Category Archives: Exhibitions & Industry Events

Skipper showcased as an anchor investor in the Seminar on “Nigeria – a Gateway to Africa, A Land of limitless opportunities” organized by Nigerian High Commission in India

The Seminar on Nigeria was organized by Nigerian High Commission in India on 24th May, 2019 in New Delhi. Seeking potential business opportunities in Africa, Exim Bank, many private-sector representatives and government representatives took part in Seminar.
H.E. Chris Sunday Eze, High commissioner of Nigeria, H.E. Ernest Rwamucyo, High commissioner of Rwanda, H.E. Michael Aaron N. N. Oquaye Esq (Jnr), High commissioner of Ghana, H. E. Jainaba Jagne, High commissioner of Gambia, H. E. Judith K.K Kan’goma-Kapjimpanga, High commissioner of Zambia, Mr. Okere, Trade Commissioner, High Commission of Nigeria, H.E. Mahesh Sachdev, Former High Commissioner of India emphasized on investment possibilities in their respective countries. Many Nigerian companies and Indian Companies operating in Nigeria also participated in the Seminar through video conference with special appearance of Mr. Atul Kshetry (President IPF-Indian Professionals Forum) & Mr. Babatunde Ruwase (President LCCI-Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry).

Mr. Mahesh Sachdev, Former High Commissioner of India in his presentation, showcased Nigeria as investment destination for Business. With a booming population and high GDP growth, Nigeria presents immense opportunities to both local and international investors in a fast-changing global economy.

Mr. Jitender Sachdeva, Group President, SkipperSeil shared his experience of doing business in Africa among all the participants. Skipper has a vast investment portfolio in Nigeria & West Africa and is present there since year 2000.

#Nigeria #BusinessOpportunities #InvestmentDestination

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Skipper’s Successful Debut at Jimex 2019

SkipperSeil Ltd. participated successfully in the JIMEX 2019 Exhibition in Jordan, from 8-11 April this year. Skipper received excellent response and Power Transformers inquiries from numerous visitors. Visitors were deeply impressed with Skipper’s global presence and its full range of best-in-class Power products and services at competitive prices.
#JimexExhibition #Jimex2019

Skipper Participation in GRIDTECH Exhibition

SkipperSeil Ltd. participated in GRIDTECH 2019 which took place from 3rd-5th April 2019 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The 6th International Exhibition and conference GRIDTECH 2019 was organized by Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (POWERGRID) in association with CBIP and IEEMA supported by Ministry of Power.
The exhibition provided excellent business networking opportunity for National and International manufacturers, utilities, consultants, contractors, investors, visiotrs and delegates.
Skipper presence featured a stall displaying company’s prowess in world class substation equipment manufacturing including Power Transformers upto 500MVA/765kV, Special Transformers, Package Substations (PSS), Instrument Transformers and Scada & Automation Panels. Skipper also showcased recently completed EPC projects of EHV transmission lines and substations.
Skipper received excellent response and inquiries from numerous visitors. Visitors were deeply impressed with Skipper’s full range of best-in-class power products and services at competitive prices.

Skipper participation in India Africa Conclave

SkipperSeil Ltd. participated in the 14th CII-EXIM Bank Conclave on India Africa Project Partnership as Gold Sponsor during March 17-19, 2019 at the Taj Palace, New Delhi.
CII organized conclave brought together participants from Africa and India and this event was supported by Government of India. Inaugurated on March 17, 2019, the 14th edition of the conclave aimed to strengthen bilateral relations between India and Africa.

Being a lead participant at the Round Table on “Securing Long-Term Energy Security, Creating a Green Tomorrow”, Ms Poonam Sachdeva, Jt. Group President, SkipperSeil emphasized the importance of CII conclave for providing a platform for understanding the aspirations of people of India and Africa. She also suggested the Indian investors to understand the actual need of African countries and propose the long term Energy Solutions. Skipper since entering the African region way back in 2000, has done many projects of Solar, Rural Electrification and Power improvement as per the need of land. For creating a green tomorrow, African countries can rely on vast experience and expertise of India.

Mr. Surinder Kumar Negi, President & CEO, SkipperSeil Ltd. was member of Panel on “Country Session on Republic of Ghana”. He highlighted on Power Infrastructure development, which is lifeline of human living. Looking at the strategic location in Ghana in world map, Renewable Energy potential is huge and it could be very well planned with 49% Hydro generation already existing in Ghana. He also explained the active role of SkipperSeil in Ghana through 161kV Berekum substation and line in GRIDCo and 33kV Substations at Kisseman and Konongo in ECG.

Skipper also had an exhibition stall showcasing the product range and EPC projects executed/undertaken in recent years.

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Skipper Participation in Power Nigeria 2018

After the inauguration of Skipper headquarters, the delegation visited the Power Nigeria exhibition for opening ceremony where Skipper participated as main sponsor of the event.
Skipper displayed its medium voltage products like Distribution transformer, Metering Panel, Outdoor CT/VT and PSS.

The key customers of Skipper in Africa include Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Lafarge, GRIDCO (Ghana), NIGELEC (Niger), NIPP (Nigeria), ECG (Ghana), CEB (Togo), Dangote Cement, Dangote Oil Refinery and almost all DISCOMs in Nigeria. In addition, many Copper & Gold Mines, Limestone & Uranium Mines, Process & Steel Industries etc. are on Skipper Transformers & Substation.

Skipper sponsors the conference on Solar and Other Renewable Energy sources

Skipper Nigeria sponsored the conference on Solar and renewable energy in Abuja, Nigeria on 21st June, 2018. The event was organized by Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) and Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM)’s Nigeria Chapter on 21st June, 2018 in Abuja to follow up on the outcomes of Founding conference of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) held in New Delhi on 11th March, 2018. Governor of Cross River state HE Ben Ayade & High Commissioner of India to Nigeria HE BN Reddy addressed the audience and applauded skipper’s contribution in Nigeria on renewable energy projects. Skipper is presently executing various SOLAR projects in Northern States of Nigeria in rooftop with storage power, home solutions, mini grids with storage power and on grid MW Projects valuing over 35M USD.
#SolarEnergy #RenewableEnergy #ISA #ASSOCHAM

SkipperSeil Limited participation in Elecrama 2018

SkipperSeil Limited participated in Elecrama 2018 at India Expo Mart in Greater Noida from March 10-14, 2018. ​Skipper showcased its wide array of electrical products and solutions in large stall space. Speaking about Skipper’s participation in the event, President Corporate EPC, Mr. S. K. Negi, said, Elecrama provides an outstanding platform for equipment manufacturers to showcase their latest product offerings to relevant audience.Skipper was honored to have many dignitaries visit at its stand. From Nigeria Hon. Mustapha B. Shehuri, Minister of State for Power & many directors from ministry of power, from Ghana Hon. William Owuraku Aidoo-Deputy Minister & many directors from ministry of Energy, from Nepal Mr. Kul Man Ghising, MD-Nepal Electricity Authority & his team were few to count. Moreover Leading power sector entrepreneurs ie Mr. Anil Gupta (CMD-KEI), Mr. Rishi Khanna (MD-CS Electric), Mr. T.P Kabra (MD-RR Kabel), Mr. A.K. Gupta (Group President- Gupta Power Infrastructure). All the Visitors got a chance to view Skipper’s world-class products at Display including Solar Transformer, Package Substation, Current Transformer, Metering Panel and Miniature model of 500 MVA, 400/220/33 kV, 3 Phase Auto transformer under supply to GETCO. Skipper also hosted a Gala Dinner on 11th March in Hotel Crowne Plaza, Greater Noida. The dinner was attended by Skipper’s Directors arrived across boarders, and many prestigious customers from Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, Kenya, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Europe & Americas. It was a fantastic event enjoyed by all and a great networking opportunity for all participants.
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Skipper Sponsors WAPP AGM, Ghana

Skipper Ghana participated in 12 General Assembly meeting of West Africa Power Pool (WAPP) from 30th Oct-3rd Nov., 2017. 14 countries DG, Procurement heads, director’s engineering and other key decision makers attended the meeting. Conference was a good opportunity to revamp the Skipper brand in the mind of all the Utilities of West African countries and to connect with many decision makers of West African Utilities of Energy sector and propose our Products and services (EPC) for solving the power outrage problem prevalent across the continent. Skipper Ghana was also awarded for its participation as a Major Sponsor for the event.

Skipper wins “Best Stall” Award at Future Energy Nigeria Exhibition 2017

Skipper participated in the Future Energy Exhibition at Eko Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria between November 07-08, 2017 as platinum sponsors. Skipper Stall was inaugurated by  HE Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, Governor of Gombe state. Many other dignitaries and Govt officials also visited the stall including HE Alhaji Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, Governor of Jigawa State, HE BN Reddy, the Indian High Commissioner. Hon. (Chief) Daniel Effiong Asuquo, Chairman, House Committee on Power, Senator Enyinnaya H. Abaribe, Chairman , Senate Committee on Power.

​Skipper displayed its medium voltage products like Distribution transformer, Metering Panel, Outdoor CT and PT Skipper showed its complete range of MV & EHV Products, EPC projects undertaken in Africa & Asia and Services through graphics.  It was an ideal platform, where distinctive gathering of stakeholders within the power value chain which includes governments, power generation companies, transmission and distribution companies, Investors, Equipment manufacturers and providers, technology providers, EPCs, legal and consulting firms.
Skipper’s MV Metering Panels have become a name to reckon with in industry because of its quality and excellent technical support provided by Skipper. We are continuously innovating and upgrading our products and solutions.

• Skipper’s medium voltage offerings like Metering panels, Distribution Transformers and Instrument Transformers were on show.
• The Skipper stall was appreciated for products offering and responsiveness towards its visitors.
• The stall won the best custom stall award at Gala Dinner which brought together  Nigeria’s most renowned power professionals.

Skipper at Power Nigeria 2017

Skipper participated as main sponsor in 6th Power Nigeria Exhibition at Landmark centre, Lagos, between September 5-7, 2017. It is an ideal platform for the entire Power market value chain, from key decision makers to solutions, equipment and services providers. Skipper was honored to have many dignitaries visit its stand, including Mr. Usman Gur Mohammed, Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Power, His Excellency BN Reddy, the Indian High Commissioner. ​All the Visitors got a chance to view Skipper’s world-class product range including Metering Panel, Distribution Transformer and Package Substation. Skipper showcased its complete product range as well as its latest ongoing and completed power sector projects in TCN, MOP, Federal Government & various Nigerian states through graphics. 


Mr. Jitender Sachdeva, hosted a special dinner on 5th September in Spice Route, Lagos. The Dinner was attended by Chairman (Senate Committee on Power), Chairman (House Committee on Power), Chairman (Eko Bank), Chairman (Fidelity Bank), Chairman (Eko Distribution Company), MD (Siemens Nigeria Ltd) many other dignitaries, exhibitors of Power Nigeria and Skipper team. It was a perfect opportunity for guests to network and forge new business relationships. In his welcome address, the Group President spoke about Nigeria and its high demand for power and Infrastructure development. He highlighted the increasing importance of bringing manufacturing excellence to Nigeria.