Nina Gupta, President & CEO
Nina established Greenlite in 1994 as the distribution arm for her family’s overseas compact fluorescent lighting manufacturing business Her sharp business acumen quickly recognized an opportunity to expand her green manufacturing expertise to North America and focus on promoting only energy-efficient lighting far before the industry. With over 100 years of family manufacturing experience, Nina grew Greenlite into a purpose-driven manufacturer and distributor of energy-efficiency products that currently partners with the largest public and private utilities in the United States to collectively reduce energy consumption and create a greener, cleaner home for generations to come.
Over the past 30 years, Nina has led Greenlite to consistently deliver profitable year-over-year growth, strategic market expansion, and remarkable operational excellence; often praised for her lean and flexible business practice. Nina is passionate about female entrepreneurship and is a strong advocate for inclusivity in the workplace. She believes that “Gender should not play a role in business. Be a strong businessperson and regardless of gender, we can create an even playing field.” She embodies this at Greenlite, where the organizational culture boldly fosters diversity, transparency, and equal opportunity.
When she is not at her desk, Nina enjoys practicing yoga and meditation.