MD and CEO Ayana Renewable Power
Shivanand Nimbargi is MD and CEO of Ayana Renewable Power, one of
India’s largest renewable energy companies. He is an industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience spanning the energy, transport and infrastructure sectors.
Prior to Ayana, Shivanand has been at the helm of affairs as MD at the world’s largest public private partnership project in the metro sector, L&T Metro Hyderabad, winning many an accolade. Between 2011 and 2016, he served as CEO of Green Infra Ltd (GIL), a renewable energy platform backed by IDFC, created to add 5 GW of renewable energy capacity pan India by 2015.
Shivanand started his career with Babcock & Wilcox (now part of Alstom). There, he worked across functions spanning erection, commissioning, sales, supply chain, quality and project management, setting up new business lines and also managed global product lines of Coal Mills. Shivanand is the Chair FICCI Renewable Energy CEO Council and also the co chair of Renewable Energy Council, CII Godrej GBC.
He is a graduate of Mechanical Engineering and has pursued Advance Management Program at INSEAD.