4.3
New Delhi, India
Speaks English, Hindi

Solar power market expert in India

Experience leading several solar market specific consulting projects for large international and Indian public and private organizations such as: IFC, World Bank, kfW, UK Government (DFID), JA Solar, GE, First Solar, Siemens, Tata Power Solar, Bosch, GIZ, TCW, REN21, Huawei and Omron.
Questions I can answer:
What is the solar investments and equipment supply landscape in India?
What is the solar policy landscape in India?
What should be any company's strategy for the Indian solar market?


Experience
World Business Council for Sustainable Development • India

Consultant - REmobility

2018 - Present (11 months)
Leading WBCSD's REmobility program in India - a new business solution to promote higher adoption of electric vehicles, renewable energy and energy storage by corporate businesses in India.

WBCSD is a global, CEO-led organization of over 200 leading businesses and partners working together to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world. Member companies collectively represent an estimated:
19 million employees
8.5 USD trillion annual revenues
6 USD trillion market capitalization
Indosolar Limited & Loop Solar • India

Independent Business Consultant

2017 - 2017 (2 months)
Supported Indosolar create a blueprint to enter a new solar business division.
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Loop Solar

Helped the company increase its quarterly revenue 10x through a series of procurement and business development interventions.
Bridge to India • India

Associate Director - Consulting

2012 - 2017 (5 years, 8 months)
As one of the founding members at BRIDGE TO INDIA, I helped develop the company’s research and consulting practice. In my five years at BRIDGE TO INDIA, it became one of India’s premier renewable energy consulting firms.

Details of work:
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Led 20+ policy and regulatory advisory assignments sponsored by institutional clients such as The World Bank, International Finance Corporation (IFC), kfW (Germany), Japan External Trade and Research Organization (JETRO), Department for International Development (DfID, UK Government), Greenpeace, Shakti Foundation and Prayas Energy
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Led 20+ strategic consulting and business intelligence assignments for private sector companies such as First Solar, Trina Solar, Huawei, JA Solar, REC Solar, GE, Shell, SunPower, Hitachi, Bosch, Tata Power Solar, Tata International and LG Electronics
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Led multiple transaction advisory assignments for international developers and investors such as IFC, AES, Fortum and IBC Solar
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Authored 20+ solar market reports and all weekly updates put out by BRIDGE TO INDIA in the last 5 years

Recognition:
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Represented India at REVision, organized by Japan Renewable Energy Foundation (JREF), an organization founded by Masayoshi Son. At the conference, I spoke alongside eminent global personalities such as Amory B. Lovins, Co-Founder at Rocky Mountain Institute, Gevorg Sargsyan, Global Lead for Clean Energy at World Bank and Douglas J. Arent, Executive Director at NREL
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Regularly invited to speak at major renewable energy conferences in India
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Regularly quoted in Indian and international media as an expert on the Indian renewable market
Bridge to India • India

Market Intelligence Consultant

2012 - 2013 (1 year)
Tata Consultancy Services

Programmer Analyst & Internal Audit

2009 - 2011 (1 year, 5 months)
Developer and Internal Audit for CITIBANK UK Project