Our Team

The Chairman and Managing Director, of Sunrise CSP India, ” Deepak Gadhia, has more than 30 years of experience in Solar Concentrator technology. He was instrumental in bringing and successfully commercialising Scheffler Concentrating Technology in India. His company Gadhia Solar was one of the worlds largest Solar Concentrating based cooking system manufacturer. The company under his leadership installed more than 60 Steam Projects all over India including the Worlds largest at Shirdi Temple and systems of Tirupati Temple and in many Hostels, Colleges, Universities, Industrial Canteens, Army Messes etc.
He has Bachelors in Science from Mumbai University went to Germany and acquired Degree in Process and Environmental Engineering from TFH Berlin and participated in Post Graduation course in Energy Conservation and Energy Management offered by MIT of the USA in collaboration with Technical University Berlin. After acquiring working experience in Wacker Chemie in Germany he returned to India in 1985. He started working for DEG EnergieTechnik Germany a German company to market their Heat Recovery Systems in South East Asia. Realising the potential for Energy Audit and Renewables in India he became a serial Entrepreneur and participated in Entrepreneurship course offered by IIT Delhi   

Pranav Gadhia, the C.E.O of Sunrise CSP India Pvt Ltd, was also Director of Gadhia Solar and he was project lead  who installed world’s first and largest solar steam cooking system in Shirdi, India. He has graduation in Bachelor of Commerce from the well esteemed univeristy, “University Of Bombay”. After completing his graduation  in the year 2002, he followed his uncle’s passion by joining Gadhia Solar Pvt Ltd. He held  24% of equity in the  company. More than 50 of solar projects including world’s largest solar steam cooking system, were executed under his leadership. He was also the vice president of Excellent Renewable Pvt Ltd, who were the first one to install the Bio-CNG Plant in India. He now heads Sunrise CSP India Pvt. Ltd and thus brings vast experience in these field.

The C.E.O of Sunrise CSP Pty Ltd, Australia, “Artur Zawadski”, has completed his graduation from Canberra University. He has more than 30 years of the industrial experience.He was responsible for Development & program delivery with Unisys Australia. He was also Program Director of Australian Federal Government practice as well as Founder & investor of Wizard Power Pty Ltd.

The Director of Sunrise CSP Pty Ltd (Australia), “George Nicola” has persued his graduation from University of technology, Sydney. He has more than 30 years of experience in introduction of IT roles, BUsiness Software integreation & Sales Manager roles with Global Technology providers. He was at Executive Management positions with Oracle Corporation, SAP Australia, Telstra, SingTel Optus, Hewlett Packard & Business Advisory companies.

Keshav Prasad, an Adviser of Sunrise CSP India, is a Solar Energy Professional, having an experience of more than 25 years in Technology & Business Management. He was a part of Start-up team of Tata Power Solar and has built & managed large portfolio of Solar PV and Solar Thermal Project & Manufacturing Operations. As COO & CEO of a Solar Project development company, he has built a profitable business and a GW scale project portfolio.

Vinay Prasad, an Adviser of Sunrise CSP India, is a chartered Accountant ranking 41. He was  a CFO of Mitsu Ltd/Bilag Ltd as well as Ciba Giegy- Lalbhai JV. Furthermore, He is Director Finance of Micro Inks Ltd (Listed Co) Group CFO of Ashok Primal Group. ( 2 Listed Entities).