Avinash Bapat is the Chief Financial officer (CFO) at Mahindra Susten. As the CFO at Mahindra Susten, Avinash plays a pivotal role in ensuring financial excellence and strategic guidance for our organization. Reporting to the board of directors, he oversees key areas such as compliance, cash flow management, finance and accounting, and control. With a strong focus on fostering business partnerships, Avinash enables the implementation of our strategies aimed at developing high-quality renewable assets.
He brings a wealth of experience and expertise to Mahindra Susten. He began his career with Nirma Limited, where he worked in treasury for five years, gaining valuable insights into financial management. He joined the Mahindra Group in 2003 and has since held notable stints as CFO for Mahindra USA and Mahindra South Africa, each for six years. This diverse experience has equipped him with a deep understanding of various sectors and corporate teams within the Mahindra Group, enabling him to provide invaluable leadership to Mahindra Susten.
In terms of his educational background, he holds a PGDBA from ICFAI Institute and is a Cost & Works Accountant. His educational qualifications have played a significant role in his growth as a leader, equipping him with a strong foundation in financial management and accounting. Notably, he was recognized as one of the Top 100 CFOs in 2020 by the CFO Next Institute, highlighting his exceptional achievements and leadership capabilities.
With him being at the helm of our financial operations, Mahindra Susten continues to thrive and drive sustainable solutions in the renewable energy industry. His strategic insights, expertise, and dedication to financial excellence are instrumental in propelling our company towards a greener and more sustainable future.