Dr. Ashok Das is the founder CEO of SunMoksha. He has over a decade of experience in clean energy, smart microgrids, decentralized access to energy, and smart sustainable villages, with hands-on experience in development, implementation and operations of decentralized micro-grids. He has been working on the ground in Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, UP, Assam and Bengal addressing the real issues of energy access. Based on his in-depth knowledge of this sector, he ceonceptualized and developed Smart Nanogridâ¢, a comprehensive solution for sustainable energy access.
Prior to founding SunMoksha, he worked for semiconductor equipment manufacturer, Applied Materials in Silicon Valley, for a decade. He then headed the India Operations of a fab automation start-up Aquest Systems, spread cross USA, Taiwan, and India. He has worked with several national and international organizations in development sector, such as, the World Bank, UK-DFID, KfW, ADB, UNDP, Ashden IRC, CTI-PFAN, and Climate Parliament. As founding-chair of TiE Clean Tech Forum and a TiE Charter Member, he was very active in developing the SME ecosystem for clean technologies. He received a B.Tech. from IIT Kanpur, India, and Ph.D. from University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA.
December 12, 2018
Conference Center, Gulmohar