MRS. DEBARATI BASU
Mrs. Debarati Basu
Head, Eastern Region
Mrs. Debarati Basu is a Technology and Management Professional in Power Sector with over 29years’ of experience, with verifiable contribution towards Reforms, expansion, modernization and automation of Transmission & Distribution System in the country’s oldest Power Sector Utility her erstwhile organization. She has worked as a strategic planner with expertise in analyzing existing systems procedures & techno-commercial feasibility of EH, HV and LV T&D system covering analysis.
She has exposure of working in various software applications in Power System like Power System Analysis and Studies, GIS, SCADA, ERP- Oracle (APPS). She is a keen analyst with exceptional team building, relationship management & negotiation Skills. She has proven her abilities in liaising with Government Bodies and currently she heads the execution of the RAPDRP projects across 14 states and is working in several PSS projects in the Eastern Region.
MR. GIRI PRATHIVADI
Mr. Giri Prathivadi
Chief Technical Officer, Software
Over 25 years in the technology industry, he has involved in developing large scale enterprise solutions for various industry segments like Telecom, Power Transmission and Distribution Companies, FMCG companies, Educational Institutions, Internet Data Centres and Media & Entertainment Industries and Printing & Personal Systems,. During this period, he has the opportunity to do business in USA, Europe, UK, Brazil, Mexico, UAE, West Africa, India, China, Philippines and Australia.
Co-founded “EAFT Technologies India Pvt Ltd” an Enterprise Mobility Solutions company where he developed technology solutions for various verticals and deployed them around the world. As CTO, he was responsible for defining the product roadmap, technology roadmap and drive sales for the company in the area of Enterprise Mobility Solutions.
His passion is to innovate technology enabled solutions that would bring a positive impact on millions of people. His key focus area has been defining Man-Machine Interfaces which are easy to use and highly economical for low cost markets. His current interests are in the areas of Smart Grid – Smart Connected Homes Solutions (Next Generation Utility Services Management Platforms) and Connected Remote Healthcare.
MRS. VEENA R J
Mrs. Veena R.J
Head, Software Department
Mrs. Veena R.J, with over 18 years of industry experience is one among the top senior members when it comes to technical stream who also heads the development of company’s flagship product development team, has completed her Masters in Power Systems Engineering. She serves in the capacity of General Manager, Software and is also a core member of top management group. She is an expert in application design and development with specialization in products for electrical power system domain. Her key strengths includes, project management, software release management, rapid application prototyping, PoCs for pre-sales / production, core algorithm development, user interface design, design and development of complex database, testing and certification for production release, team building and training.
MR. VENKATESH H R
Mr. Venkatesh H R
Head, Business Development
Mr. Venkatesh H.R, heads Business development division of PRDC® as General Manager and is a core member of the top management group of the company. He has experience of over 14 years spread across the key business area of organization – power system consulting, solution design of hardware, software & embedded system solutions sales & marketing, customer relations and payment collection. His Masters in Power System Engineering has added more flavor to his career, apart from his wide knowledge and experience in power consultancy and software.
His career in PRDC® has given him extensive experience with in business development, product, consulting & solution selling, which has won recognition and accolades from customer & the management. He has extensively traveled across the globe for business development and technical discussions. He is supported with a panel of eminent senior consultants & technical goliaths’ and leads teams working for diverse clienteles globally. . He is one among the key contributors at PRDC® in winning business and steering the organization to achieve its goal.
MR. SURENDRA KUMAR ROUT
Mr. Surendra Kumar Rout
Mr. Surendra Kumar Rout is Chief Operations Officer, Odisha Branch office having 25 years of rich experience in General, Distribution &Transmission segments. Apart from his Masters in Power Systems & Control, he is a member of IEEEPES, and has couple of other credits like holding the Membership of illuminating Engineering society of North America and a Certified Energy Manager from bureau of Energy efficiency, Government of India. He is expertise in distribution sector, energy audit, SCADA, Project execution & other fields of Power management.
MR. GURUCHARAN DAS
Mr. Gurucharan Das
DGM, Power Systems
T. Guru Charan Das with an Electrical Engineering degree began his career with a role in power plant operation and maintenance. Later he moved to Energy management cell, Business Process reengineering and other plant related projects. In his first 9 years of experience he gained insights into power generation, distribution and utilization in Cement plants, Fertilizer plants, PVC plants, Textile plants, Sugar plants, Distilleries and other chemical processes and industries.
In his 19 years of experience, he has involved in technical, commercial and project management aspects of the Power projects and was responsible for completion from concept to testing and commissioning. His areas of interests are Power Plant engineering, Energy management, Industrial plants and their related issues with Electrical Power Systems’ application and operation.
MR. JANARADHAN S
Mr. JANARDHANA S
Vice President – International Marketing
Janardhana S is the Vice President – International Marketing at PRDC, holding a Master‘s degree in Engineering Management as well as in Information’s Technology.
The 28 years of his rich experience spreads across Electrical & Electronics engineering domain, related to Academics, Product development, Process engineering, Supply chain management and Customer Support in the Marketing management.
Janardhana was mainly involved in techno-commercial activities, supplier development, in the Asia Pacific region and travelled extensively in those regions. He was responsible for complete supply chain activity for High Density Interconnect products, Quality Management, Product development and as well as R&D, Customer support for the electro-mechanical equipment’s and electronic components.
His areas of interest are in energy management system, smart meter Infrastructure, smart grid, Feeder Analysis for demand side management. Currently he is pursuing his Doctorate (PhD) in the smart meter infrastructure environment. He is an author to two of his technical papers in the smart meters areas. With his good contacts and market-knowhow, he is heading the International Marketing (East – Asia) wing.
MR. SHREEKANTHA N
Mr. Shreekantha N
Head, Finance & Accounts
Mr. N Shreekantha, a Cost And Management Accountant has 25 years of rich experience in the sectors of Manufacturing and Information Technology, Foreign Exchange, Mining, Health care services. He currently heads entire finance operations precisely in the areas of Corporate Finance, Banking and Treasury operations, Accounting, Auditing, Taxation, Planning, Budgeting and MIS reports.
As a member of Management Review Committee, Mr. Shreekantha is involved in monitoring the fund position of the company with proper collection plan. He is closely involved in finalizing the accounting activities with statutory compliances apart from monitoring the performance of the organization with good Management Information System. As a team leader developed effective accounting team in the organization.
MR. SOMNATH GUHA
Mr. Somnath Guha
DGM & Head, Embedded Solutions
Mr. Somnath with his out of the box thinking and creativity in providing product design and solutions, has carved his name with several clients of repute. His sound business knowledge with the blend of strong technical acumen has catalyzed the growth of the Embedded department. He has initiated several new innovative products which were acclaimed across the verticals. With an overall 13 years of experience he brings in extra ordinary team building capabilities and leadership qualities. He is one of the key contributors in PRDC® whose timely inputs make the difference in winning orders. He is in-charge of the Power System Simulators and SCADA implementation wing of PRDC®.