E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.
Co-Chairman and Co-Founder, Astonfield Renewables; Co-Chairman and Director, Astonfield Group of Companies. Oversees all of Astonfield’s global government affairs and policy development and drives strategic initiatives and governs the overall direction of the Company. Featured energy columnist for various notable publications, including the Wall Street Journal, Renewable Energy World and EQ International. Former: Executive Vice President, National Life Insurance Company; Executive Vice President, First Investors Corporation. Recipient of the 2013 Man of the Year Award from Viki Publishers and Byatikram Mass Awareness and Social Development Organisation (MASDO) and 2009 Udyog Rattan Award from the Institute of Economic Studies for his pioneering contributions toward developing the renewable energy industry in India.