Mr. Anand Mohan Awasthy holding a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Ranchi University and a Specialized Diploma in Finance Management has 34+ years of experience in the Energy Sector with the top three global Power Sector players GE, ABB (Erstwhile Alstom Power, now with GE) and BHEL. During his voluminous span of career, he has been exposed to all the facets of the business, including P&L responsibility at the board level, business operations, sales, business development, sourcing, contracts, negotiations, planning, execution, commissioning & operation of coal as well gas based Power Projects.
He started his career as a Graduate ( Mechanical Engineering ) Trainee Engineer in 1983 at BHEL ( Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd , A Govt of India Undertaking ), the largest turbine and generator manufacturer in India and worked as Installation and Commissioning engineer for about 11 years, responsible for start-up, installations and project management for steam turbines and combined cycle projects at various locations in India e.g Muzaffarpur ( Bihar ) ,Parli Vaijnath ( Maharashtra ) , Unchahar ( UP ) , Dadri (UP ) , Panipat ( Haryana ), Kota ( Rajasthan ) , Ropar ( Punjab ) , Anapara ( UP), Narora (UP) etc. Anand was also briefly associated (1994 – 96) with aftermarket sales operations for steam and gas turbine segments at ABB (Asea Brown Boveri), New Delhi.
He joined GE Power Services (India) Pvt Ltd (GEPSIL), a Joint Venture company of GE, in 1996 and made significant contributions in GEPSIL’s growth while leading the Sales and Commercial team for GEPSIL as General Manager.With Anand coming on board in Aug, 2006, GE Energy services started its commercial operation in India for the 1st time. His contribution to the revival of Dabhol Power Plant, CSA contract for 2 X 6FA Gas Turbines of GSCEL, TDI contract for Reliance and West coast Power (Sri Lanka) etc. are well appreciated by Energy Services Leadership Team.Anand was appointed as the Managing Director of GEPSIL in Dec, 2007. His efforts in converting GEPSIL as 100 % GE Company has been significant. Under his leadership, GEPSIL has been earning continuous profit, paying 100% dividend YOY basis.
In addition to the above, Anand has also led STG R&M Centre of Excellence team comprising of sales, commercial , services , application engineering along with MCS for business growth in the Non GE segment. In August, 2014, he was given additional responsibility for leading Project Management organization and new units installation and commissioning for GE South Asia. Few of the key achievement are listed below:
- Successful Installation & Commissioning of Bhola- 2X6FA, Bibiyana- 1X9FA, Siddhirganj-1X9FA, Shahji Bazar-1X9FA in Bangladesh & Reliance-3X9E in India
- R & M of 4X6B + 2X9E GTs at Reliance Industries Ltd, Jamanagar, 4 X 9E GT at Kawas NTPC.
With the acquisition of Alstom Power by GE , Anand was assigned the role of Regional Operations Leader Power Services for GE South Asia on November, 2015 and had been leading a team of 100+ Engineers/Manager for Power Services ( Combined business of Alstom and GE ) for Gas Turbines , Steam turbines , Boilers , HRSGs and BOP.
Anand Joined NTPC GE Power Services Private Limited (NGSL) on 6th of December, 2017 as its Managing Director.