Mr. Nilesh Y.Jadhav Program Director, Senior Scientist, Energy Research Institute@NTU
Mr Nilesh Y. Jadhav is currently a Senior Scientist and Program Director at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. He leads the EcoCampus initiative at NTU, which epitomises the combination of R&D, test-bedding and industry collaboration to achieve a high impact sustainability showcase for Singapore. Before taking over this initiative formally in April 2014, he led the research group on Sustainable Building Technologies at the Energy Research Institute at NTU (ERI@N) as a Program Director. He has been involved in writing the Technology Primers on Smart Grids and Solar Technologies for the National Climate Change Secretariat and also was the project lead for developing Singapore’s first Technology Roadmap in the area of Energy Efficient Building Technologies with the Building Construction Authority (BCA) of Singapore.
Prior to joining NTU in 2011, Nilesh has over 12 years of diverse work experience in management & technical roles in manufacturing, supply- logistics and research functions in Singapore and the Netherlands. He is an active member of the Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore (SEAS) since 2009 and a silver member with the International Solar Energy Society (ISES). Nilesh has a keen interest and involvement in technology commercialization activities and mentoring new technology start-ups.