Becquer is a rooftop solar and mounting structures company operating in India, with its roots in Singapore, specializing in high quality steel for structures, premium solar modules, supply and installation of rooftop solar systems that can be used for residential, commercial and industrial purposes. The company has been founded by a group of professionals with a keen interest in the renewable energy field, with the aim to improve the access to solar powered products by managing the product selection, shipping and assisting in training for local installation.
The team’s background lie in the construction, automotive and solar panel manufacturing sector. They are qualified to take care of everything from business management and logistics, to installation training and support.
The team consists of members all with a technical background.
MONA GUPTA | Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Mona is the lead advisor to Becquer for corporate strategy, policy matters and relations with the industry and trade houses. She is currently working with the Ministry of Skill Development for policy formulation for establishing a Centre driven apprenticeship model across the sectors of the industry. She is also a special invitee member of the CII Delhi State Council. She has over 30 years of experience in the Indian textile industry as a board member of the Ministry of Textiles. Alongside, she worked with the World Bank as an expert on sustainable social development, with UNIDO as a consultant on cluster development and with UNDP on supply chain development. Given her passion for teaching, she has been a visiting professor at Nift and Pearl Academy of Fashion where she was also the chief consultant for brand development. Her most recent assignments have been with KPMG and PwC on industry compliance. She’s a regular invitee to panels of CII, FICCI & National Jury on Fashion. She is an economic honors from Lady Shri Ram College followed by a post graduate professional program in marketing from IIM Ahmedabad.
SAMBHAV| Material Design and Operations
Sambhav, who has laid the foundation of this organization 4 years back, is leading the overall efforts at Becquer to manage customer acquisition, market requirements and pricing. He is a computer engineer from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Prior to this, he has worked with Procter & Gamble, Citibank and with the Volkswagen Group, the world’s largest automaker.
He is a qualified solar systems engineer and designer for residential, commercial and industrial uses, and has had a long standing interest in renewable energy. During the first year of college, he worked on a proposal for a German government funded organization that would deploy solar powered hubs for addressing the low to medium energy needs of villages in Rajasthan, the state in India endowed with the maximum solar power.
Apart from leading his university’s privilege scheme project as the Students’ Union director, he was also one of the delegates representing India at the 18th Youth Assembly at the United Nations in 2016.
DHRUV D. | Supply Chain and Procurement
Dhruv is a mechanical engineer from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He is mainly leading the logistics and supply chain topics at Becquer. For over 3 years, he has been working with the world’s leading manufacturer of solar panels, REC and has a track record of preparing and executing project plans, and ensuring that work is carried out in accordance with the company’s / client’s procedures & satisfaction. He is known to have outstanding leadership and problem solving abilities.
At a personal level, his main aim is to make a difference to his employers while following the highest standards of personal ethics and corporate governance and to develop high level of professional acumen in project management and business development.
GOWTHAMI SUBRAMANIAM | Field Engineering
Gowthami is to go to person for all electrical engineering work. She is an electrical engineer from India and is a highly hands-on person who manages project execution at the sites. Her expertise ranges from plumbing, electrical architecture and installation of solar systems. She is trained on power electronics, SCADA and other power generation topics.
She is leading the efforts to train local teams to do installation of the solar heaters from an electrical, structural and plumbing angle.