He is an inspiring leader who continues to carve a niche for himself with his trailblazing career. He is the force behind SAEL’s dominance in the agro-energy space. Awarded at several prestigious platforms for his business acumen, his pioneering work has led to the diversification of the company’s business and launched several verticals in rice, rice by-products, solvent extraction, power, etc. He has extensive experience in the field of agro-based industries and Infrastructure Development and looking after overall operation of the Company. He is the Chairman of Bioenergy Committee of FICCI.
Sukhbir Singh Awla
He is the leading force in the development, diversification and expansion of the business. A dynamic business leader, he has never been swayed from a course of action best suited to the growth of the company, and his vision has paved the way for sustainable growth. He has led numerous important innovations since the inception of the company that catapulted SAEL to greater heights. He is also responsible for the overall implementation of the Renewable Power Plant and looking after the operation of Ghazipur and Shahjahanpur Unit of the company.
A commerce graduate from DU, he is part of the promoter family. He is young and dynamic and aspires to bring transformational improvements in all the business operations and processes in the company and has accomplished significant steps in the direction. Highly ambitious, yet very humble, he believes in getting to the roots of all the business aspects/issues and taking it to logical conclusions through a participative approach.
He is a Chartered Accountant with more than 30 years of experience in managing financial, corporate & business affairs of diversified Indian & foreign companies spanning across steel, heavy engineering, industrial gas, etc. He's led the finance operations of very large MNCs and domestic companies encompassing critical functions like strategic planning, financial modelling and budgeting, acquisitions, fundraising, investor relations, treasury and risk management, tax planning, ERP system implementation, etc.
He completed his Post graduation in International Trade and Marketing from the Indian Institute of Foreign trade at New Delhi. He brings with him 25 years of professional experience in International Marketing, Branding and Trading of Various Agro Commodities. He has worked with many multinational corporations all over the world. His Last assignment was being the CEO of A United States Of America Listed NYSE Company.
COO - Agro
He is a Mechanical Engineer from MACT Bhopal University and Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management & Industrial Relation. He has more than 45 years of experience in various industries mainly in Project, Design and Operation. He has worked with reputed organisations such as Engineers India Limited, Pfizer, Nestle, Dalmia Industries and KRBL Limited.
COO - Solar Power
He is a B-Tech (Electronics), MBA (Sales & Mkt) under his belt and has more than 25 years of experience in Solar Business at various Government & corporate companies. He has handled Sr. management roles at leading solar companies like CEL, Tata BP Solar, SHARP, Japan, Schueco Germany, Jakson Engineer, Fedders Lloyd etc.
Ved Ratna Sinha
COO - Biomass Power
He is a Certified Energy Auditor from BEE, Power Engineer from NPTI, Mechanical Engineer from NIIT. He has a rich experience of over 23 years predominantly in managing the areas of Erection, Commissioning, Upgradation, Operations & Maintenance of Power Plant, Utilities, and Environment Systems in diverse companies PAN India. He was Board Member of Boiler Examination Board of Government of Punjab.