Essar Steel Limited, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services India Private Limited and IDFC Bank.

Satish Talmale

Chief Operating Officer

Satish Talmale

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Satish Talmale is the Chief Operating Officer of the Investment Manager. He has diverse expertise over 22 years largely in power generation in Thermal (majorly Gas), Renewables and now in Transmission sector. He has gained diversified strategic and operational experience in P&L Management, Business Transformation, Portfolio Risk Management, Services Operations, Project Management, Sales/Commercial Operations and hands-on with EPC/O&M services. He has demonstrated strong expertise in continuous improvements to unlock the value of assets. He has previously worked with Ingersoll Rand as Services Director (MEIA) and prior to that he worked with GE Power (including BHEL-GE JV) for ~14 years in various capacities in engineering, sales, commercial and services including asset management of wind assets across South Asia. He started his career with Larsen & Toubro Limited in Power division and holds B.E (Mechanical) engineering degree along with executive MBA from IIM-Calcutta.

Bigyan Parija

Chief Design Officer

Bigyan Parija

Chief Design Officer

Mr. Bigyan Parija is the Chief Design Officer of the Investment Manager. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Utkal University. He has over 20 years of experience in design and engineering, project management and business acquisition in the power transmission sector. Prior to joining IndiGrid, he was the Senior Vice President – Engineering & Routing of SPGVL.

Divya Bedi Verma

Deputy CFO

Divya Bedi Verma

Deputy CFO

Ms. Divya Bedi Verma is the Deputy Chief Financial Officer of the Investment Manager. She holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Delhi University and is a qualified chartered accountant. She has over 22 years of extensive experience in field of business partnership, managing finance operations, FP&A, ERP system implementation, & change management. She has worked in a global multi cultural environment across the manufacturing, publishing and infrastructure industries. She has previously worked with Imaje India Private Limited, Elsevier, ATS Infrastructure Limited and Sterlite Power.

Kundan Kishore

Head – Human Resources

Kundan Kishore

Head – Human Resources

Mr. Kundan Kishore is the Head – Human Resources of the Investment Manager. He has over 11 years of experience across different human resources functions. He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering (Electrical Engineering) from Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal and has completed the two-year (full-time) post graduate diploma in management (human resource) in 2009 from the International Management Institute. He has previously worked with Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd., KEC International Limited and TransUnion CIBIL Limited.

Swapnil Patil

Company Secretary & Compliance Officer

Swapnil Patil

Company Secretary & Compliance Officer

Mr. Swapnil Patil was appointed the Company Secretary on April 23, 2017. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce and master’s degree in law from University of Pune. He is also an associate member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has previously worked with Tata Motors Limited, Sterlite Technologies Limited and Sterlite Power Transmission Limited. He has several years of experience in statutory compliances, mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, governance, corporate codes and policies, compliance management, fund raising, regulatory liaising, investor relations, litigation and all aspects of Mr. Swapnil Patil secretarial function.