Motwane

Management

Motwane is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nagpur Power & Industries Ltd. Since 2006, the company has been seeing a meteoric growth year-on-year. The company’s visionary management, inclusive vision and broad capital base strengthen Motwane’s position as a highly valued brand worldwide.

Our team

Mr. Gautam Khandelwal
Chairman

Mr. Gautam Khandelwal is an eminent member of India’s business community, with investments in corporations, real estate, equity and debt instruments. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Mumbai and a PG in Economics from the London School of Economics.

Mr. Khandelwal brings 35 years of business experience to his leadership role at “The Motwane Manufacturing Company Pvt. Ltd”. He was previously appointed by the Government of India as a Director of Punjab National Bank, which is India’s second largest bank. Besides being the Chairperson of Motwane, Mr. Khandelwal is on the board of several large companies like the Nagpur Power & Industries Ltd, a BSE listed company, Informed Technologies India Ltd, Varroc Engg. Ltd, Entecres Labs Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Jitendra Agrawal
MD

Mr. Jitendra Agrawal is a Chartered Accountant with industry experience in the agriculture, electronics and automotive sectors. Under his leadership, Motwane Manufacturing Company has successfully diversified into the fields of smart street lighting solutions, high voltage test & measurement equipment, oil test equipment and automated entrance security systems. Mr. Agrawal has also led the company to a presence in over 40 countries across the globe, with a portfolio of innovative products designed and manufactured in India.

Mr. Prasad Jadhav
VP-Factory Operations &
R & D Head

Mr. Prasad Jadhav is an Electronics Engineer and a Management Representative for ISO 9001 system certification. Mr. Jadhav’s extensive experience in R&D, manufacturing processes and core electronics applications have enabled him to launch a range of innovative products at Motwane. He was instrumental in setting up robust systems and processes across manufacturing operations of the company. He has also been instrumental in the Company’s diversification into new business verticals that have created a presence in international markets. Mr. Jadhav was previously with Sharp Corporation. Japan, Electronica Mechatronic Systems, India and Elcoteq Electronics, Bangalore.

Mr. Pankaj Gaikwad
International Business Head

Mr. Pankaj Gaikwad is an Electronics Engineer and a certified lead assessor of ISO 9001. He brings to Motwane over 25 years’ expertise in the sales and marketing of electrical test and measurement equipment, both in domestic and international markets. Mr. Gaikwad has played a leading role in setting up an extensive dealer network in over 40 countries for the company. He was selected as a member for the EXPRO programme by CBI Netherland.

Mr. Pradeep Joshi
National Sales Head

Mr. Pradeep Joshi completed his MBA in International Marketing and Brand Management from NIRM, and a Diploma in Electronics from the S.G.T.B. institute of Electronics, New Delhi. He brings with him 30 + years of experience in sectors like power, office automation, consumer electronics, street lighting, solar and other renewable power solutions. Mr. Joshi has worked in the past with Super Phones (I) Ltd. New Delhi, Star Electronics. New Delhi, Kalyani Sharp (I) Ltd, Somotex Nigeria Ltd. Nigeria, Power Control & Appliances. Nigeria, Genus Power Infrastructures Ltd. Jaipur, Cable Corporation Of India Ltd. Nashik and Sicagen India Ltd.

Mr. Achal Trivedi
Head Lighting Division

Mr. Achal Trivedi holds an Engineering degree from the Nirma Institute of Technology, Ahmedabad and an MBA in Marketing from NMIMS, Mumbai. He has extensive experience in business development, sales and marketing, gathered over 17years through his association with companies like ABB, Schneider, Rockwell Automation and Omron.

At Motwane, Mr. Trivedi heads the Extra High Voltage division as well as the Lighting Automation division. He also plays a crucial role in business development and sales.

Mr. Ajit Parundekar
R&D Consultant

Mr. Ajit Parundekar is an Electronics Engineer with over 30 years’ experience in the domains of telecom, power & energy, design and development of test and measuring equipment, energy monitoring and metering, and R/F technologies. He has been instrumental for numerous pioneering achievements, including the country’s first ever digitised voice announcement system, the development of core logic modules for a high-speed packing machine and India’s first IoT-based smart lighting system based on RF and LoRa WAN technology.

In his association with Motwane, Mr. Parundekar has combined his understanding of consumer needs with technology to lead the development of more than 50 products across categories.

Mr. Virat Mehta
Director

Mr. Virat Mehta holds a degree from the University of Delhi and an MBA in Marketing and International Business from the Fordham Gabelli School of Business, New York. He has over 30 years’ experience in advertising, communication and brand marketing. Before he took on his role at Motwane, Mr. Mehta served as Vice President, Communications, at Nestle India. He has also worked in senior positions at leading advertising agencies such as Ogilvy and JWT.