Ajoy Rajani

Ajoy Rajani joined CyanConnode in December 2020 and is now the Executive Vice Chairman and Additional MD & CEO of CyanConnode India. Having 30+ years of experience in smart metering and IoT solutions, he is adept at leading technological advancements and business strategies.

Ajoy has been a pioneer in the Indian smart metering space, having introduced India’s first PLC meter and Smart Meter, and deployed India’s first Automated Meter Reading (AMR) systems, improving utility management and measurement. He was instrumental in building standards for IPV6, IS15959, and IS 16444 for smart metering in India, and developed the standard bidding document under RDSS.

Previous key leadership roles include roles at Reliance Communications and Reliance Energy, achieving substantial revenue growth (IoT revenues of approximately USD 100 million) and technological innovation. Advisory roles include roles in industry forums and organizations such as India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF), ERAM, and Smart Energy Water (SEW), shaping national policies and international standards for smart utilities.

As Additional Managing Director and CEO of CyanConnode, he is driving global smart technology solutions and positioning the company at the forefront of the industry.