Dr. Pradeep Haldar serves as Vice President of Entrepreneurship Innovation and Clean Energy Programs at SUNY Polytechnic Institute and as COO and CTO of the U.S. Photovoltaic Manufacturing Consortium (PVMC), in partnership with REMATCH. Dr. Haldar’s activities are centered around public-private partnerships, world-class technology development, R&D, entrepreneurship and commercialization of nanotech and clean energy ecosystems.
He has over 25 years of industrial and academic experience, with considerable expertise in building open innovation capabilities, strategic alliances, business and technology strategy, technology portfolio management, and incubation. Prior to joining CNSE, Dr. Haldar founded and served as General Manager and Director of Technology of rapidly growing SuperPower, a start-up and new spin-out subsidiary of Intermagnetics (sold to Philips for $1.3B). He is a Fellow of the Institute of Physics and recipient of the President’s Excellence in Research award. He has his Ph.D. from Northeastern University and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.