Mr. Rajesh Kumar Mediratta
Rajesh Kumar Mediratta is Director of IGX. He is also the Director of Strategy of our parent Company, Indian Energy Exchange (IEX). He joined IEX in September 2007 and has headed various functions such as business development, regulatory, corporate communications and strategy. Prior to this, he served at Multi Commodity Exchange of India Limited as vice president. He has 29 years of experience in the power sector. Prior to joining IEX, parent Company, he worked as an assistant director with the Central Electricity Authority and later with the Power Grid Corporation of India Limited. He has to his credit several papers on power markets, commercial mechanism, power system operations and settlement systems presented at international and national conferences.
He holds a bachelor’s degree of mechanical engineering and a degree of Master of Business Administration.
Mr. Deepak Mehta
Head, Business Development
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.
Mr. Prasanna Rao
Head, Market Operations
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.