Rajesh Kulkarni, aged 47 years, comes with a rich experience of 25 years in the Electrical Industry. Currently, engaged as a Director Sales for SolarSquare Energy, one of the leading turnkey Solar EPC players in the country. Prior to this, he worked with Hensel Electric India (a subsidiary of Hensel Germany) for more than 19 years, responsible as the Head - Solar, Head of Product Management, Head of Marketing & Sales in India, UAE, and South Africa.
He is a BIS ( Bureau of Indian Standards) committee member in India for ETD 28 team responsible for Solar PV and is engaged in numerous training programs in India as promoted by popular training organizations such as ADS Projects, GSES, and NCPRE ( National Center for Photovoltaic Research and Education) & US Aid PACE D programs.
He has also been the Chairman of the Curriculum and Content development Committee for the Skill Council for Green Jobs which is under the Aegis of the National Sill Development Corporation of India, initiated by Hon. Prime Minister of India Shri. Narendra Modi.
He has also been the India Regional Manager for ASA ( Architectural Solar Association) for BiPV power projects.
He was also recognized by EQ Magazine, the leading Solar Magazine with " Young Guns in India " award for his contribution to the Indian Solar Industry.
He is specialized in the Safety aspects on the DC side for IEC 60364-7-712 ( Main standard for the installation for Grid-connected PV plants). He has presented these concepts to SEDA – Malaysia, DEWA – Dubai, NISE – India, and various important organizations that are active in policies and regulations in India, UAE, and South Africa