Mr. Piyushkumar Thumar is one the youngest Global Solar Leaders. He is amongst India’s leading environmentalist and technocrat known for his social and environmental concerns.
He is an alumni of Dr. J.N. Mehta Government Polytechnic of Amreli, Gujarat. From his deep-learning in Electricals, he got hands-on experience in implementing solar energy projects. Since then, he has been advising renowned National and Multinational Companies and mentoring start-ups in the solar sector.
He has worked extensively for wide spreading solar penetration and sustainable growth, not only with the Government but also with the Corporate sector. Today, he continues to work in the policy advocacy and supporting environmental activities in India and around in the world.
Mr. D.B. Thumar is a Graduate Civil Engineer from Gujarat Technological University. He is appointed as an Executive Director of the Company.
He has earned nearly 18 years of professional experience in different arenas of Civil Construction and Government Tendering. He has 5 years of experience in highway projects funded by the World Bank, the ADB and NHAI in India which were implemented under FIDIC contract conditions.
He is thoroughly familiar with relevant standards, specifications, contract procedures, designs and quality control etc. He has good experience in understanding and implementing the environmental Litigation measures on projects of this dimension and type.
Mr. M Satya Venkata Chalapathi, aged 47 years, holds a Degree in Diploma in Metallurgical Engineering and MSc Masters in International Securities, Investments and Banking from ICMA Centre, University of Reading, UK. He is appointed as an Independent Director in the company.
He has earned nearly 23 Years of professional experience. He has excellent analytical, planning and organizational skills with a very proactive approach for achieving Organizational objectives. He has considerable experience in people management, mentoring and performance appraisal systems.
He is certified in Cost and Works Accountant from Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (ICWAI). His major fields of interest and exposure is in Financial Engineering, Market Risk, Credit Risk, Volatility Analysis, Risk Management & Control and Foreign Exchange & Money Markets.
Mr. Phoolkumar Saluja is aChartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB). He has more than 40 years of professional experience in the banking sector.
He was Nominee Director on the Board of Nainital Almora Kshetriya Gramin Bank during 2007-08. Apart from being a banker, has also served to Debts Recovery Tribunal (Ministry of Finance) as Registrar. Before his superannuation retirement in May 2014, he was last posted as Asst General Manager, Delhi Region, Bank of Baroda.
He is also a certified Meditation Trainer from Heartfulness Institute and has been imparting free of cost lectures and meditation training to Schools, Colleges and Corporates.
Mrs. Jagrutiben Rameshbhai Joshi, holds a Bachelor Degree in Arts and has been appointed as Non Executive Director in the company. She is been part of numerous Social Activities working towards elevation of Working Women in society and Child Rights for education, nutrition and opportunities .
She is an active member of SEWA (Self Employed Women Association), a trade union for self employed women, where she works for the rights of low-income, independently-employed female workers.
Over the years, she has continually worked on developing global corporate governance reform tools to help implement best practices. At Bright Solar, she looks after the Anti Harassment and CSR Committee of the Company.