Fireside Chat - Mr. Aditya Trivedi, Director-Business Development, AES (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Friday, January 29, 2021 10:45 AM to 11:00 AM · 15 min. (Africa/Abidjan)
Fireside Chat
Expert Talk - Generation


Expert Talk with Mr. Aditya Trivedi, Director-Business Development, AES (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Aditya is a power sector professional with over 15 years of experience and leads the market development for the AES Corporation in India (a US-headquartered, global power company). In his current role, he is responsible for business development, strategy, and building partnerships in India. Aditya also serves as a board member of a joint venture between AES & Mitsubishi Corporation.

More recently, he has played a vital role in establishing and scaling AES' energy storage footprint in India. It included cultivating strategic partnerships, as well as negotiating and transacting in the latest technology. He has been instrumental in the deployment of India’s first Grid-Scale Battery Energy Storage Project, a 10MW/10 MWh project, installed at a Tata Power Delhi Distribution substation in Rohini, Delhi. It is also the largest operating battery energy storage project in South Asia.

Aditya believes in the power of technology and how it can bring about changes in the way we do things. He is keen to introduce new technologies to the market and help in scaling them up. Aditya is a mentor with an accelerator fund focused on nurturing and mentoring start-ups working on technologies cutting across industries. He also involved with a clean energy fund focused on investing in emerging technologies. 

Aditya is a management professional and trained from Harvard in Building a Global Enterprise – India.