Anand Pillay

Lead Electrical Engineer

Anand Pillay is a Lead Electrical Engineer at Red Rocket, and a member of the Engineering & Commissioning team. He is a multi-talented professional who brings to his role almost two decades of experience in utility-scale renewable and gas power generation, specialising in operations and maintenance engineering, asset management, project engineering, regulatory compliance management, commissioning, mentoring and conducting major technical investigations.

He joined our company in 2023 to execute the electrical aspects of our wind and solar projects. In his role, Anand is responsible for managing Grid Code compliance and all electrical aspects of our wind, solar and energy storage projects, which includes interacting with the various role-players for the successful completion of projects from development to commercial operation.

Anand has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, a Master of Science in Engineering (Cum Laude) and is also a registered Professional Engineer with the Engineering Council of South Africa.