PRODUCT: Management, PEOPLE: Operations, GROWTH: Fundraising
Amit has more than 18 years of experience managing and leading large-scale renewable energy technology programs and projects in Asia, Africa, Middle East and Caribbean regions. He holds a Ph.D degree in Renewable Energy and a Masters in Climate Sciences with technical expertise in clean cook stove technology, climate change mitigation, carbon finance, energy policy, rural energy, natural resource management, pollution, food security and sustainable development goals (SDGs). Amit has led projects for installation of renewable energy technologies, clean cook stove technology, adaptation of energy efficient technologies, installation of biogas stoves and generators, solar lighting systems, and renewable energy and climate change in humanitarian settings. Amit has successfully implemented clean cook stoves installation and carbon financing in the conflict affected Darfur region in Sudan, supporting more than 100,000 households. Amit has managed clean energy program in Somalia where schools have been supported with institutional fuel-efficient stoves and are in process to access carbon finance.