Chief Operating officer, Greenko Group
P. Vinay Kumar, heads the Wind and Solar business for the Greenko Group as their Chief Operating officer. Greenko is a mainstream participant in the growing Indian energy industry and a market leading owner and operator of clean energy projects in India. Greenko has a portfolio of wind, run-of river hydropower, natural gas and biomass portfolio of assets totalling to around 900 MW . For the last 20 years , Mr P. Vinay Kumar , has been in senior roles in Power and Renewable energy companies. While heading these firms, he has executed large format Power , Renewable and T&D projects in India and abroad. Project Management of large and complex Power projects is his forte.
Before his power sector stint, he was with the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) and had a highly decorated stint there. While with the Government of India , he spearheaded many transformational IT intiatives , for the Ministry of Finance, which have won accolades and which also enabled the Tax administration to transition from an enforcement oriented approach to a more enabling and facilitating one.
He is the winner of the Finance Minister’s gold medal and PM’s award for his IT initiatives while in the Government. P. Vinay Kumar holds a degree in mechanical engineering degree from IIT – Madras and has a PGDBM from XLRI Jamshedpur. He is also a Chartered financial analyst (CFA).