Board Of Directors

Prof S L Rao

Prof S L Rao is known for applying macro economic trends to the enterprise, strategy, marketing management, human resource development and integrated performance analysis of enterprises. A manager and economist, he worked for 28 years in marketing and general management positions in Levers in India and U.K., Warner-Hindustan and Beardsell, six years as Director-General, National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) and was the first Chairman of the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission. He has written 12 books, many papers and articles.

Presently, Board member of Honeywell Automation India Limited, Pune, Kanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd, Reliance Energy Limited (BSES), Synergy (Global) India Private Limited, Reliance Natural Resources Ltd, Reliance Power Ltd, Rain CII Carbon (INDIA) Limited.

PJ Mehta

PJ Mehta has over 40 years experience in the engineering & construction, steel, petrochemicals & power sectors. He is a consultant in the fields of project development (Private Power - IPPs & CPPs), entry-strategy, corporate affairs involving Govt. interface in core / infrastructure sectors of the Indian economy since 1997. Prior to that, he worked for over 30 years for India's premier engineering and construction company Larsen & Toubro in various capacities (last post held of VP - Corporate Affairs & Power Projects Development). He has also served on the Board of Directors of L&T-Sargent & Lundy Limited, Eastern Generation Ltd (UK's O&M Company) and NICEL, a subsidiary of L&T as an IDBI nominee Director.

Besides his vast experience in the power sector, he is associated with an oilfield operator for their onshore oil and gas fields in Assam and Gujarat. He also promotes Six Sigma management philosophy amongst academia and Indian corporates. In addition, he has assisted an asset reconstruction company in Mumbai as an Advisor & Executive Director, in their global acquisition and project development activities covering diverse sectors like engineering & construction, steel, petrochemical & power.