Pasupathy Ap is a seasoned Renewable Energy professional with over two decades of experience in the legal and RE sector. He has handled and led the legal portfolio for wind farm/solar farm projects for various OEMs and also led the project development (includes land, permit and approvals) activities for various OEMs/IPPs such as Gamesa Renewables (now Siemens Gamesa), Vestas, Bharat Light&Power (Now Enel green), SunEdison and ReNew Power.
An expert in RE related approvals, contracts, litigation, regulation and compliances with a notable percipience in handling the land acquisition and its due diligence across India, and expertise in EPC, BoP and Development contracts. Furthermore, he exerts acuity in the area of development of wind and solar projects and their risk management.
Prior to his association with the Fox Mandal family, Mr. Pasupathy played an instrumental role in leading and institutionalizing the wind-farm undertaking of legal departments of various renowned and significant RE companies like Siemens Gamesa, Vestas, Bharat Light and Power (presently known as Enel Green) Sun Edison etc. He also supervised and succoured the project development department of the RE companies in rooting their renewable energy project vision Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.
His cogency and prowess in the legal and RE project development sphere shall facilitate FM to render dynamic and sophisticated end-to-end solutions to the RE exigencies, across the industry value chain; especially pertaining to the legal aspects including land, structuring of transactions and projects, due diligence on counter parties, contract negotiation, contract management, investor management and litigation management.
LL.B from Pondicherry University
M.L from University of Madras (Marina campus)
Bar Council of Tamil Nadu
Renewable energy business and legal solutions for OEM, IPP, Developer & Contractor
Project approvals and guidance
RE regulations and compliance
Legal due diligence on completed / ongoing projects, lands and compliances of laws
Corporate, commercial and regulatory issues
Civil and criminal laws