Business Development and new strategic initiatives, THERMAX LIMITED
A Mechanical engineering graduate from University of Pune with Masters in Management Sciences majoring in Marketing. Vivek Taneja has over 22 years industry experience in Sales, Marketing Product Management and Business Development in Conventional as well as Non Conventional Power business. He has been closely associated with the policies in power, renewable and energy efficiency in Industrial space.
Presently he is associated with M/s Thermax Limited with their Power division and is responsible for Business Development and new strategic initiatives. He has spearheaded the “Project Zebra” entry strategy to Africa and lead a cross functional team for entry strategies for select markets in SEA and has been responsible for carving long term strategy for the Division at Thermax. He has been also involved with the Chairperson’s office for strategic support for all Board and Board level Committees of Thermax as well as all other corporates and such entities the Chairperson was on Board of as an Independent Director. Has worked with Suzlon Energy Ltd. in the Int’l Business Development department and was responsible for the brand Suzlon globally, he also worked with M/s Jost’s Engineering Co. Ltd. As Technical Product Manager in the past, responsible for the entire product line at national level as the Profit Centre head.
Vivek has been and invited speaker at over 50 National and International level conferences as a speaker of varied subjects in Power , Infrastructure, Renewable energy and Energy efficiency.
He has been an invited member on various advisory boards and is currently part of Maharashtra Energy & Environment Panel constituted by CII of select professionals to advice Govt. of Maharashtra.
Thermax Limited is the leading supplier in the field of Environment and Energy solutions with setting up of power plants, manufacturing Boilers, Electro Static Precipitators, water and effluent treatment plants and specialty chemicals as the base businesses.
The Power Division is the market leader in India for setting up power plants in mid segment on turnkey basis. Power division’s extensive experience in setting up of mid sized power plants representing over 3000 MW capacity for various clients, with varied fuel options including Natural Gas, Blast furnace, Coke oven Gas, Corex dust, DRI waste heat and Char, Coal, Lignite, Petcoke, Biomass, Waste heat, washery rejects, etc.
Thermax expertise in power business exceeds 100 power projects on turnkey basis and another 8000 MWe worth of equipment supplies including high pressure Boilers of Travel grate for Bagasse and biomass applications, AFBC/ CFBC boilers for multifuel including extremely poor quality coal including washery reject and petcoke as fuels and Pulverised coal fired boilers.