Ratul Puri is a former youth global leader and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Hindustan PowerProjects (HPPPL). The company is currently developing power assets across coal, thermal, solar and hydro with a combined investment of US$5.6 billion, of which US$3.1 billion has been invested in the last four years. Under his leadership, the clean energy arm has emerged as the largest solar developer in India. In 2002, Puri was awarded the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award for his commitment to the manufacturing industry in India and he has also pioneered the commissioning of large-scale solar plants in India.
Ratul Puri was born on Wednesday, 19 July 1972 (age 51 years; as in 2023) in India. In 2008, he started a power generation business with Hindustan Powerprojects and is currently one of the trending celebrities in the city. Ratul Puri has a net worth of $5.00 million (estimated) which he earned from his business as a businessman. He was viewed as one of the most successful, wealthy and beloved businessmen of all time.
Height (Approx): 5′ 8″
Hair Color: Black
Eye colour: black
Family, Caste and Wife
Ratul Puri was born in a Hindu family. His father’s name is Deepak Puri.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering, mathematics and computer science from Carnegie Mellon University.
Awards, Honors and Achievements
- Ratul Puri partners with DoIT Management (India) to support Dabang Delhi Kabaddi Club in the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League 2016.
- He has been named CEO of the Year by the World Brand Congress (2014) and the Asian Power Awards (2015).
- He has also been certified by The Economic Times (2014) for his contribution to the infrastructure sector in India.
- In 2007, Business Today ranked him among the country’s “Top 21 Young Leaders” who can shape India’s destiny in the 21st century.
- Dataquest magazine has named him among the “Young Brigade in the IT Industry”.
- He was declared CMO Asia CEO of the Year award.
- Puri has inside knowledge of coal-based thermal and understanding of clean energy, and has been advocating the adoption of energy mix in India to meet its energy demands.
- Ratul Puri is also the Chairman of the Power Committee of CII-Northern Region. He led the discussion on climate resilience during WEF, 2016 and was co-chair of the Energy Track at the India National Strategy Day driving innovative financing agenda.
- He has been recognized by leading industry bodies and media publications and is widely seen as the industry voice for the Indian power sector.
- His father taught him from the beginning to see the big picture, plan and strategize in detail and thus become an aware and prepared risk taker.