Mr. Venkata Narayanan is an Alumnus of IIT Madras, India with an experience of more than 25 years in various projects of MNC’s and Indian Corporates. He is a Post Graduate in Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Energy & Environment awarded under the Indo-German Project on “Development of Fluidized Bed Technology” from University of Berlin, Germany.
An alumnus of IIT Madras, India.
Post Graduate in Mechanical Engineering with Specialization in Energy & Environment awarded under an Indo-German Project on “ Development of Fluidized Bed Technology” from University of Berlin, Germany
Management course programmes in leading B-schools Viz., Kellogg School of
Management, USA., Indian School of Business, India.
CEO / Corporate Advisor / Management Consultant for over 25 years for various prestigious projects – MNCs and Indian corporates.
A professionally qualified and highly experienced Management Consultant with extensive knowledge and leadership skills in power and infra sectors.
An effective thinker and go-getter possessing Initiatives, Strategic Planning, Business
Management and Communication Skills.
Self-starter and be able to work effectively in the organization with the ability to manage, change and achieve planned targets.
Widely traveled abroad for various strategic techno-commercial discussions.
Domain Experience (1986-2015)
Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution.
Coal & Gas based Power Projects.
Roads & Highways
New and renewable energy sources Viz. Solar, Wind, Geothermal etc.
Energy Management and energy-saving technologies.
Implementation of green energy Technologies.
Sea Ports and Coal Mining Projects.
Infrastructure and Environment Control projects.
MW Scale Solar Parks
Past Clientele / Association
Vizag Steel Plant – Captive Power Plant
BSES Power (Now, Reliance Power Limited)
Pondicherry Power Corporation Limited
Gujarat Electricity Board
Foster Wheeler, USA
Man B & W, Germany
Zelan Group, Malaysia
Achievements & Positions Held
Instrumental in bringing two mega power projects to Tamil Nadu, India with a total investment of Rs. 8000 Crs(USD 1.4 Billion) during 2007 – 2010, viz.
a) PEL Power Limited, Mumbai
Power Plant of 1200 MW capacity & captive port = Rs.7000 Cr(USD 1.15 Billion)
b) Toshiba – Jindal JV
For Power Plant Equipment manufacture= Rs. 1000 Cr(USD 180 Million)
Successfully conceived and commercialized a 100 MW solar park in the state of Tamil Nadu, India with unique technology and operational features
Prepared a Vision Document on Power Transmission corridor for Energy Dept, Govt. of Tamil Nadu, that would make Tamil Nadu a Role Model State. (2008)
Former Advisor to Hon’ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh during unbundling of Andhra Pradesh state electricity board(APSEB) into three different entities Viz. Generation, Transmission & Distribution.(1999-2001)
Member, Energy Committee, A.P. Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Successfully commercialized fluidized bed cooling Tower for industrial applications.
Former President, Power Plant Developers Association. (1999-2002)
Contributed valuable articles on Environment Control and Renewable Energy Sources to leading National News Papers.
Joint ventures and takeover deals of infra projects for various corporates.
Identified Coal Mines and Coal Producers for various Indian Corporates in Indonesia for joint ventures and takeover. (2007-2010)
Successfully concluded deals including equity participation by foreign EPC contractors and PE investors in the power sector.