Sunand (“Sonny”) Sharma

Mr. Sunand Sharma is a business leader with 40+ years of experience. He is the former Chairman & Country President at Alstom India & South Asia, a company that manufactured and delivered Thermal Coal and Gas Power Plants, Nuclear Power Plants, Hydro Power Plants, Grid Transmission, Wind and Solar Plants, main-line Railway Electric Locomotives and Train sets, Urban Rail and Metro train sets, Signalling and Infrastructure.

He was formerly Adviser to Nokia Telecommunications Oy of Finland, Owens Corning Fiberglas Inc. of USA, Energy Developments Limited of Australia, Vialle Alternative Fuel Systems, and the Royal Cebeco Group of the Netherlands, GE Wind Energy of the USA and AccionaEnergia of Spain.

He also led Business Development for GE in India and South Asia for civil and military Aircraft Engines, Gas Turbines, Medical Systems, Plastics, Transportation.

He served as President of the Indo-French Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and chaired and served on various committees of the Confederation of Indian Industry, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry and the CII National Council and FICCI National Executive Committee.

Also appointed Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur (Knight of the Legion of Honour), the highest French civilian distinction, by the President of France in February 2016, he presently serves as Advisor to HFCL Limited, India, a telecommunications infrastructure and optical fiber cable manufacturer and to the Infinity Group, India, a pioneer in developing green buildings in India.