Speaker Details

Deepak Ushadevi

 Deepak Ushadevi
Job Title
Sr. Vice President
Ciel Terre India

Mr Deepak Ushadevi, is one of the first director & Sr VP- Business Unit of CIEL ET TERRE Solar Pvt Ltd, subsidiary of Ciel & Terre international, the global leader in Floating solar having 200+ projects executed in 26 countries and having mfg. lines in 5 continents.
In this current organization, he is developing solar floating market and interacting with SECI, PSU, leading solar EPC & top developers (Solar energy corporation India under ministry of new renewable energy) to provide floating solar guidelines, presentation, know-how, and framing tender specifications to ensure quality and bankable floating projects in India. Already developed a portfolio worth 21 MW floating solar in India in under last 12 months and these floating plants to be powered before Oct 2019, while the total existing capacity in India is under 2 MW currently.

Mr. Deepak is a Seasoned professional with over 15 years of experience in Solar & Semiconductor domain as SME technologist and P&L ownership as BU head.
His core expertise is in new business initiative, Technology introduction & Market development. He was part of the many new technologies launched globally by various leading companies in Solar /Semi domain mainly in IC Chip processor segment, Solar technology, floating solar technology.
He was one among key initial team member in first 300MM wafer fab at Singapore in 2004, top 3 global leader in semiconductor fabs.
He was the Core Member for producing world’s first thin film Single-Junction Solar line in 2008 for US giant Applied Materials, global leader in semi conductor mfg.
He was the Key member for successfully completing FAT for world’s first thin film Tandem Junction, technology line in 2008 (Sun Film, Germany).
He introduced the first floating technology ever with Blow moulding technology in India at CIAL_ Cochin in 2019, for CTSP.

Prior to stint with Ciel Terre, he was associated with Waaree energies for New business initiate and won the first KW project scale floating tender bid in India with NLC tender.
During his 3 years in Solar cell line cSI -Technology segment, he indulged in making Asys & Baccini screen printing technology in Tata Power Solar and key instrumental in120MW cell line modification & expansion. In his 7 years stint with Applied Materials, the market leader in Thin film equipment’s, he focused on developing / commissioning new single Junction & Tandem Junction think film lines in India, Germany, China, Japan, US.
He started his career with Chartered Semiconductor in Singapore now part of Global foundries.

Deepak is a graduate in Multimedia & communication technology-Computer Applications, after graduating from Singapore, did his MBA from Sunstone University with Artificial Intelligence as capstone project & IIM Rohtak certifications.
Internal auditor for integrated management systems, ISO 14001:2004 & BS OHSAS 18001:2007,
Internal Auditor Training Course on Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001:2015 standards), SAP champion - Plant PM modules,