Mr. Deepak Gadhia is the Chairman of Sunrise CSP India Pvt. Ltd. which is bringing an innovative BIGDISH system as the world's largest solar thermal concentrator to India. He has been a manufacturer of Scheffler concentrators and steam cooking systems, parabolic cookers, and more. He engineered and helped create large arrays of Scheffler concentrators for institutions, one of which at Tirupati, India, solar cooks 30,000 meals per day. He now mentors and supports many start-ups in CleanTech sectors.
Mr. Deepak Gadhia has received many awards and global recognitions, the latest being the prestigious EuroSolar Award on 23 Feb 2023 in Rome. He travels extensively to share his work and hold workshops to create awareness and train people and on various committees to promote Solar and sustainability.
Deepak Gadhia has moved to the Muni Seva Ashram, serves as a Trustee there, and looks after renewables and sustainability of the Ashram.
Mr. Gadhia was a board member at Solar Cookers International in 2012.