Charith is an Energy Analyst, Electricity Sector at IEEFA in India. He works on issues related to renewable energy deployment, new clean energy technologies, and the overall energy transition challenges of the economy.
Charith has over 16 years of professional work experience in public policy advisory, consulting, and business & policy research in a wide range of global firms. His interest lies at the intersection of government and private enterprise in the sectors of energy & environment, mobility, infrastructure, and technology. Charith’s last assignment was with an Amsterdam-based technology platform for smart electric vehicle charging applications. Previously, he worked with the Government of Andhra Pradesh for drawing investments into the state and was earlier instrumental in establishing the India work program of Climate Policy Initiative.
Charith holds a Master’s degree in Finance from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts (ICFAI), India and a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce from Acharya Nagarjuna University.
Languages: Proficient in English and Telugu. Intermediate Hindi (speaking).