Member Governing Council

Mr. Ravi Verma is an accomplished professional with extensive expertise spanning 30 years in Policy Advocacy, Government Relations, and Business Development in diverse sectors. His experience encompasses areas such as Renewables, Thermal Power Plants, Large Scale Steel Plants. He has held pivotal roles in prominent organizations like JSW, ADANI and Welspun Group.
Mr. Verma is a permanent representative in policy forums and industry associations viz. CII, FICCI, ASSOCHAM, USISPF. Furthermore, his distinguished role as a Member of the Governing Council in SPDA for the last 10 years underscores his dedication to the RE sector.
With an educational background in Electrical Engineering, he further fortified his skills by pursuing a Post Graduate Diploma in International Business and LLB.

Praveen Golash

Joint Secretary, SPDA

Praveen Golash is a seasoned professional with 14+ years of experience in power, renewable energy, and allied sectors. In his previous jobs as management consultant, he has worked extensively in areas of Strategy, Policy Advocacy and Regulatory Affairs etc. He has worked closely with variety of stakeholder including Ministries in Govt. of India, State Govts., Central and State PSUs, DISCOMs, Independent Power Producers (IPPs), Renewable Energy Generators, Power Distribution Franchisees, Financial Institutions etc.

The SPDA Industry Development Team

The Industry Development team is a powerhouse of individuals working closely on policy and advocacy work we do on behalf of the solar industry. The team facilitates industry collaboration through directorates, working groups and events. The team keeps our members informed and engaged in our work , contributing positively to the long-term development and growth of the industry.

Mohini Bhadula

Programme Executive

She has an experience of over 8 years in the Solar Sector. A graduate in MA from IGNOU, Delhi. She assists in “It’s inspiring to be part of a community that is committed to having a positive impact on the future of the environment, society and the planet.”

Shipra Arora

Senior Research Associate

An alumnus of TERI School of Advanced Studies, Shipra has more than 5 years of functional experience encompassing roles in market intelligence in Indian renewable energy sector, worked on various research and consulting assignments and digital product development with comprehensive analysis on key market build-out. She has worked with leading companies such as Bridge to India, CEEW, National Institute of Solar Energy and TERI.

Ankit Gupta

Ankit Gupta is a power sector professional with over 11 years of experience in power, renewable energy. He brings in regulatory and policy experience in renewables and power markets. He was previously engaged with CERC, Delhi. He holds BTech in Electrical and Electronics Engg. and MBA in Power Management from NPTI.