Mr. Ditto Panakkal is Chief Operation Officer in EBMI. Mr. Ditto Panakkal is a Strategic Transformational Leader, with over 25 years of experience in Power, Solar, Wind, Substation, Transmission line and Distribution Projects. Worked as Chief Operating Officer in Foton Solar (An European Solar Developer under Copernicus Finance Group).
A keen strategist with expertise in administering projects, operations with a key focus on improving the project IRR/ Profitability through optimal utilization of resources with a track record of completing the projects within time & cost parameters.
Pivotal in establishing Solar Business Verticals in two different organizations both as a Developer and EPC Player (business is now worth more than 1000 MW capacity).
Steered end-to-end P&L of Solar Division as Business Head including Business Development, Marketing, Costing & Budgeting, Tendering, Project Execution, Commercials, Designs, Quality & Safety and Operations & Maintenance.
Played a key role in mergers & acquisition of Solar Projects and Solar Module Manufacturing units across India.
Successfully quoted for multiple Solar Projects of more than 5 GW with various technologies including BESS (Battery Storage System), Floating Solar, etc across all Geographies such as India and South Asia, South East Asia, Middle East, South America, etc.
Successfully completed multiple Transmission Line, Substation & Distribution projects in Crompton Greaves Ltd., Sterlite Energy & KEC International of voltage levels ranging from 33 Kv to 400 Kv, executed across India for clients such as NTPC, PGCIL, Railways, SAIL, various State Electricity Boards & International clients.
Successfully quoted & won Transmission Line projects worth Rs. 1600 Crore in Oman and ME region despite tough competition from other MNCs.
Pivotal in Vedanta Group foray into Transmission Line Business by winning the country’s first Ultra Mega TL project for Sterlite Tl.
Experience in the overall planning, execution, monitoring, and controlling of all construction/project activities in accordance with Base Line Programs, HSE Plan, Quality Management Plan and Contract Requirements.