Schneider Electric Infra appoints Sanjay Sudhakaran as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Schneider Electric Infrastructure appoints Sanjay Sudhakaran as Additional Director, Managing Director, and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for five years, effective from May 1, 2021.
Sudhakaran has 25 years of exposure to multiple industries and cultural settings. He is currently the Vice President of Schneider Electric Digital Energy Division and has been associated with Schneider Group since 2019.
In another development, the company has also appointed Amol Phatak as Additional Director from May 1. He is currently designated as Director for Industrial Strategy Deployment and has about 32 years of work experience.
Earlier, Phatak held leadership roles in Siemens, Areva, and Schneider. He has graduated in production engineering and executive management programme from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore.
Schneider Electric Infrastructure is engaged in the business of manufacturing, designing, building and servicing technologically advanced products and systems for electricity network.
Its key end-markets include power generation, transmission and distribution, oil and gas, Metro, and other electro-intensive segments.
The company has four manufacturing facilities in India spread over three locations: Vadodara (two units), Kolkata (one unit), and Chennai (one unit).