Mr. Rajesh K Mediratta is the Managing Director & CEO of our Company with effect from November 2, 2021. He has rich experience of 33 yrs wherein 14 years he was associated with IEX and played key role developing power markets in the country. Many first to his credit as key resource : setting up and developing 1st power exchange, 1st gas exchange in the country and implementing Energy Settlement Systems for the region and state in Western Region and state of Gujarat, resp.
He has been instrumental in establishing the IGX from the stage of developing the idea of Gas Exchange, facilitating reforms for active and vibrant gas markets. He was designated as the Chief Business Officer of the Company before current posting. He has been playing important role in shaping up reforms in the gas sector.
Previously, he worked with Central Electricity Authority and Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. His key interests are gas/LNG markets, power markets, energy transition and sustainability markets.
He holds a B.Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering and is also a Masters in Business Administration.
Vineet Harlalka is the Chief Financial Officer of IGX. He is also the Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary of the Indian Energy Exchange Limited, the parent Company. He was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of IGX with effect from April 19, 2021. He has more than 21 years of experience in the field of finance, taxation, treasury, secretarial and accounting practice. In the past he was associated with New Holland Fiat (India) Private Limited.
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree of Commerce from the University of Delhi. He is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI).
Deepak Mehta is the Head, Business Development of IGX. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Bangalore University and also has a post-graduate degree in MBA Marketing from CCSHAU, Hisar. He has over 20 years of experience in the oil & gas industry and commodities. Prior to joining our Company, he worked with the Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. (MCX) for more than 14 years where he was heading the Energy & Agri division. He was responsible for the promotion of energy & Agri contracts, setting up of corporate hedging desks for price risk management, contract designing & promotion, launching of new commodities, promotion of different trading strategies, execution of MOUs with corporates, associations, seminars for promoting futures contracts, interaction with the regulators, development of spot markets, international exchange ventures, etc. Major commodities handled by him included Natural Gas, Crude Oil, Cotton, Mentha Oil, CPO, etc. He has also worked with Mahanagar Gas Limited (MGL) for 6 years and was responsible for the execution of gas supply agreements, Industrial & Commercial marketing, etc.
Prasanna Rao is the Head (Market Operations) of IGX. He holds a bachelor degree of Commerce from the University of Mumbai. He has 22 years of experience in market operations of equity, commodity and power exchanges. Prior to joining IEX, he worked with Multi Commodity Exchange of India Limited for four years. He has also worked with Inter Connected Stock Exchange of India Limited. He has been involved in the drafting of the Market rules, development of the exchange technology software and for handling day to day processes.