Praveen Kumar Tippani

Director of Process Engineering

Praveen currently works as the Director of Process Engineering at EnergyX, leveraging 14 years of experience in the mining and metals industry. In his current role, Praveen manages the selection of Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) partners and leads EPC teams with precision. His meticulous approach ensures that EnergyX projects are thoroughly designed, engineered, and installed.

Additionally, he collaborates with the pilot operations team to ensure the seamless commissioning and demonstration of EnergyX technologies.Before joining EnergyX, Praveen held senior management roles with various African-operated mining and metal companies specializing in Copper, Cobalt, and Gold. His extensive experience in process engineering, project development, process optimization, troubleshooting and operations management within mineral processing has been instrumental in his success.

Praveen earned his Bachelor’s degree (BS) in Chemical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, followed by a Master’s degree (MS) in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology. He advanced his knowledge and leadership skills by receiving an MBA in Management and Finance from the University of California, Riverside.