Leadership 2018-02-26T11:24:17+00:00


Optimistic management, drawing deep into finance,

engineering, procurement and construction

talent, across borders and across industries,

amplifies the benefits of distributed energy.



An international company dedicated to hastening the Great Transition into renewable economies.


Thought leaders

Mr. Parv Arora

Chairman and Managing Director

Driven by a passion for clean energy, Mr Parv Arora founded Optimistic Green Energy in 2008 after selling his last venture in the software field. Optimistic has since constructed over 25 MW of projects; Developed over 100MW project pipeline and evaluated/ invested in over 60MW of solar projects.
Mr Parv Arora holds an MBA from Hass School of Business, University of California, Berkeley and a B. Tech. in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi. He is also an invited Charter Member of TiE (www.tie.org) where he volunteers his time mentoring numerous startups that come to him for advice.
Mr Parv Arora spent the first 20 years of his career in the high tech industry creating managing, marketing and selling complex software systems to design and verify semiconductors and systems at companies such as Cadence and Synopsys.
In his spare time, Mr Parv Arora loves to read, listen to interesting podcasts, spend time with his family. cook and ponder the creation and meaning of this and other parallel universes.