Our People

SWAFE’s board has industry leaders and visionaries leading a young, dynamic organisation, together they are pledged to make a difference to the service industry. Our key executive team members in their dual roles as customer advocates are completely driven by customer needs to provide innovative solutions while leveraging the experience of our team of subject matter experts from cooling, electrical and hardware industry.

Our Board And Managemnet Team

Shalendra Vashisth,   MD, CEO
Shalendra has over 20 years of cross functional experience in Enterprise Business Management. He in the role of a senior executive in APC and then Schneider leading MNC and has played a pivotal role in shaping the growth and profitability of the company in the Indian Sub continent and South Asian Region. He is a celebrated speaker in global forums for design of green datacenter and exhibits unparalleled thought leadership for energy savings and efficiency improvement.

He holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in electrical and Marketing Management from the Asian Institute of Management in Manila.

Manu Raj,   Member of Board
Manu brings with him over two decades of rich multi industry experience in strategic consulting with leading MNCs. He is actively engaged in consulting and. specializes in improving Profit, Free Cash Flow & ROCE by an order of magnitude in a short span of time. His expertise is in eliminating non value add expense and time to deliver what the customer wants faster and at lower cost to the Company.

Manu holds a Bachelors Degree in Engineering. Before starting his consulting company Manu worked with companies like Greaves, TVS Electronics, Accenture.

Aneesh Dev,   Member of Board
Aneesh Dev is a seasoned business man who has been successfully engaged in building multiple ventures over the last 24 years. He has worked across industries with extensive experience in taking start-ups to the next level.Through his vision and dynamism he has led a group of entrepreneur run corporates’ into being one of the biggest entertainment conglomerate in Asia today.

His area of expertise lies in his eye for details, ability in analysing future business trends, responding to customer’s ever changing demands and behaviour. Prudent and pragmatic in balancing risk versus benefit while ensuring momentum to the company through every business opportunity. Aneesh contributes actively to SWAFE’s business today and to how it is poised to grow in near future

Ekta Satle ,   VP Operations
Ekta is a dynamic, resourceful leader with a contagious passion to outperform set objectives. Her short yet impactful career has seen her manage various roles across finance, HR and operations to perfection. Her success in each was marked by her ability to understand their respective objectives and facilitate a sustainable and adaptable framework to drive excellence across functions.

Steadfast and foresighted she possesses objectivity and candour to own and execute her decisions. Her ability to translate business ideas into a healthy balance sheet makes her a great ally to the management and key executives alike. Her areas of expertise include Business and corporate Planning, Operations Management, Systems & Process Implementation, resource mapping, project planning and management, Organisational structuring and Change management at large.

Ekta is commerce graduate and holds a Masters in Business Administration from Pune University.