Mumbai, Oct. 16 -- Suzlon Energy on Friday said it has appointed Ashwani Kumar as its group chief executive officer (CEO) according to a statement filed on the exchange.

Ashwani Kumar, has over three decades of experience in projects, business development and finance at leading Indian power and infrastructure companies, is an alumnus of IIM Bangalore and The Harvard Business School. He has led the construction of over 6,000 megawatts (MW) of power projects from bidding to commercial operations and has expertise in closing and managing large, complex contracts, effectively leveraging corporate affairs.

Suzlon Group Chairman and Managing Director Tulsi Tanti said "Ashwani Kumar brings with him a rich experience of power and infrastructure...