Ravikumar Gurumurti is associated with the PV industry for over thirty years beginning his career with the first PV Company, Central Electronics Ltd. in 1982. He worked on Solar Cell R&D and later headed the Quality Assurance Department before moving on to the then largest solar company Siemens Solar. In Siemens, he headed the quality functions and later handled marketing and sales besides the highly acclaimed World Bankâs capacity building initiative to train 200 engineers and 600 technicians over a three year period in collaboration with IIT Madras.
He worked in Shell Solar as Institutional Sales Manager and was instrumental in contributing to the rapid growth of the solar business. He was then associated with Tata BP Solar for four years and handled the Customer Service, Training and also headed the CSR activity under the platform ARUNODAYA spreading awareness on solar energy across the country. Between 2010 and 2013, Ravikumar was engaged with the industry promotion activities of the global industry association SEMI. Currently he runs his own consultancy Quantum Sun offering a range of services to the PV industry.