Sunil Jain assumed the role of CEO and ED at Hero Future Energies (HFE) in the year 2013. He has over three decades of experience in the entire aspect of business in automotive, infrastructure & cleantech and manufacturing industry.
He specializes in creating new businesses and taking the start-ups to scale. He assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) in a start-up renewable energy development company, GREEN INFRA, a company incubated by IDFC PE. Under his able leadership, Green Infra successfully executed projects in renewable energy and developed several businesses across wind, solar PV and small hydro.
Sunil has been involved in introducing new concepts of power selling in the Indian renewable sector especially wind. His passion about sustainability has been a major influencing factor in his life. He has been actively advocating for stable and meaningful policies to promote the cause of green energy. Sunil has spearheaded the HFE team in their determinations towards making HFE one of the largest IPP in India, in a short time span.
He is the President of Wind Independent Power Producers Association (WIPPA), a pan India association representing all the leading IPP's in the country. He is also member of CII Renewable Energy Committee. He has been awarded Excellence Award in the year 2012 for his contribution to renewable energy and sustainability by "Energy and Environment Foundation". His academic research paper on "Sustainability and Renewable Consumption Obligation" has been presented at forums of international repute.