Sembcorp Industries, a company specializing in energy, water, marine and urban development group, has set up India headquarters in New Delhi.
Vipul Tuli has been appointed the chief executive officer and country head for India.
India is one of Sembcorp’s key markets, and an integral part of the company’s emerging market strategy, the company said in a statement.
Sembcorp is one of the leading foreign investors in India’s power sector with over 3,400 megawatts of thermal and renewable power capacity in operation and under development.
Tuli in his new role as the India head will focus on furthering growth as well as managing Sembcorp’s investments, governance and key stakeholder relationships within India.
Tuli is also appointed as global Head of Group Strategy at Sembcorp.
Tang Kin Fei, group president and CEO, Sembcorp Industries, said, “The establishment of the new India headquarters reflects our commitment as a long-term investor in the country.”
Prior to joining Sembcorp, Tuli was with McKinsey & Company for the past 23 years. In his management consulting career, he has acquired expertise in multiple industries, especially energy, utilities and infrastructure.