Our Company

Change the way you use your lights.

Kakatiya Energy Systems Private Limited, incorporated in the year 1999 has been the pioneer in implementing patented sensing technology for automation of outdoor lighting. KES specialized in the manufacture of lighting controls using advanced and innovative patented technologies that offer energy conservation and automation. Now with a vision to change the way people interact with their lights, KES is leading the way in providing interactive smart controls for lighting with state of the art technologies.

Successfully developing a product in - house and implementing sensing technology never heard of before in the entire world acts as the foundation of this company. Automatic sensor based electrical switches that are immune to artificial lights were introduced by KES under the brand Nature Switch. Every year more than 55 Million Units of electricity is being saved by Nature Switches globally. Top of the line control systems with globally unique and patented technology holds key to the growth of KES.

Long experience in the lighting industry and vision for the future enabled us to develop expertise in the applicative technology areas of light sensing, advanced electronics, electrical switching operations, signal processing, selective spectral responses, low light detection, advanced wireless communication systems, internet enabled interactive devices. The Company has dedicated teams for Mechanical, Plastic, Tooling and Designs. In house IT teams work on Web Application development, Database Management, User Interface and communication Protocols.

P R Lakshmana rao Managing Director

Our Team

Electrical & Electronics Engineer from The Ohio State University is leading the intellectual property, marketing, finance, and operational planning. His fundamental streamlining of the organizational processes & systems has enabled KES embark on a professional journey. Having led the smart lighting projects PAN India, he has successfully established processes in stabilizing one of the leading smart street lighting projects. His skill sets including business development and relationship management with the clients & strategic partners will be a valuable asset at KES.

Ravi Theja

Electrical Engineer from BITS Pilani, an ardent technology enthusiast, with experience in design and development of IoT, Power Electronic Controls, Smart Grid Communication products has been instrumental to KES design & functional teams. At KES, he leads a team of designers in development of smart lighting controls and smart automobile technologies.

Rajaram Narayanan

Holds a degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from BITS, Pilani, India, MBA from IIFT, New Delhi and Certificate in Advance Management Program from Harvard Business School. He is a business leader with a track record of helping & growing large scale businesses in diversified sectors including Healthcare, Telecommunication and Consumer Goods & Services with some of the biggest companies of the world & India including Sanofi India as Managing Director, Airtel as Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President at Hindustan Unilever. At KES, Rajaram will bring in his diversified business accelerating expertise along with his capabilities for forming the right form of business strategy and marketing plans.

Sumit Mukhija

Pursued Bachelors in Electronics & Communication Engineering from Gulbarga University, Karnataka, India and Post Graduation in Business Management from XLRI, Jamshedpur, India. He, in his work endeavours, holding key managerial positions at STT Global Data Centres - formerly Tata Communications Data Centres, Microsoft and Cisco Systems, have depicted a strong track record of leading through influence and with impact across direct & indirect teams and organizations. His leadership across both strategy & execution along with the experience in technology & solution sales, would be an asset for KES. At KES, he aims at building an organization that grows revenue, achieves goals and delivers customer success & satisfaction.


To actively design and develop solutions useful to the society on a global scale and getting recognized as a reliable supplier of innovative and quality futuristic solutions giving making the organization follow a sustained growth plan.


1. Always follow ethical practices while dealing with stakeholders.
2. Always engage in productive activities offering real value addition to the society.
3. Encourage innovation and reward productive contributions of organizational participants to sustain relationships.
4. Practice good corporate governance in letter and spirit so that the company can grow on a global scale.
5. Maintain good relationship with both business and non-business stakeholders.


Our product offerings for intelligent switching ranges from stand alone sensor based switches to interactive web based solutions. We provide switches that will independently switch ON at dusk and switch OFF at dawn for applications like street lighting, and variants that can be turned OFF in the middle of the night with timer based logic for applications like sign boards for increased saving. In-built voltage protection to the load increases the lifetime of lamps being operated in turn reducing maintenance costs.

Additionally, internet enabled solutions are also available for controlling each individual lamp independently or control group of lights. With multiple switching modes, remote energy meter reading and interactive charts and graphs for real-time control and preventive maintenance.

We also offers products for IOT application in sectors like Elevator Control, Motor Control, Aircon Control, Fire detection, etc,.