Sushil Purohit is the President of Wärtsilä Energy and Executive Vice President at Wärtsilä. He brings more than 26 years of energy and power generation experience, of which 22 years have been with Wärtsilä in sales, business development, and leadership positions.
For the last decade, Sushil has promoted flexible power generation in the Middle East, Asia, Australia and Americas markets. Together with the Wärtsilä team, he has helped our customers unlock value by optimising their power systems and future-proofing their assets. Now, in his current role, Sushil leads Wärtsilä’s global energy business with the vision of leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future.
Sushil is committed to accelerating the energy sector’s efforts towards decarbonisation. He believes it is our responsibility to pass on to our children a world in a better condition than the one we inherited. Sushil is determined to foster an environment for learning and open dialogue, while enabling energy leaders to take informed and fact-based decisions. He has a track record in turning vision and strategy into an understandable roadmap – and engaging people to get things done.
Sushil is well respected by his colleagues for his positive outlook and the ability to generate business growth, while his focus is always on his people. Under his leadership, Wärtsilä has won and executed several ground-breaking and award winning projects.