Venkat Rajagopalan currently handles PV Module Strategy for Siemens Gamesa globally. He has more than 16 years of experience in the Solar (India) and Semiconductor (US) industries and has trained a number of his industry colleagues on PV Module Technology. Venkat brings Developer (SunEdison, Greenko), EPC (Siemens Gamesa), Inspection & Testing (PI Berlin) and O&M perspective to PV Modules. He is a Module Quality Expert, having conducted multiple GWs of Factory audits and Inspections of suppliers in India and China. With an Academic background in Chemical Engineering, Venkat holds dual Master's degrees in Microelectronics and in Management from the US. He is also a Certified Product Manager (CPM).