Deepesh Nanda has a career spanning 28 years in the energy industry. Currently, he serves as the President of Renewables at Tata Power and Managing Director & CEO at Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL).Before his engagement with the Tata Group, Deepesh led General Electric's (GE) Gas Power business for South Asia, where he played a crucial role in implementing strategic initiatives to provide efficient and reliable power solutions. During his tenure at GE, Deepesh held leadership responsibilities for the Gas Power business in South Asia and oversaw the Aero Derivative business in Asia. In these capacities, he led teams specializing in open cycle and combined cycle power plants, managing various tasks, from equipment supply to turnkey solutions and comprehensive servicing of gas turbines and associated power plant equipment.
Additionally, he actively participated in project development as an equity participant and facilitated debt financing. Deepesh Nanda's extensive experience extends beyond GE, as he has made significant contributions to companies like Flowserve, Tyco, and GE. Throughout his career, he has held pivotal positions, including those in General Management as a P&L leader, CEO, and President for South Asia and Asia, respectively.
Mr. Nanda holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from The Open University Business School in the UK, with a focus on Strategy, Marketing, Organization, Finance, and Creativity. He also completed an Executive MBA sponsored by the Sanmar Group. He earned a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical & Production Engineering with Distinction from Annamalai University, which laid the foundation for his career. His schooling at St. Bede's Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School in India. Notably, Nanda's contributions to his alma mater, Annamalai University, were recognized with the 'Distinguished Alumnus Award' in January 2012. His exceptional achievements and contributions to the field of energy have established him as a standout leader in the energy sector.