Rohan Kishore Gutta

Founder & Director: Rohan Kishore Gutta

Rohan is the Founder and Director of Mileenergy Technologies Private Limited. He holds a B.E (Hons) Mechanical Engineering degree from BITS-Pilani, 2011 and Master of Science in Renewable Energy from Newcastle University, UK, 2012. He also completed a certificate course in Marketing from London School of Economics, UK, 2010. 

He aspires to handle various renewable projects like, converting Waste to Biogas and Biogas to BIO-CNG, Waste to Pellets, Solar power generation and also Marine renewable devices.

Prabhu Kishore Gutta
Co-Founder & Director: Prabhu Kishore Gutta

Prabhu is a Graduate in Commerce and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Methods and Programming. He has 30 years of Corporate Experience at senior levels with Pharmaceutical and Software companies. 

He is also the Co-founder and Director of the Bangalore based company, Activecubes Solutions India Private Limited, that also has operations in USA and Australia. Activecubes deals with software business and specialises in Business Intelligence and Business Analytics. 

Prabhu’s last employment was with Matrix Laboratories Limited (Mylan Labs), as the Executive Vice President and the Head of Information Technology, Human Resources, Corporate Administration, Supply Chain, Corporate Projects and Public Relations.
Nirmal Uppugundla
Co-Founder & Director: Nirmal Uppugundla

Nirmal received his bachelor degree in Biotechnology from Sathyabama University, Chennai. He pursued his Masters degree in Biological Engineering at University of Arkansas, USA in 2008, where he received a full scholarship for his research on purification and characterization ofneutraceutical compounds from agricultural biomass.

Pursuing his dream of converting biomass to value added products,Nirmal worked for US Department of Energy (US-DOE) funded Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center for 5 years. During that period his research mainly focused on enabling efficient large-scale conversion of lignocellulosic biomass to fuels and chemicals.

Nirmal's primary areas of interest include bioenergy, fermentation, chromatography, enzyme kinetics, carbohydrate and protein chemistry. During his time at GLBRC, Nirmal authored/co-authored 15 peer reviewed scientific publications focusing on bioenergy research in collaboration with several scientists at various bio-energy research centers (BESC, JEBEI, USDA etc) in the United States.