Electric power generation through solar energy and EPC business
A serial entrepreneur, Mr. Mittal’s strengths lie in envisioning and implementing large sized complex projects and building up global organizations. His strong emphasis on generating clean energy led to the creation of Avaada.
As Welspun Energy’s Founder and Managing Director, he had built India’s largest solar portfolio of ~1 GW capacities, thereby creating enormous value for stakeholders and investors and he successfully exited the venture with a sale to Tata Power.
An alumnus of Harvard Business School, he is on B20’s taskforce for financing growth and infrastructure and is also a member of its cross thematic group called anti-corruption and responsible business conduct.
He is also the Chairman of Solar Energy Task Force. He was twice recognised as the ‘Solar Man of the Year’ in 2014 and 2012.
As a Vice Chairperson of Avaada Group, Mrs. Mittal is responsible for strategy and leadership development. Apart from her business responsibilities, she is keenly involved in the company's sustainability endeavour.
She started her career by working with a $500mn private equity fund and then proceeding to be an entrepreneur.
She was instrumental in setting up Welspun Energy’s initial solar portfolio, at a time when few companies were in the business.
She spearheaded equity fund raising by bringing on board institutional investors like ADB, DEG and GE. Thereafter, she successfully handled the sale of the organisation’s ~1140 MW renewable portfolio to Tata Power.
Mr. Nair is a dynamic personality who is known to lead his team and the organization from the frontlines. An electrical engineer from Kerala University, he is strongly grounded in different aspects of the energy business - project management, strategic business planning and business development.
As the Chief Operating Officer of Avaada Group, he is responsible for business strategy, business development, EPC & project management.
During his tenure with Welspun Energy, he was responsible for developing over ~1 GW of renewable projects. With over 33 years of experience, he has global exposure in planning, monitoring and executing projects with leading companies such as NTPC, Bechtel and Reliance Power.
He is a prolific speaker in the field of renewable energy.
Mr. Worawat is Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering), Chulalongkorn University and Master of Business Administration, Thammasart University.
Mr. Worawat is the Senior Executive Vice President of Innovation and Digital at PTT Public Company Limited (PTT). Aiming to find and build a new S-curve for the country’s largest conglomerate, he directs PTT’s new energy and digital transformation initiatives, including the future of electricity value chain, robotic and artificial intelligence, and PTT Express Solutions (ExpresSo).
Mr. Worawat spearheaded a rapid expansion of PTT Group’s petrochemical businesses, executing major M&A transactions and forming joint ventures with international partners. While serving as an executive for PTT’s Downstream Business, he led the efforts to establish PTT MCC Biochem Co., Ltd, a partnership between PTT and Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) that has successfully built the world’s first biodegradable polybutylene succinate plant. In addition to his leadership in driving innovation, Worawat also serves on the boards of IRPC Public Company Limited and PTT Energy Solutions Company Limited.
Ms. Rosaya Teinwan is a Doctor of Business Administration, King Mongkut's University of Technology North Bangkok and Master of Business Administration, Rangsit University Bachelor of Engineering (Electronic Engineering), Kasetsart University
She is an Executive Vice President-Business Development at Global Power Synergy PCL, a Managing Director at PTT Green Energy Netherlands Cooperatief U.A and an Executive Vice President at PTT Public Co., Ltd. She is on the Board of Directors at 24M Technologies, Inc., Combined Heat & Power Producing Co. Ltd., Global Renewable Power Co. Ltd., IRPC Clean Power Co. Ltd., Siam Solar Energy 1 Co. Ltd. and Thai Solar Renewable Co. Ltd. Ms. Teinwan was previously employed as a Non-Executive Director by Sakari Resources Ltd., a President by PTT Energy Resources Co. Ltd., and a Managing Director by PTT Green Energy Pte Ltd.