is the chairman
and managing director
of Suzlon Energy
, a US $2 billion market cap wind power
based company. He, along with his three siblings, own 58% of the company. He is from Rajkot Gujarat
where he started his first venture which was in textiles in Surat called Sulzer Synthetics P. Ltd. later changed name Suzlon Synthetics Ltd. And there after Suzlon Fibres Ltd,, then he moved into wind energy production and founded Suzlon Energy.
A commerce graduate and a diploma holder in mechanical engineering, Tulsi Tanti originally hails from Rajkot City Of Gujarat and is presently based in Pune, Maharashtra. Tulsi Tanti was earlier into textiles. He started his textile business with name of Sulzer Synthetics P. Ltd. in Surat, Gujarat. But he found the prospects stunted due to infrastructural bottlenecks. The biggest of them all was the cost and unavailability of power, which formed a high proportion of operating expenses of textile industry.
In 1990, Tulsi Tanti invested in two Vestas wind turbines
and realized their huge potential. In 1995, he... Read More