Sunil Gupta is the Regional Head, Southeast Asia and South Asia at Vena Energy, Asia-Pacific’s largest renewable energy Independent Power Producer (IPP). In this role, Sunil works in close proximity with the country-heads, and oversees the region’s business development, investment, construction and operation of all renewable assets in India, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines.
A veteran with more than two decades of experience with disruptive solutions and business models in semiconductors, electronics, the Internet and energy, Sunil developed renewable energy strategy at Sembcorp Industries in 2015 and grew the business to 2,600MW across five countries by end of 2018.
Prior to his current role Sunil was global head of cleantech banking at Standard Chartered and global head of technology and global cleantech research at Morgan Stanley. During his term, Sunil steered these institutions to win many prestigious industry awards. He has had a first-hand experience of participating in the emergence of cleantech companies in Asia, Europe and the US.
Over last 15 years he has led numerous capital markets, project financing and structured credit solutions for Cleantech and renewable companies in multiple regulatory and financial markets. A firm believer in renewable energy, Sunil has extensively engaged with regulators for structuring and formulating renewable energy policies.
Sunil earned B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, both in India.
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