Inderpreet Wadhwa

Inderpreet Wadhwa

CEO, Azure Power

Inderpreet Wadhwa – Founder & Chief Executive Officer Inderpreet Wadhwa, founder and chief executive officer of Azure Power, is one of the most prominent thought leaders in the Indian solar industry. Inderpreet is driven by a passion for solar power development and the vision to create energy security in rural India through medium-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) generation. A renewable energy enthusiast with more than 20 years of experience in technology and infrastructure businesses, Inderpreet founded Azure Power in 2007. Through his work, he strives to have a direct and positive social impact in terms of improving the quality of life in rural India. Today, Azure Power is a leading solar service provider in India, providing distributed solar power service to communities and governments, apart from commercial customers, thus enabling the country’s economic development and inclusive growth. Prior to founding Azure Power India (AZI), Inderpreet served as a vice president of Loyalty Lab and as a senior director of Oracle Corporation. Additionally, Inderpreet has been a member of the Private Sector Advisory Group (PSAG) to the Green Climate Fund (GCF). Inderpreet received his bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering in 1994 from Guru Nanak Dev University, Punjab, India. He also graduated from Haas School of Business at University of California Berkeley in 2002. Inderpreet, a keen reader, loves to travel and enjoys skiing.