Chief Executive and Managing Director
Mr. Chalamalasetty had an extended entrepreneurial career during which he was involved in evolving startup businesses in Information Technology, Infrastructure and Environmental sectors in the United Kingdom and India. Mr. Chalamalasetty is experienced in mergers and acquisitions, transition and project management with a successful track record of managing operations involving large remote teams. He co-founded and developed the Company with Mahesh Kolli in 2004 and incorporated it in early-2006 to raise funds for financing early operations. He is responsible for effectively implementing the strategic business road map of the Company. Mr. Chalamalasetty is a graduate in Computer Science and holds a Masters from North West Universit.
President and Joint Managing Director
Mahesh started his career in the energy sector and went on to build his entrepreneurial interests in Information Technology and Environmental space. His entrepreneur journey started with an environmental solutions company focused on technology transfer from developed markets to India. He co-founded Greenko Group along with Mr Anil Chalamalasetty in 2006. Within Greenko, he is responsible for driving the vision, business development and new project initiatives of the Group. Mahesh is a regular speaker at Carbon Market & Clean Energy conferences around the world and is a graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Karnataka, India.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Vasudeva Rao Kaipa Joined the Board in Feb 2012. Prior to Greenko, he was an Executive Director for XL Energy Ltd (from 2005) which has diversifed interests including signifcant solar power operations and organized its IPO to the Indian Stock Exchange in 2006. He also served on the Board of Directors of GSS America Infotech Ltd, a Software Services Company which he advised and helped organize its IPO and NEST Ltd. Vasu also served as an Executive Director at Goldstone Technologies Ltd and also worked for Kirloskar Electric, in a number of key fnance roles.
Chief Compliance Officer
Mr. Purushotham is the company secretary for the Group and heads legal, compliance and commercials functions of the company. He has over 30 years of experience in Energy and manufacturing sector including Coal India, as senior member of the Institute of Costs and Works Accountants of India (FICWA) & Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ACS), with bachelor degrees in Commerce (B.Com) and Law (B.L). He is also qualified in the CPA exams conducted by AICPA, USA. Mr. Purushotham leads PPA discussions with utilities, regulatory and commercial consumers and heads risk management functions.
Mr. Naredla Venugopala Rao, former CEO of Reliance Power, a power-sector professional. He has more than 36 years of experience in senior positions like CEO, CFO with Reliance Power, Lanco Group and NTPC. At Greenko he heads project management and asset management.
Chief Operating Officer – Organization Development
Mr. Dandamudi has over 25 years of experience in leadership positions at various organizations including AT&T, Cable & Wireless and Motorola. At Greenko he leads Greenko’s transformation initiatives, Sustainability, Integrated Reporting System, Greenko Integrated Management Systems, HR Strategy and Technology Initiatives.