The People Behind

Dr. S. Basant Chairman & Managing Director

With more than 20 years of experience in diverse business sectors, Dr. S. Basant has been the main axle of our establishment. With a passion for renewable energy and a phenomenal business intelligence in the same, he sighted opportunities in this emerging renewable energy sector way back in the year 1998. The company reached the prestigious milestone of 350 MW of  wind project development works executed in a single year (2015-16).

Dr. S. Basant is currently the Chairman of UKF College of Engineering & Technology, which offers B.Tech & M.Tech Programs with a Student capacity of 1000 Students and 200 Staff Members.

Awards & Recognitions

  • On 23rd October 2016, Dr. S. Basant received the Best Renewable Energy Developer Award at Madhya Pradesh from Mr. Upendra Tripathi, Secretary, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) in the presence of Mr. Manu Shristava, Principal Secretary, Renewable Energy & Mr. Jha, Director-Projects, NTPC.
  • On 29th July 2016, he was conferred with BRAND ICON 2016 - SOCIAL ENTERPRISES by The Times of India, Kerala.
  • Recognizing his incredible work in the field of renewable energy, Colombo University conferred him with a Doctor of Industry in 2013.
  • Mr. Abhinand holds Master's Degree in Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship from the University of Manchester, UK. Apart from Kshema Power’s Global Business development and Funding, Mr. Abhinand is also responsible for handling the Hospitality Sectors of the Kshema Group.

    ABHINAND BASANT Director | BD-Global & Funding

  • Mrs. Amritha Prasobh is a seasoned Engineer with a Masters Degree in Nano Medical Sciences. Apart from Kshema Power’s Business development in GCC area, she is responsible for handling the educational institution run by the Kshema Group.

    AMRITHA PRASOBHDirector | BD – GCC area

  • An Electrical Engineer with 30 years of experience in design, engineering and EPC of Power Infrastructure in renewable energy projects. Worked in Malaysia for Gas Insulated substations. Currently he heads bidding & execution, transmission and distribution vertical and design-engineering department.

    R. VenkatesanVP Project

  • VNK a seasoned SCM Professional with 33years of rich experience in SCM functions. Has worked in Sr. Positions in one of the largest Indian Multi-National Engg Co., with Revenue of around USD 20Bn and has also worked in India’s leading Cement Coy. He has handled assignments relating to construction activity in South Asian Countries. He is currently Heads global Supply Chain Management for the Company in all its Projects.

    Kalyanasundaram VN VP - HEAD SCM

  • A Chartered Accountant, he is known for his upright and rigid adherence to project budgets. He has a wealth of experience that come from more than three decades from wind and other industries.


  • A mechanical engineer and astute leader with vast expertise in the field of renewable energy. In his career spanning 20 years,he has worked with MNCs like Enercon GMBH, LM Wind Power and Siemens Gamesa Renewables. He has a proven track record in execution & management of Renewable Projects and has driven and delivered ~6GW across India in wind and solar sectors. He heads the project execution and monitoring of all renewable energy projects.


  • Dr. Sudhakar is a Seasoned HR Professional & a training specialist with a PhD. In Psychology. With around 28 years of experience in the HR functions of different corporate companies, he is responsible for HR & Admin related activities of Kshema Group.

    DR. SUDHAKAR R Head HR & Admin (Kshema Group)

  • Mr. Melroy has over 23 years of experience in Project development and Construction management of wind and solar projects, with extensive knowledge of Finance and BD. During his career, he has served at the top-order of many leading IPPs and OEMs viz. Mytrah, Renew Power, GFL (INOX Wind), ReGen Powertech,Vestas,Enercon etc. and have delivered his expertise in Site Identification & Acquisitions, Sourcing, Execution, Regulatory matters and Business Development.

    MELROY T R Corporate Advisor

  • Soumitra Sarkar

    Soumitra SarkarVice President Supply Chain Management

  • As an Electrical & Electronics Engineer, Joi Chandran has 20 years of experience in implementing projects by deploying best practices. He played a vital role in executing Renewable energy projects close to 240 MW and now steers our ongoing 300 MW project in Tamil Nadu.

    Joi Chandran General Manager Projects

  • Vaibhav is a PMP Certified Professional who has a deep-seated knowledge in Solar and Wind. He has 18 years of experience in Construction & Site Operations, Budgeting & Forecasting, Liaison & Coordination, Risk Management, Statutory & Operational Compliances and Value Engineering.

    Vaibhav KaradeGeneral Manager Solar & Wind

  • As an electrical engineer with over 20 years of professional experience in layoff and power evacuation for MNCs like Vestas and Gamesa, Rajesh has executed more than 1000 MW projects for various customers.

    Rajesh KannanGeneral Manager Projects

  • When it comes to HR Management, Anthony holds a Gold Medal from Madras University. His incredible 29-year industry experience spreads across Indian companies and MNC’s like Mather & Platt, Pricol, ZF Wind power, Cameron International, BGR Energies in multiple capacities.

    Anthony Thiagarajan General Manager HR & Administration