Naveen Balachandran has an in-depth understanding of Asian renewable energy markets and the entire wind power value chain from project origination to asset management. He has extensive expertise in wind power development and operations and a deep understanding of frontier market entry gained from past roles at Vestas where he held various leadership roles during a 16-year career.
As head of Business Development for Asia at Vestas, he was responsible for opening up emerging and frontier markets in South East Asia. During his tenure, he oversaw the completion of nearly 1GW of wind projects across the region in markets such as India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Thailand, Mongolia, and Vietnam. Naveen holds an Engineering degree from Anna University and Masters in Business Administration degree from NUS Business School