Tapan Patel

Founder, nGej Tech-Advisers

Ahmedabad Area, India

Financial Modelling Power Plants Project Management Demand Response Power Generation Smart Grid Product Management and Design Energy Management Culture Building Energy Engineering Microsoft Excel Team Management Financial Analysis Financial Modeling Business Analysis Market Research New Business Development Business Development Business Strategy Marketing Strategy
I am an Electrical Engineer, holding a management degree backed by the versatile experience of more than 9 years. I work for SMEs as a management consultant and helping them in streamlining their business across their domains - Finance, Operations, Sales, and HR. Together with my partners, we bring in the experience of working across sectors with SMEs like Retail, Education, Manufacturing, Energy, IoT, Real Estate, Food, etc.

Apart from my business consultancy, at nGej, we mentor engineering students for the discipline of Electrical Engineering. I, being Engineering and business enthusiast, keenly look forward to bridging employability gap by nGej.

Hands on experience on managing Smart Grid Projects and working with the teams for new Product Development; also I have been a key member of the elite team that's working on strengthening a culture of the organization.

Head - Projects at Ecolibrium Energy (P) Ltd.

Dec 2014 - Apr 2016

Ecolibrium Energy is a start up, incubated at CIIE, IIM-A - in the domain of Smart Grid. Essentially the business is in and around wireless data communication, storage and analytics for Commercial, Industrial and Utility clients. Currently heading the Projects' team, with objectives of: 1. Strengthening value-propositions of the Products 2. Building the Projects team, that would be capable to contribute in achieving organization's vision 3. Penetrating for the Utility scale projects space 4. Defining processes for Project execution and management 5. Ensuring contribution of the largest chunk of revenue and values to the Organization of out of team 6. Part of a team that is entrusted the responsibilities to percolate the organization culture My day-to-day activities are centered to 1. Working for Utility Level Projects (on Regulatory, Liasoning, Commercial and Technical front) 2. Coordinating for existing ongoing projects 3. Guiding the team for documentation for the new project bids 4. Charting for new business domains 5. Enhancing propositions and offerings for the existing Products 6. Building project execution capacity of the organization 7. Product Development 8. Contributing for preparing Business Proposals for new business prospects and mining the possibilities a. Data Crunching for Market Research b. Product Potential Mapping c. Mining customer ideas and inputs 9. Managing strategic tie-ups with channel partners

Business Analyst at Energy Infratech Pvt Ltd

Jan 2011 - Sep 2012

Regulatory and Legal concerns, Project Management, & Project Finance for Hydro Power Projects (100 MW Malana-II, 1200 MW Teesta-III, 5 MW Patikari & 1750 MW Demwe)

Engineer - BD at Ankur Scientific Energy Technologies Pvt Ltd

Jan 2008 - Jun 2008

Business Development and Channel Partner management

Project Engineer at Alcock Ashdown (Guj) Ltd

May 2006 - Dec 2007

Project Engineer for Ships under construction (Offshore supply vessel, Iron Ore barge, & Oil Tankers)


MBA at IBS Hyderabad

Dec 2008 - Dec 2010

Marketing, Finance and Project Management

Bachelor of Engineering (BE), Electrical Engineering at A. D. Patel Institute of Technology

Dec 2001 - Dec 2005

Secondary & Higher Secondary at Wanakbori Vidhyut Board Vidhyalaya

Dec 1995 - Dec 2001

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