Anil Srivastava

Chief Executive Officer

Anil Srivastava, chief executive officer of Leclanché, is a highly successful and experienced executive with a strong track record of building global businesses. His quarter century experience spans the clean energy, digital technology and telecommunications markets.

He joined Leclanché in June 2014 and has engineered a turnaround of the 100-plus year old battery manufacturer into a top tier provider of energy storage solutions serving the utilities and mobility/transportation industries.

Previously, Srivastava served as executive partner of Climate Holdings for two years. Prior to that, he was chief executive of Areva Renewables and a member of the Areva Group’s executive committee from January 2009 to December 2011.

For three years, he was the chief executive of a large offshore wind business in Germany. Earlier positions include senior roles in TomTom group, Alcatel-Lucent and AVAYA.

He obtained a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India, and graduated with an Executive MBA from the Wharton School of Business in the United States.

Srivastava is married to his wife and friend of 30 years, Jean Gonsalves, and reside near Lausanne, Switzerland. They have two young adult sons.




September 2021
Pareto Security Conference


February 2021
Energy Storage Summit 2021


October 5th, 2020
Maritime Transport Efficiency, Geneva


September 8th, 2020
Virtual Island Summit 2020, Grand Opening – Western Hemisphere


October 10th, 2019
Oil and Money 2019, Anil Srivastava Shares Thoughts on EV Industry Progress


October 10th, 2019
Anil Srivastava talks at Oil & Money 2019: Transportation Forum: Adapting to the Electric Vehicle Revolution


May 8th, 2019
Anil Srivastava talks to EXPO TV at The Battery Show Europe 2019


October 11th, 2018
Oil and Money 2018: Anil Srivastava


February 21st, 2017
Bloomberg NEF Summit, London, 21 February 2017: Interview of Anil Srivastava on the latest changes in energy storage


November 24th, 2016
Bloomberg New Energy Forum, London, 2016: Interview of Anil Srivastava on energy storage trends and progress of Leclanché


November 24th, 2016
Bloomberg New Energy Forum, London, 2016: Anil Srivastava on  Energy storage


April 13th, 2015
Bloomberg Future of Energy Summit 2015, New York, 13 April 2015: panel discussion on the developments of technology for energy 



June 2021
Beyond the State of the Art: next Generation Battery Module by Leclanché

December 10th, 2020
St Kitts Energy Storage Project Groundbreaking Ceremony


March 24th, 2021                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Leclanche CEO Anil Srivastava (


Anil Srivastava is interviewed in Thrive Global, June 15th 2021

Anil Srivastava in Authority Magazine, June 4th, 2021

Silicon Republic, 25 entrepreneurs set to shake up their industries in 2020

Anil Srivastava is interviewed in the Daily Telegraph on November 27th 2018


June 17, 2021
Radio Télévision Suisse




European CEO Award, 2019