Team @ Energy Alternatives India - EAI Renewable Energy, Cleantech team members
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Narasimhan Santhanam - Co-founder & Director, EAI

BTech IITM, PGDM IIM-C, 25 years experience in marketing, strategy, top management, 12 years in the cleantech industry, 10 years in solar power business consulting. Worked across India and the UK.

  • Has authored 25+ reports for the renewable energy & cleantech sectors, provided detailed consulting assistance to over 200 companies (including the likes of World Bank, ExxonMobil, GE, GSK, Sterlite, JSW, Bosch. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation) and assisted global leaders such as UL in gaining a better understanding of fundamental issues affecting markets and business strategy.
  • His work and research has provided assistance to diverse national & international stakeholders - the Indian government (MNRE & International Solar Association), NITI Aayog & Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Telangana & UP state governments, and governments of Italy, Mexico, Canada, UK & USA.
  • Since 2010, he has been an invited speaker & moderator at over 40 events related to cleantech in India, USA, Singapore & Italy. In addition, with his team, he has also organized key industry events and conferences in India that have engaged over 1000 Indian and international industry stakeholders & experts across the entire value chain - all these giving him an exceptional contact network along the entire cleantech value chain.

Manohar Namasivayam - Co-founder & Director, EAI

BTech, AC Tech, Chennai, PGDM IIM-C, 40 years experience in business development, advertising marketing & communications and as an Internet entrepreneur. 12 years in the cleantech industry as an advisor to clients on business growth strategy and creative ideation.

Manohar has been instrumental in providing the creative edge to many of the consulting projects EAI has undertaken. His advertising, communications & entrepreneur backgrounds provide the knowledge and acumen needed to come up with powerful differentiation strategies for new market entrants

Madhavan Nampoothiri - Consulting Partner, EAI

Madhavan has vast experience in climate tech consulting, climate finance and as an advisor to the top management of Indian climate tech firms.

He assists the EAI consulting team as a partner consultant for select assignments.

Aparna Ramanathan - Associate Consultant / Sustainability

As an Associate Consultant at EAI, Aparna leverages her expertise in strategic consulting, contributing significantly to the success of our projects. Holding a Master's degree from the University of Madras, She brings a valuable blend of academic knowledge and practical insights to our consulting team.

Vishnu Devadas - Associate Consultant / Sustainability

As an Associate Consultant at EAI, Vishnu utilizes his strategic consulting skills, making substantial contributions to the success of the projects undertaken by our team. Vishnu holds a Bachelor's in Environmental Earth System Science from the City College of New York and a certification in Sustainable Investing from Harvard Business School. His unique combination of academic expertise and valuable insights adds significant value to our consulting projects.

Thatchineshwaran Sakthivel - Market Research Executive

B.E. Mechanical Engineering graduate, working as a Market Research Executive in EAI. With a strong academic foundation and a passion for sustainable solution, Thatchin contributes significantly to strategic consulting projects. He helps with data collecting, analysis, and strategic planning in EAI projects.

Muthukrishnan Nagasubramanian - Senior Manager - Business Research & Finance

Even though Muthu joined EAI to oversee finance & administration, he has evolved to also provide support to diverse business research that we undertake in cleantech. Since 2017, Muthu has provided research & admin support to EAI in hosting renewable energy events, publishing industry reports and implementing some of our unique online platforms for cleantech.

Brindha A S - Executive / Product management

M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from NIT Warangal. Brindha has been assisting in the development of prototype for pilot projects of different stakeholder segments of Clidemy.

Mary Elizabeth - Marketing Executive

Mary Elizabeth, marketing executive at EAI drives brand growth, collaborates with the research team for market insights, promotes climate tech events, and implements social media strategies.

Subakar - Senior Software Engineer

B.E. in Computer Science from Anna University. Subakar has been with EAI since 2018 and he has played a pivotal role in bringing our digital presence to life, spearheading the creation and maintenance of numerous web-based assets and platforms. With proficiency in database management and web application development, he ensures seamless functionality and user experience across our online resources.

Kowsalya - Web Developer

Kowsalya has been essential in creating and implementing various web solutions and digital platforms for our organization. She is skilled in managing databases and the creation of dynamic web applications, highlighting her adeptness in navigating both backend infrastructure and frontend development technologies.

Arunesh Kumar - Head - Design

Arunesh, who had a background in web, HTML design & graphics, assists EAI and its divisions in all the front end design support we require for our web sites, reports and events.

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