Nikhil Padhi

Nikhil is the Global Lead for Manufacturing applications in Module Manufacturing plants at SunPower. He has led setting up of highly automated plants in Latin America and South Africa. He ran a Merger and Acquisition project in EU which involved integrating the Renewable arm of a France Oil & Gas major into SunPower. More recently, He has been working on Robotics & IoT initiatives in Manufacturing area. Prior to SunPower, he was with Deloitte where he worked in large business transformation projects for large clients in Pharma and Hitech industries. He is a firm believer in the principle “technology should empower organizations to make better decisions”. Hence, his current focus is digital initiatives in manufacturing facilities.

He holds a degree in Electrical Engineering and an MBA in Finance, Strategy and Information Systems