Sarangapani has about 31 years of experience in power plant operations and has been involved in the overall maintenance of India’s first ultra-supercritical station. His focus areas are HMI engineering, cybersecurity, advanced process control, digital asset management, IIoT, and Industry 4.0. Sarangapani was a topic leader and the only team member from India for preparation of IEC 62443-2-4 standard for Cybersecurity of Industrial Automation Systems. He spearheaded a project for remote operation of a hydro power station and also led the Digital Transformation team and prepared a digital roadmap. He holds a B.E (Control & Instrumentation) from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala and M.Tech in Computer Science, IETE.
General Manager of Maintenance, Khargone Super Thermal Power Project