Vikram Solar Limited, a leading solar energy solutions provider, specialising in efficient PV module manufacturing and comprehensive EPC solutions made an announcement that it has appointed Milind Kulkarni as its Chief Technical officer (CTO). The company said that Mr. Kulkarni’s role will be critical in product and technology development and manufacturing as well as design and process development, while supporting the company’s expansion and achieving technological breakthroughs.
He has a wide experience spanning 24 years in the fields of technology development and deployment, product development, application engineering and pre-sales. He also has a rich experience in the renewables sector and is experienced in various leadership roles across semiconductor technology and solar energy. Before joining Vikram Solar, Mr. Kulkarni has served in various leadership roles with different companies like Suzlon Limited, Svagos Technik Inc, GCL Solar Materials, SunEdison and MEMC Electronic Materials.
Vikram Solar Limited’s MD, Gyanesh Chaudhary said – “We are living in an environment and chasing energy goals where constant technological innovation is key for the advancement of the solar energy industry. Dr. Kulkarni’s technological prowess and experience will give a massive boost to the company as we venture into solar-cell manufacturing, backward integration and continue to be among the first to revolutionise solar energy for the nation.”
Mr. Milind Kulkarni commented – “I am pleased to be a part of team Vikram Solar that continues to scale its efforts and commitment towards Atma Nirbhar Bharat tirelessly. I look forward to working with such a committed and dynamic team.”