Mr. Rajiv Srivastava
Rajiv Srivastava is Director of IGX. He is also the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of our parent company, Indian Energy Exchange. Prior to this role, he was the Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Head of Sales Strategy & Operations for HP Inc., Asia Pacific & Japan from May 2017 to March 2019. Based in Singapore, he was responsible for HP’s end to end sales, strategy, sales ennoblement, operations, growth initiatives as well as services and solutions. Between July 2011 and April 2017, Rajiv was the Managing Director of HP Inc where he was responsible for managing and growing HP’s computing & printing products, solutions and services business. He first joined HP in 1997 and later moved to Microsoft in the year 2006 as the General Manager, Enterprise & Partner Group. In February 2010 Rajiv re-joined HP as their Chief Operating Officer. Rajiv has held leadership positions with trade bodies such as Confederation of Indian Industries (CII), Manufacturers’ Association of Information Technology (MAIT), American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) and National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM). He has earlier worked with other blue-chip organizations like HCL, Hewlett-Packard Ltd and Escorts Yamaha Motorcycle Ltd.
Rajiv joined IGX in October 2019. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with further specialization in international business.
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. Vineet Harlalka
Vineet Harlalka is the Director of IGX. He is also serving as the Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary and Compliance Officer of our parent Company, Indian Energy Exchange (IEX). He was appointed as the Company Secretary of IEX with effect from January 16, 2010 and as the Chief Financial Officer of IEX with effect from May 9, 2014 and as Compliance Officer with effect from May 30, 2017. He has more than 20 years of experience in the field of finance, taxation, and treasury, secretarial and accounting practice. Prior to joining IEX group of Companies, he has worked with New Holland Fiat (India) Private Limited.
He holds a bachelor’s degree of commerce from the University of Delhi, New Delhi and has been admitted as an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
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.