Ganesh Srinivasan as the new CEO of Tata Power Transmission & Distribution Sector
Bengaluru, India – December 05, 2019: Tata Power Transmission and Distribution sector, which is a power distribution company in NCR has chosen Ganesh Srinivasan as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the company. Srinivasan will have a change of ownership from Sanjay Banga who has been raised to the position of President, Transmission & Distribution (T&D) in Tata Power, Mumbai. Banga is set to head all India operations of Tata Power with respect to Transmission and Distribution sector.
“Ganesh Srinivasan has a proven track record and he is a passionate leader. His ability to drive performance and work seamlessly with stakeholders will be valuable for Tata Power-DDL. I am sure that the company will scale new heights
under his leadership", said Praveer Sinha, CEO & MD, Tata Power & Chairman, Tata Power-DDL.
Tata Power-DDL is a Public Private Partnership, joint venture Business, among Tata Power and Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi which issues electricity to a public of over seven million in North Delhi. It is India's largest integrated power company, with an installed electricity generation capacity of 10,577 MW. Ranked 3rd in 2017 Responsible Business Rankings developed by IIM Udaipur, Tata Power became the first Indian firm to ship over 1 GW solar modules. This was in February 2017.
Talking about the joining of Srinivasan, Banga, Sanjay said, “I congratulate Ganesh on his appointment as the CEO of Tata Power-DDL. Ganesh possesses valuable experience and expertise. His illustrious track record and value system make him an ideal choice to lead the company.”
“I am honoured to lead Tata Power-DDL, a trendsetter in the power distribution sector, built and nurtured by pioneering leaders of the power industry. It is one of the most successful cases of public private partnerships which could be replicated across the country. I look forward to working with all our stakeholders and employees to take the company further ahead.” said the newly appointed CEO, Ganesh Srinivasan.
Before moving into the new position Ganesh Srinivasan was Chief Transmission Distribution Mumbai. He has headed Strategy and Corporate Planning division and has been serving Tata Power since 2012. He has an experience of two decades in power utility, infrastructure, product development & manufacturing and automotive sector. He had also experience in heading operational transformation and organisational development. He started his career with Cummins India Limited and has also worked with McKinsey & Company.