Speaker Details

Dr. Nishanth Dongari

Dr. Nishanth Dongari
Job Title
Managing Director
PuREnergy Private Limited

Dr Nishanth Dongari has B.Tech from IIT Bombay. He worked in Germany and moved to UK after
receiving the prestigious Marie Curie Fellowship under European Commission FP7 programme.

Dr. Dongari has obtained his Ph.D. from Mechanical & Aerospace engineering in UK. Currently
he is working as assistant professor at IIT Hyderabad and leading research on advanced energy systems with special focus on DRDO mission mode projects.

He is recipient of highly prestigious honours including Marie Curie Prize Award, INSPIRE Faculty
from Indian Science Academy. Young Scientist Award from DST & Rajiv Gandhi Gold Medal.

Dr Dongari is also founder of the start-up “PuREnergy Pvt Ltd”, which is incubated from IIT Hyderabad Technology Incubation Centre, and into the manufacturing of high performance Lithium Batteries. The company is working in collaboration with various government and institutions for developing hi-tech battery storage solutions for defence application, EVs and utility scale storage.