December 11, 2018
Ecogreen Energy, a subsidiary of Singapore listed CJE group, the global leaders in waste management and waste-to-energy sector, has appointed Vishal Gupta as the Chief Executive Officer. The decision of the management change came during the board meeting held recently. He will be incharge of the day-to-day leadership of the Company and will also join Ecogreen’s Board of Directors.
Mr. Vishal Gupta, CEO, Ecogreen Energy
Mr. Vishal Gupta has over a decade of experience in managing large organizations in Energy and Environment sector across Asia. He has worked with many organizations across Asia in key positions. He has created and managed many successful ventures in various sectors in India, UAE and North America. He has been instrumental in bringing and managing large scale investments in UAE and has been advising various international governmental bodies on environment related projects. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Mr. Vishal Gupta commented, “I am very pleased to join Ecogreen Energy and look forward to driving the development and execution of our strategy going forward. Our company is one of the largest waste management companies in Asia and our main focus will be to implement group vision and to bring our global experience, systems and know how to professionally manage the Waste issue in India. We have an exceptionally talented team at Ecogreen Energy that is focused on taking decisive actions to transform the current scenario and unlocking future growth opportunities. Waste is a big problem in the country and the company is committed to providing green and sustainable solutions for managing it.”
“I’ve had the opportunity to watch Vishal grow as a leader over the last years and am convinced there is no better leader for Ecogreen Energy in India today. Vishal stands apart as a leader with an extraordinary ability to connect vision, people and ideas to drive strategy and execution. He is a seasoned leader with significant experience working with the waste management, operating efficiently at scale, and delivering value to shareholders.” said Mr. Charles Zhang, Global CEO & India MD.
Ecogreen currently, has three large Integrated Solid Waste Management Projects in India, covering entire cities of Gurugram, Faridabad, Lucknow and Gwalior. Ecogreen provides door to door waste collection service for over 2 million households, its transportation to the landfill sites for further management. Recently there were a lot of complaints related to day to day operations of the company, especially waste collection.
About CJE Group
Ecogreen Energy Pvt. Ltd. is a subsidiary of China Jinjiang Environment Holding Company Limited (CJE). CJE is world’s leading Waste to Energy Company listed on Singapore Stock Exchange. CJE has over 41 Waste to Energy plants worldwide with cumulative power generation capacity of 900+ MW and daily waste handling capacity of 65,000 tonnes.
CJE is part of the Hangzhou Jinjiang Group (HJJ), which is a diversified conglomerate and one of the top 300 rated groups in China. CJE is a pioneer in Waste to Energy business since 1983 and is listed on SGX with a valuation of over SGD 1 Billion.