KV Pradeep is New Olectra Greentech MD

 - Sakshi Post

Q1 recorded an exceptional topline growth of 86 % from Rs.22.15 crore in Q1 FY20 to Rs. 41.15 crore in Q1 FY21.

The growth is mainly due to supply of Electric buses (11 buses in Q1 21-22 against NIL buses in Q1 2020-21) & higher operating income recorded in the current quarter from Pune Bus Operations.

PAT for the company has shown a significant improvement of Rs. 5.65 Crores from a Loss position of Rs. 3.62 crores in Q1 2020-21

Appointed Mr. Venkateswara Pradeep Karumuru, a Non-Executive Director of the Company as Managing Director of the Company.

Hyderabad:  The Board of Directors of Olectra Greentech Limited (OGL) at their meeting held here on Thursday, appointed Venkateswara Pradeep Karumuru (K V Pradeep) a Non-Executive Director of the Company as Managing Director of the Company for 3 years w.e.f. 29th July 2021, subject to shareholders’ approval. Mr K V Pradeep is a Civil Engineer with over 22 years of experience in business development, execution of projects and general management of EPC & aviation business.

The Board also approved Standalone and Consolidated Un-audited Financial Results along with the Limited Review Report for the first quarter ended 30th June 2021. Olectra Greentech is part of the part of the Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Limited (MEIL) Group.

Commenting on the new appointment, Mr. KV Pradeep said, " I feel proud and happy to lead the fastest growing electric bus company in the country. I will continue the growth trajectory to the new leaps. As more and more countries adopting emission-free transportation means, we take part in introducing the most advanced and eco-friendly electric buses in the country."

OGL records 86% Revenue growth 

OGL has recorded Revenue from operations of Rs. 41.15 Crores for the quarter ended 30th June 2021 against Rs. 22.15 Crores for the corresponding quarter ended 30th June 2020, resulting in top-line growth of 86%, mainly due to supply of Electric buses (11 buses in Q1 21-22 against NIL buses in Q1 2020-21) & higher operating income recorded in the current quarter from Pune Bus Operations. 

The E-Bus division has recorded a top-line of Rs. 23.36 Crores for the quarter ended 30th June 2021 against Rs. 0.25 Crores for the corresponding quarter ended 30th June 2020, resulting in a significant jump in top-line, mainly due to supply of Electric buses (11 buses in Q1 21-22 against NIL buses in Q1 20-21) and also recording operating income in the current quarter from Pune Bus Operations on assured KMs.

Overall, the higher Revenue from Operations mainly  E-bus Division, the PAT for the company has shown a significant improvement of Rs. 5.65 Crores from a Loss position of Rs. 3.62 crores in Q1 2020-21 to positive bottom-line of Rs. 2.03 Crores in Q1 2021-22 mainly due to a) Better margins in both Insulator & E-Bus Divisions, and b) Cost savings in terms of employee & finance costs.

Healthy order book

The company also has a healthy order book for 1325 E-Buses out of which 87 buses are already delivered. For another 300 Electric Buses, the company has been declared as the least quoted bidder and expecting the letters of the award. Many other tenders for Electric Busses are under evaluation stage, wherein the company and its associate company have participated. 

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