BOSTON– Enel X, the Enel Group’s advanced energy services business line, has appointed Surya Panditi as the new Head of Enel X North America to oversee and manage the company’s business in the US and Canada.
“The North American energy landscape is becoming increasingly more digital as new services and innovative solutions are introduced to the market,” said Mr. Panditi, Head of Enel X North America. “Enel X is at the forefront of this industry transformation and I cannot think of a more exciting time to be joining the company. I look forward to bringing my experience to help accelerate this change and further fuel Enel X’s success in North America.”
Mr. Panditi has more than 25 years of experience in the fields of data networking, telecommunications and enterprise software.
Prior to joining Enel X, Mr. Panditi was General Manager at software development company, CA Technologies. His background includes executive level leadership roles at Cisco Systems, where he served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the company’s Service Provider Networking Group, overseeing strategy, engineering, and marketing direction for service provider networking platforms. He has also served in executive and advisory roles for several start-ups including as CEO of Avici, which he took public in 2000, as Board Member at Preen.me, and as Advisor to StageOne Ventures and Rasa Networks.
Mr. Panditi holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Chennai, and a master’s in business administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Enel X is Enel’s global business line dedicated to developing innovative products and digital solutions in sectors in which energy is showing the greatest potential for transformation: cities, homes, industries and electric mobility.