Vikram Solar, one of India’s leading module manufacturer and a prominent rooftop solar & EPC solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Rohit Dhar as its new Director- Sales, EPC. In the given role, Dhar would be responsible for large scale EPC projects and driving sales for the vertical, including International Project sales.
Commenting on the appointment of Dhar, Gyanesh Chaudhary, MD and CEO of Vikram Solar mentioned, “We welcome Rohit to the team. His appointment will bring a substantial value addition as he comes with immense experience in business leadership roles. We look forward to this association and are optimistic that it will fuel further growth in our EPC function.”
Dhar has around three decades of rich experience with a proven track record in sales, marketing and business development from concept to commissioning. He has also led Start-ups in Energy Solutions and Disruptive Technologies and helped build various innovative business models. In his previous stint, Dhar was associated with C&S Electric Limited in the capacity of a CEO Solar PV Power Business .
Commenting on the occasion, Rohit Dhar said, “I am thrilled to be part of the Vikram Solar family and as I enter a new phase of my career with the company, I hope I can do justice to the responsibility that has been conferred upon me. I look forward to enhance the already growing EPC vertical and bring in quality projects to take the EPC business to new heights.“
Dhar has completed his Mechanical Engineering from Regional Engineering College, Srinagar and Post Graduate Dimploma in Marketing Management from Annamalai University. He has been associated with some of the most renowned organisations like Birla Power Solutions Ltd., Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd., Larsen & Toubro Limited, Hero Honda motors to name a few. Some of his professional achievements include his Market Leadership position in the rooftop Solar PV Power segment, 2nd Position Award by MNRE for commissioning Bhiwani Utility Scale Solar Plant in the country, Accredited with the Performance Excellence Award during his stint with Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd.