Executive Business Development
Mr. Sinha is President of Bluebell Advisory Group since 1990. The firm accelerates business growth via advisory, board member, interim CEO, and professional consulting engagements. Ravi has been at the forefront of new business development, entrepreneurial team and funding execution, major strategic alliance development, spin-offs, licensing IP and very successful turnaround execution. In particular he is passionate about renewable energy, assisting entrepreneurs in all phases of company development and growth. He is actively engaged as a coach, advisor and mentor for Start Up Weekend, Cleantech Open, Oregon Entrepreneur Network, SIFE (OSU Business Team of the Austin Entrepreneurship Program), and supporter of economic development activity. Ravi serves on the Board of Focus The Nation and is highly networked in the investment communities of Silicon Valley, Oregon, India, China and Singapore.
Ravi founded Choice Solar India Pvt. Ltd. in 2008, a company that sourced and distributed simple solar solutions in India and is now undergoing an exit. In 2006 Ravi co-founded Solar Ki, LLC, a Solar Electric Design and Installation business in Corvallis. Mr. Sinha advised Signet Solar, Inc., a thin films solar business, and in this capacity he was instrumental in its launch in both the US and India. Ravi spent 15 years at Hewlett Packard, in semiconductor engineering, marketing, business development, subcontract wafer fabrication management and developing strategic alliances. He has served in marketing executive and CEO roles for various technology companies. Mr. Sinha is the founding Chair of Oregon’s TiE Clean Energy Special Interest Group and is a coach to entrepreneurs seeking to start businesses and raise capital. He received an M.S.E.E. from the University of Minnesota and lives in Corvallis Oregon.