About Us


Vision

Vision

Mission

Mission

Partners

Partners

Team

Team

Vision

Vision is the art of seeing the invisible

Our Vision


PowerMitra is committed to become catalyst to the biggest solar rollout in the world yet. We envision an India where Solar Energy is affordable, accessible & abundant for everyone.

Mission

Mission is about people not projects

Our Mission


PowerMitra is committed to facilitate 100000 people to go green & clean by going solar for their energy needs by 2023

Partners

Opportunities increase when we help others win.
A little win for a partner is a little win for us.

Our Partners


  • Architect Hafeez Contractor - XRBIA

    Solar Inertia is an Accredited Channel Partner of L&T and handles design & execution of Solar PV power plants for L&T. Our team has NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practioners) certified professionals trained in USA. This team of highly experienced and dedicated professionals has 12 years of combined Solar industry experience. Having undertaken installations worldwide, we are well known in this field of expertise.

  • Orb Energy was founded by Damian Miller and NP Ramesh in 2006. By 2007, Orb was operational in India with the mission to make solar energy affordable, available, and hassle-free to customers looking for a better energy alternative. Since its founding, Orb has sold more than 160,000 solar systems, with cumulative installations of more than 50MW of rooftop solar systems.

Team

Teamwork makes the dream work

Management Team


Vikesh "Vik" Sharma

Founder & Managing Director

Vikesh "Vik" Sharma

Founder & Managing Director

Vik is a battle hardened serial Entrepreneur with 14 yrs of experience spanning multiple domains. These varied experiences has deepended his business acumen and persistence thresholds to keep delivering quality products and services


When this workaholic is not working, you can find him pushing himself in a Triathlon, Marathon or a squash court. he has 10+ full marathons and 1 Ironman under his belt so far.


He is a software engineer from Army Institute of Technology, Pune University.

Krishnakant "KK" Gaitonde

Co-founder, Director & CTO

Krishnakant "KK" Gaitonde

Co-founder, Director & CTO

KK has been leading tech-teams and system implementations for 20+ yrs in financial domain for prominent corporates. In last 5 yrs, he has been spearheading greenfield tech-initiatives by Multinational companies.


His technical acumen and his willingness to advise & fund the venture whenever it was required has ensured that PowerMitra is always steering in the right direction.


KK loves his fish and nothing comes between him and his grilled fish. KK is a MBA from NMIMS.

Rattan "Colonel Sahab" Sharma

Co-founder & Chief Administrator

Rattan "Colonel Sahab" Sharma

Co-founder & Chief Administrator

Colonel Sahab is a retired Officer from Indian Army. He brings with him 40+ years of experience in leadership and administration. His insights in leadership & strategy keeps everyone disciplined and focused & on-the-toes. In his free time you can find him in his beautiful Orchard in midst of Himalayas planting trees and literally making the place greener.

Ankit "AB" Barasia

Director Strategic Partnership

Ankit "AB" Barasia

Director Strategic Partnership

Ankit is a battle hardened entreprenuer and founder of Solar Inertia. He comes with 15+ yrs experience in implementing solutions in industrial power sector, rural electrification, setting up micro-grids. He has implemented 25MW+ of Solar PV projects, and 500,000 LPD of solar hot water for clients in India, Africa and USA.


He is a NABCEP certified Solar Designer & Installer. He is also an active member of SESI.


He is an Engineering Graduate from University of Texas, Austin, USA.

Advisors


Bian "B" Li

The Mentor

Bian "B" Li

The Mentor

B is an entrepreneur, futurist and former investment banker at the intersection of finance, operations, technology and social innovation. She is a multiple time TEDx speaker, appeared in Inc. Magazine and speaks and presents frequently around the world.


She has a Master of Engineering from the MIT Global SCALE Program.

Rakesh "Rocky" Sharma

The Advisor

Rakesh "Rocky" Sharma

The Advisor

Rocky brings with him over a decade of experience in designing & delivering cutting edge technology in a global context & a strong global network. In his free time you can find him swimming long distances, exploring new countries or honing his language skills.


He is an MBA from I.E. Business School, Madrid.

The TechWizards


Moninder "Tony" Tanothra

Tech-Director Web and Apps

Moninder "Tony" Tanothra

Tech-Director Web and Apps

Moninder brings with him 15+ years of rich experience in project management and Team management. He has successfully implemented Enterprise Systems across Central & South America, Africa and India. He is a go getter and gets the task done no matter the odds.


In his free time you can find him on the tennis court giving a hard time to his opponents or pumping iron in a gym.


He is an Electronics & Telecommunication Engineer from Army Institute of Technology, Pune University.

Christian "Cris" Silva

Tech Wizard - Web

Christian "Cris" Silva

Tech Wizard - Web

Cristian is a tech-wiz and enjoys finding creative solutions to world problems using technology. In 5 years of his career Cris has built medical systems, telecom systems and currently is working on building prediction systems for a bank using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.


When Cris isn't working you can find him scaling a mountain or a sea or roughing it out on the football field.


Cristian is a Computer Science graduate from University of San Carlos in Guatemala.

The go getters of PowerMitra


Dipali "Dee" Salunkhe

Dipali "Dee" Salunkhe

With her 5 yrs of experience in Real Estate, Dee has a very deep understanding of customer needs. She is more of a consultant to customers, helping them to co-create a solution that fits their needs perfectly.


In her free time you can find this fashionista wearing an artist's cap creating amazing nail art, paper quills. And yes she shops till she drops.

Ganesh "GP" Pujari

Ganesh "GP" Pujari

GP is synonyms to HardWork. This Sustainability Warrior doesnt stop when he gets tired, he stops when he is done. His customers were all praises for his customer centricity and boundarylessness during his rich 5 yrs real estate stint.


He is one of the brightest star in this war for clean air. In his personal life you can find him winning cricket matches for his team.

Swati Rajbhoj

Swati Rajbhoj

Swati is the Super-Woman who doesn't wear a red cape. She is the backbone of the Team, ensuring everything is timely & orderly. The don of PowerMitra has great people skills and is a great advisor. In other avatars, she is a great dancer & a good friend to everyone around her.


Swati has done Masters from Mumbai University.