Speaker Details

Umakant Shende

 Umakant Shende
Job Title
Country Head (India)
Cleantech Solar

Umakant is a Business and Operations Management executive with over 30 years of rich experience in various capacities, namely general management, corporate development, product development, business operations and asset management. He is currently Country Head (India) at Cleantech Solar, wherein he drives delivery, growth initiatives and leads the company's global solar business, along with overseeing development, implementation and compliance with company policies, management plans and manuals from a technical perspective.

Previously, he has developed and maintained assets of over 400+ MW in his capacity as COO /CEO of Cleanmax Solar, whilst transforming a start-up into a leading solar installer.

He is a Project Management Professional (PMP)®, certified from PMI USA and has a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from NMIS, Mumbai (2006). Umakant also has a Bachelors in Electronics and Industrial Engineering (1988).