Speaker Details

Deepak Saxena

 Deepak Saxena
Job Title
Head Engineering & Operation
Avaada Power Pvt Limited

Deepak Kumar Saxena received his bachelors degree in electrical engineering in 1986 from Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal & Masters in Business Administration HR in 2003 from IGNOU. He is currently Heading of Engineering, O&M, EHS & Quality department in Avaada Energy Pvt Limited and has been associated with Avaada group earlier Welspun Energy Pvt Limited since 2011. He is known for his profound knowledge in power sector & renewable space. He is having rich experience of more than 32 years in various disciplines like Design, Engineering, Operations, Maintenance and Management. His past associations includes Reliance infrastructure limited (2008-2011) where he was In charge of Extra High Voltage Systems wherein he was responsible for complete conceptualisation, design, Engineering, execution, Testing & commissioning of Extra High Voltage substations & Transmission Lines and prior to that in NTPC for 22 years posted at Korba Super Thermal Power Plant (1986-2008). In NTPC, he had worked in various areas like Generators, Very large rotating machines, Excitation and controls of Generators, Protection systems, Operation and Commissioning, for 500 MW, 200 MW Units, He is an expert in the field of Power systems and controls.