Mr. Ananth Nakirikanti, aged 35 years, holds B.E degree in Mechanical Engineering from BITS Pilani having varied experience of 15 years in Renewable energy & EPC industry also has diversified businesses in various sectors.
After his graduation from reputed, he has worked for electrical giants like Havels electricals & Siemens nearly for 4 years in R&D department. After excelling in these companies, he has joined Intergraph (Hexagon), a software company and was part of developing various tools & softwares. He has proved himself by achieving various awards for his performance and he has an experience of 4 years with the company.
After his successful professional career, he has resigned to take up his family business. With his experience and knowledge over science & technology, he wanted to take his family business to next level and his aspirations towards Renewable Energy made him to establish 7MW solar power plant in 2013 the then biggest solar plant in combined AP state. Later with this knowledge he along with his friend has started Gigawatt Solar Pvt Ltd, a Solar EPC, Solar consultancy & Solar system integration company in order to encourage Renewable Energy.
Simultaneously he has taken up his family core business of agri products trading from national to international level by exporting rice products to African and middle east countries. He has also established Karnataka's biggest rice mill and 5 MW bio-mass power plant. Apart from these businesses he also has construction, hotels & hospitality business. Recently he has commissioned 150 TPD capacity rice bran oil extraction solvent mill.
With a Mechanical Engineering degree from the JNTU, Hyderabad, Rajesh Parakala began his professional life a little differently. His passion for business and enthusiasm got him many opportunities and admirers as a National Solar professional.
A self-made man in the true sense of the word, Rajesh Parakala a person with big dreams and bigger visions sketched his line of business by starting GigaWatt Solar Pvt Ltd, a Solar EPC , Solar consultancy & Solar system integration company in the year 2015. The company’s revenue grew to a whopping 1.5 million dollars in a short span of time. His presence of mind and ability to clench opportunities with fortitude and passion made him nurture his career path by opening a Solar firm.
With clear strategies, vision, values and over 4+ years of experience in the field of solar, he has expanded his business into different sectors and regions. Rajesh has been awarded numerous awards from various Jurys for excellence in Sales, Service, Customer Satisfaction, Marketing and Best Practices.
Prior to this, Mr Rajesh Parakala was associated with Software Industry with more than a decade working in companies like Satyam, Intergraph (Hexagon)