Managing Director (MD)
Lt Col Monish Ahuja (Retd.) is currently the Managing Director of Punjab Renewable Energy Systems Private Limited(PRESPL). He is an alumnus of the prestigious National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla, Pune. Post Graduate (M. Tech) in Nuclear Technology from Bhabha Atomic Research Centre in 2006. Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) in Mechanical Engineering from JNU in 2002, Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) from JNU in 1994. He is known in the Biomass fraternity as a dedicated and knowledgeable leader. He is bestowed with the “Biomass Energy Man of the Year Award”,2013 and has numerous other awards to his credit; the most recent being Mission Innovation National Champion 2019.
Chief Technical Officer (CTO)
Col Sumeet joined PRESPL as Chief Technical Officer in Feb 2019. A veteran of the Kargil War and numerous Counter Insurgency Operations, he has immense expertise in Operations & Project Management. Some of these operations/projects have been executed in the most difficult terrains in the world over a career spanning 24 years in the Army, Defence Research & Development Organisation and the RE sector. An NDA Alumni & B.Tech from JNU, he has experience of managing high value Strategic Defence Projects while serving with the DRDO. He has certification in Defence & Strategic Studies, Senior Level Defence Management, Quality Management and Assurance and NABET Accredited Internal Auditor Training Course on Environmental, Health and Safety Statutory Compliance, CII. Awarded Sena Medal (Gallantry) by the President of India for exceptional courage in eliminating hardcore terrorists and also awarded Mention-in-Despatches, in addition to being awarded Wound Medal.
Chief Strategy and Business Officer
Chandan Goswami has joined PRESPL as the Chief Strategy and Business Officer. He has a rich experience of over 18 years in Corporate lending, Corporate Finance and Investment banking with Indian and MNC banks like HDFC Bank, BNP Paribas, Natixis, etc. He has led several marquee transactions including acquisition financing, Aircraft and Ship financing, Reserve Based Lending, Project Finance, Structured Trade Finance, etc , and managed the key corporate relationships for these institutions in India and African markets. He has been involved with several large EPC players in India and Africa advising them on business, collaborations and financing. In his last assignment, he was the Head Treasury at Sterling and Wilson, Shapoorji Pallonji group managing the Corporate finance function and several cross functional leadership assignments. His experience of driving businesses independently, involvement in country strategies and working closely with corporate houses advising them on achieving their business, strategic and financial objectives assists in driving the growth of PRESPL.