Saibaba Vutukuri takes over as new CEO of Vikram Solar

Ankur Bhattacharya

Kolkata, 5 February : Renewable energy sector veteran Saibaba Vutukuri today took over as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vikram Solar, India’s leading module manufacturers and a prominent rooftop solar solutions provider.
As the announcement comes in at an important juncture, marking the next phase of growth at Vikram Solar,
Gyanesh Chaudhary will retain his position as the Managing Director of the company.
With Vutukuri’s appointment, Gyanesh Chaudhary will take on a more strategic role involving portfolio diversification, key strategic initiatives and future ventures, company sources informed here this afternoon.
A post-graduate in International Business (MBA) from Copenhagen Business School, Vutukuri has over 3 decades of industry experience, with more than two decades spent in the wind and solar sector.
Besides serving as the President and CEO- Diversification of BSE listed Inox Wind Limited in his last assignment, Vutukuri has previously held leadership positions in several organizations including as India Business Head of Suzlon Energy, among others .
Speaking after his new appointment Vutukuri described Vikram Solar as a remarkable company with a long history of out performance and creating innovative products. ‘I’m looking forward to working with an exceptional group of leaders over the coming years to continue to transform Vikram Solar”, he said