At Moser Baer, Mr. Ghei has been instrumental in setting up and heading the HR function for the group, before taking up the current position. Under his able guidance, Moser Baer Clean Energy has achieved the distinction of setting up India’s first 5 MW solar farm. His approach of building large portfolio across States is paying dividends as the company has commissioned 45 MW farms in Gujarat during 2011.
Before Swelect, Mr. Chellappan was with Sri Ramakrishna Steel Industries Limited for 8 years and Ashok Leyland Limited for 5 years.
Mr. Chellappan is an active Senior Member of Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for the last over 19 years, and Chairman of Madras chapter of IEEE’s PELS society. He is also a member of MAIT (Manufacturers’ Associate for Information Technology) as well as a member of the board of studies in the faculty of Electrical Engineering of Anna University, Chennai.
Mr. Chellappan received special achievement award from the Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu for being one of Elite group of ten outstanding entrepreneurs in the field of IT and ITES “TRAIL BLAZERS – PATH FINDERS 2011” and he was awarded the winner of the TiECon Award for “The Entrepreneur of the Year 2013”.
Mr. Sachdev has received several accolades such as Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award (2003 and 2005), Enertia Award (2011), Top SME Entrepreneur Award (2010-2011) and Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2011), Imaan India Gaurav 2013.
Mr. Sachdev is a graduate in Mathematical Statistics and an LLB from Delhi University.
In his over 20 years journey as an entrepreneur, he has been the main driving force behind the Group, seeing it grows from a turnover of few lacs to about 150 Cr as on date. More importantly it was his vision which saw Elcomponics become a pioneer and leader in the wiring harness Industry for Appliance and Electronics.
In the Power sector, Mr. Mehta is credited with various “firsts” in India, i.e the first Coal Supply Agreement with Coal India Limited and the first Coal Transportation Agreement with Railways-Govt. of India a key landmark in the power sector history of India. Mr. Mehta had been previously associated with the Aditya Birla group for about two decades.
A voracious reader, a sportsman and an active socialist, he consciously divides his time into four blocks – career, community, family and self.
He is the inventor of five patented product innovations and processes in this area.
As a professional entrepreneur, since 2003, he is progressively establishing a high quality organization with a vision of “Being the global benchmark for green energy solutions” and mission of “Making the ‘Green Approach’ profitable”. Under his leadership, ACME has steadily evolved as an innovation driven Technology Company with diversified Businesses promoting sustainable growth.
He is the recipient of several eminent awards, distinctions and citations for his indomitable spirit of enterprise and innovation. These include the prestigious Ernst & Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ Award, 2007, in the ‘Start-Up’ category, the renowned V&D100 ‘Technovator of the Year’ Award, 2008 and “Dare” Inspiring Entrepreneurs 2011.
ACME prides itself as a trailblazer in the development of `green technology’. In its last 10 years of existence, ACME launched a slew of innovative, patented, passive infrastructure solutions and has made its mark in TSP services to the telecom industry.
In the power world, ACME has diversified into Solar Thermal & Solar Photovoltaic Power Plants for MW class power solutions and distributed power generation Plants in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Odhisha. ACME solar portfolio comprises of over 197MW Solar Power Projects.