Jagadesh Munusamy, widely recognized as Jega, is a distinguished professional who holds a Bachelor's Degree (Honours) in Engineering (Electrical and Electronic), specializing in Electrical Power from UNITEN Malaysia. His academic journey continued with the acquisition of another degree in Telecommunications from the University of East London. In the year 2021, Jega ventured into entrepreneurship by establishing the Lima Lima Group of Companies.
Commencing his career at Freescale Semiconductors, formerly known as Motorola, Jega served as a process engineer specializing in the front-end for wire-bond processes on microprocessors. In this role, he conducted product quality analysis and root cause analysis for product failures. His contributions extended to continuous improvement projects aimed at enhancing product yield.
Transitioning to Transgrid Ventures Sdn Bhd, Jega assumed the role of a project engineer, where he played a pivotal role in diverse projects, including the erection of transmission lines and EPCC contracts for the construction and extension of Tenaga National Berhad’s main sub-stations (PMU) nationwide, ranging from 11kV to 132kV. His responsibilities encompassed project management, detailed engineering tasks covering primary and secondary high voltage equipment, and coordination with various departments within TNB.
Subsequently, Jega dedicated over a decade to a local startup, participating in their inaugural EPCC contract in Renewable Energy (RE) and Energy Efficient (EE) projects in Malaysia. These projects featured the utilization of MWM GmbH’s Internal Combustion Engines (ICE). As the founder of the Lima Lima Group of Companies, Jega serves as the driving force behind the organization, steering it to prominence in the field of ICE generation solutions. Under his leadership, the group has achieved the distinction of being the country’s second-largest company in terms of total installations and operating machines.
Notably, Jega has been extensively engaged with various government agencies, including the Sustainable Energy Development Authority (SEDA), Energy Commission Malaysia (ST), Tenaga Nasional Malaysia (TNB), Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA), Gas Malaysia Berhad (GMB), Malaysian Green Technology Corporation (GTC), Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB), Indah Water Konsortium (IWK), and the Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT).
Jega's multifaceted career journey reflects a profound commitment to excellence and innovation, positioning him as a key figure in the energy and engineering sectors.
“To be successful, we have to have our heart in the business. With that commitment, every difficulty we face is viewed as an opportunity for our company to grow.”
ABOUT THE FOUNDER
Jagadesh Munusamy ("Jega")
SM Avicnesvaran Subramaniam, affectionately known as Vicky, stands as a co-founder of the Lima Lima Group of Companies. He earned his Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics (Hons), with a specialization in Telecommunications, from Multimedia University (MMU Cyberjaya) before contributing to the establishment of Lima Lima Group in 2021. Vicky has cultivated over 13 years of experience in the realms of telecommunications and strategic planning.
Embarking on his professional journey in 2009, Vicky commenced his career with Telekom Malaysia (TM) as a JKH Contractor, assuming the role of a Technical Assistant. Over the years, he showcased his versatility by taking on diverse responsibilities, including planning, implementation, maintenance, and control of key technical projects and operations. His trajectory within TM culminated in the position of General Manager of Specialized Network Services. In this capacity, Vicky spearheaded the marketing, implementation, operation, and maintenance of networks for a spectrum of clients. His purview extended to the deployment of fiber cables and the sale of fiber products. Notably, he played a pivotal role in operational and maintenance activities for TROS, ND, and NGN projects unit, where the adoption and implementation of industry best practices were paramount to achieving operational excellence.
Vicky's journey is marked by a steadfast commitment to excellence, and as a co-founder of Lima Lima Group, he brings a wealth of experience and strategic insight to the organization. His proficiency in telecommunications and strategic planning positions Lima Lima Group as a dynamic player in the industry under his dedicated leadership.
ROKEBUL ISLAM CHOWDHURY
Founding Partner, LLG
SM AVICNESVARAN SUBRAMANIAM ("Vicky")
Rokebul Islam Chowdhury, a highly skilled and accomplished professional, holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) from Chittagong University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh, earned in 2009. His career journey commenced with a robust foundation in the realm of Internal Combustion Engines (ICE), specifically with MWM GmbH (now Caterpillar Energy Solution GmbH). Over the years, he has refined his expertise in various facets of ICE service and maintenance, including erection, pre-commissioning, and commissioning.
Beyond the technical domain, Rokebul has actively contributed to business development, maintenance planning and execution, engineering, procurement, after-sales service, and imports and exports planning. His notable role in steering the growth and development of the company has established it as a prominent player in the ICE after-sales service solutions industry. His commitment to continuous learning is evident through certifications in ICE commissioning and maintenance from Caterpillar Energy Solution GmbH, enriching his skill set.
As a founding partner of the Lima Lima Group of Companies, Rokebul leverages his extensive engineering background and hands-on field experience in the Alternative Power Generation sector. His primary goal within this venture is to drive business growth and expand the company's presence in Malaysia's power generation landscape, focusing on Renewable Energy (RE) and co-generation plants. He endeavors to create innovative solutions contributing to sustainable energy practices.
With a profound commitment to engineering excellence and a vision for a greener future, Rokebul is dedicated to making a lasting impact in the energy sector. His efforts are geared towards fostering growth, sustainability, and success for the organizations and projects associated with Lima Lima Group.
Pradip Kumar Gaur stands as a distinguished co-founder of Lima Lima Group, bringing over three decades of expertise in electrical and electronic engineering operations and project management. His journey commenced with a solid educational foundation, earning a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from Government Polytechnic College and advancing to an MSc. in Electronics from Jiwaji University.
In his early career at J.C Mills Ltd, Gwalior, India, Pradip excelled as a Senior Electrical/Electronic Engineer, playing a pivotal role in maintaining complex electrical systems. As Chief Engineer at PT. Lotus Indah Textile Industries, Surabaya, Indonesia, he showcased strategic prowess in optimizing operational performance and energy conservation through effective renovations and modifications.
Transitioning to the role of General Manager at PT. Manunggal Energi Nusantara, Pradip assumed full accountability for strategy and daily operations. His leadership was instrumental in the successful construction of independent power plants across various industrial sites in Indonesia.
Pradip's achievements extend to his role as Service Director at PT. Euroasiatic Jaya, Jakarta, Indonesia, where he effectively managed and developed the company's engine service division. Later, as the Technical Director at Bitratex Industries & PT. Prima Yudha Mandiri, he showcased excellence in plant management, achieving zero breakdowns and significant power savings.
As a co-founder of Lima Lima Group, Pradip Kumar Gaur channels his extensive expertise to drive business growth, foster sustainability, and innovate in the alternative power generation sector. His commitment to engineering excellence and strategic leadership positions Lima Lima Group as a dynamic player in the industry under his dedicated guidance.
PRADIP KUMAR GAUR
MD. SHADAT HOSSAIN
Lima Lima Energy Bangladesh Ltd
Md. Shadat Hossain is an accomplished Electrical & Electronic Engineering professional with a distinguished academic background and over 15 years of experience in the field. His expertise in the Internal Combustion (IC) engine sector, combined with international exposure and specialised training, sets him apart as a highly valuable asset in the industry.
Md. Shadat Hossain holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, underlining his strong theoretical foundation. Additionally, he possesses a Diploma in Electrical Engineering, demonstrating his comprehensive knowledge in the field.
With more than a decade and a half of hands-on experience, Md. Shadat Hossain has honed his skills in various aspects of Electrical Engineering, with a particular focus on troubleshooting, commissioning, and maintenance. His career has been marked by a commitment to excellence and a dedication to solving complex electrical and electronic challenges in the IC engine sector.
Md. Shadat Hossain's career has taken him across international boundaries, having worked in both Bangladesh and Indonesia. This diverse geographical experience highlights his adaptability and ability to excel in different settings.
One of his standout achievements is the training he received at the prestigious Caterpillar training center in Mannheim, Germany. This specialized training underscores his commitment to continuous professional development and signifies his in-depth knowledge of Caterpillar engine technology.
Md. Shadat Hossain's practical experience speaks for itself, having been directly involved in the commissioning and troubleshooting of over 100 engines. This extensive hands-on experience is a testament to his proficiency and problem-solving abilities in the IC engine sector.
Md. Shadat Hossain's qualifications, international experience, specialised training, and hands-on expertise make him a highly sought-after professional in Electrical & Electronic Engineering. His dedication to excellence, adaptability, and his capacity to solve complex problems in the IC engine sector set him apart as a distinguished engineer in the field. His proven track record and commitment to continuous learning make him an invaluable asset in any professional context.