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Gagan Sidhu

Gagan Sidhu


Gagan supports the CEF team with a particular focus on clean energy markets and the finance ecosystem. In addition to his work at CEEW, he also independently advises entrepreneurs and corporates on capital raising and deployment strategies in the renewable energy space.

He was previously CFO of GMR Renewable Energy where he held responsibility over strategic finance, project finance and accounting functional areas, including relationship management with lenders, equity co-investors & rating agencies.

Gagan has also worked in the investment banking industry across multiple geographic locations (Tokyo, Singapore, London, Dubai & Delhi), where his various roles with leading European and Asian financial institutions covered M&A, capital markets, straight & structured lending and cross-sell.

His writings on renewables finance and policy related topics have appeared in publications such as The Economic Times, Energetica, Financial Express, Infraline Plus, Renewable Energy World and Solar Quarter. Gagan holds a BA (Hons) degree in Economics from Delhi University’s Shri Ram College of Commerce, and an MBA from Duke University.

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