Harish Agarwal appointed President IEEMA for 2018-19
IEEMA also announced the appointment of Vice Presidents for the year 2018-19 –
- RK Chugh, Executive Vice President Digital Grid – South Asia, Energy Management, Location Head – Gurgaon, Siemens Ltd
- Vipul Ray, Managing Director, Elmex Controls Pvt Ltd, Vadodara
August 2, 2018, Mumbai: Indian Electrical & Electronics Manufacturers’ Association (IEEMA) – the apex association of the Indian electrical equipment manufacturing industry is pleased to announce Harish Agarwal as President IEEMA for 2018-19. Agarwal will take the leadership role during the IEEMA Annual Convention and AGM to be held on September 15, 2018. The theme of Annual Convention this year is ‘Go Global’.
Harish Agarwal is the CEO of Supreme & Co. Pvt. Ltd. He is also a member of important industry bodies like CIGRE, IEEE, ASM International Materials Engineering Institute, CBIP – executive committee, Project Steering Committee of 1200 KV National Test Station, Bina, Project steering committee of smart city pilot project, Pondicherry and IEEMA Eastern Region Committee.
“The association believes that Agarwal’s outstanding professional credentials and extensive international experience make him exceptionally well placed to provide leadership to IEEMA at this important juncture. He is very well known in the Industry for his work with Utilities & across Electrical Equipment spectrum and people management” said Sunil Misra, Director General, IEEMA.
The two Vice Presidents for the year 2018-19 have extensive experience in the power Industry. R.K. Chugh has a diverse set of business experiences in the fields of Power Transmission and Distribution (T&D) and Automation and Drives (A&D). Chugh is currently the Business Head for Digital Grid for South Asia in Energy Management division of Siemens and also Location Head for Gurgaon. While Vipul Ray is the Managing Director of Elemex Control Pvt Ltd.