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Rishabh Jain

Rishabh Jain

Programme Lead

Rishabh joined the CEEW Centre for Energy Finance (CEF) in December 2018. The Council’s new initiative, CEF aims to reduce the gap between industry and policymakers by providing real time analysis of market trends. CEF will expand its reach beyond Indian markets with a focus on emerging economies.

Rishabh has been associated with The Council since its early years. He has worked on both grid-connected RE and energy access projects. During his previous tenure at The Council, he was deeply involved in conceptualising and designing Clean Energy Access Network (CLEAN).

He has also worked with Vikram Solar, Energo Labs, and Oxford Policy Management, where he was involved with senior management and government departments to overcome policy challenges.

Rishabh holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, where he was a Li K Shing Scholar and University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. He also holds an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra.

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    The quintessential Marwadi with a knack for identifying the best deals in town- and we got a good one, bringing him on board - not once but twice! Quiet, focused and reliable - need I say more?.


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