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 Expert  729592

Expert in Power Distribution Business & Franchisee Operations

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Expert has expertise in power sector, having nearly 30 years of experience in Power Distribution and Power Generation. He was a leader in the success of first Power distribution franchisee (DF) operation in the power sector in India. Business Reengineering, Establishment of call center in Power sector, Better customer care operations, Electricity theft, Revenue Protection & recovery, Energy Audit, Power Reliability, Fleet Management, Complaint Management, Customer care operations, Implementation of Information Technology systems, and IT security are his core areas of expertise.

He was instrumental is initiating computerisation electricity distribution operations in many towns & villages in India. He is the person behind development of "ELINT Power," a total IT solution of power distribution companies to automate their power distribution operation. Elint Power is the web based product , developed based on service orieneted architecture comprising of four major verticals: Customer welcome Metering-Billing-Cash Customer Care Supply Status

He has taken two years of mammoth efforts to develop this product. This product is well tested technically by recognised third party & functionally by energy auditor's association. It is now ready for launch.

Expert is an M. Tech. in Power Engineering. He has received an award from the Institute of Engineers for his reasearch on Heat transfer rate augmentation using a di-electric pole. He is a rank holder from Pune University.

He was a leader in creating an example for the first successful DF operation in India. He has implemented better operating practices, IT systems, efficient processes, economical ways for to reduce the technical & commercial losses, Safety & Security of operating team, automation of processes, decision making tool for management, processes for better customer care. This results in the reduction of break-even period by nearly three years.

He has worked with many top companies including IBM & received many awards for his achievements during his tenure. He has much reach experience in Power Plant Generation. He was instrumental in the first 210MW plant overhauling in Bhusawal, Nasik, Koradi etc. He has worked in most of the areas in power plant i.e. Turbine, Boiler, Ash Handling, Coal handling, etc. He was a team leader in turbine & boiler overhauling & plant operations.


Electrical Distribution Systems Analysis software


power utility resource planning


information technology


information technology management


management decision-making


power distribution


residential power distribution

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1989   M.Tech   Heat Power Engineering,   VRCE, Nagpur University  
1992   PG DCM   Computer Science   Pune University   1st Rank
1980   B.E.   Mechanical   Nagpur University  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2010 to








This company is in product development.

2007 to 2010


IBM India Pvt. Ltd


Energy Utility Industries


General Manager


He was responsible for Sales & Distribution of Energy Utility Industry in India. He was a solution expert & responsible for offering innovative solutions to the private & government utilities. He has participated in technology specs for RAPDRP.

1999 to 2007


Torrent Power Ltd


Information & Technology


Head of IT


IT solutions, Process automation. Planning and budgeting for the enhancement of the organization's IT infrastructure in synergy with its operations' requirements. As project manager, conceptualisation, design, establishing & implementation of the systems. Evaluating technologies and applications to provide state of the art solutions. Developing and deploying analytical tools to measure control and optimize the impact of IT on business processes. Vendor selection to procure IT infrastructure ensuring cost efficiency and long-term post sales support. End-to-end project management and making key decisions. Managing the IT manpower, conceptualising training programs for the IT team and end-users. Technology Leader in evaluating SAP (SAP ISU-CCS) project. Implementation of Information Security policies & preparing organisation for certification. Standardisation of IT infrastructure across organisation.

1980 to 1999


Maharashtra State Electicity Board


Information Technology


Joint Director


Head of software in MSEB. Process automation. Implementation of IT systems in Maharashtra State.

Consulting Services:
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Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Electricity Distribution Franchisee business - Agreement, Operation automation systems, improvement in customer care operations & operational efficiency etc. 200-210 MW coal based thermal power plant operation & maintenance. Electricity distribution system project planning, appraisal and execution. Sales, marketing and solutions is power sector. Feasibility studies, formulation of IT strategies & implementation. Providing end-to-end solution in power utility industries. Contract management. EPC of Call Center. Energy economics and energy efficiency. IT systems competency evaluation, training and change management etc.
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Language Skills:
Foreign Language  

Additional Skills and Services:

Software Quality & Assurance; IBM Global Sales School; IT Security; IBM Storage; E-commerce; SAP; Quick Hits.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Vendor Agreement; Solution stiching & skill management; Vendors evaluation based on background; tripartite agreements; License agreement; Business agreements; Project agreements.

Other Skills and Services

Enterprise Asset management comprising of Power Plant Operation & maintenance, Purchase, Inventory, Human Resource & payroll, Finance. Customer Call Centre. CRM Implementation. Trouble Call Management, Outage Management, Queue management etc. Electricity Billing & accounting. Electricity sales & marketing. Energy accounting & sales gap monitoring system. Optimisation of T & C Losses (commercial & Technical). Electrical network Analysis Systems. Identifying Reliability Indices of power. GIS. SCADA. System for Power Plant optimisation and Fuel accounting. Treasury management. Kiosk & bill payment Terminals. Business Intelligence Systems, Messaging Systems, Intranet. Information Security, Software Quality Control process. Decision Making Systems, Drill Downs, Data warehouse.


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