Programme Officer - RE Project Development and Finance
Arjun Guha is a Programme Officer in the Knowledge, Policy and Finance Centre at the IRENA HQ in Abu Dhabi. Within the Finance Unit he is responsible for project development and finance facilitation in small island developing states including developing upstream and downstream capabilities and deploying resources and tools to improve the investment readiness of renewable energy projects.
Prior to IRENA, he was an Energy Specialist with KFW, Germany′s development bank, leading the Indo-German Solar Partnership, a 1 Billion Euro programmatic approach to deploy finance more effectively to RE projects. In the past he was a global program manager at SunEdison responsible for reducing the cost of solar energy delivery globally.
He earned his MBA in Finance from the Indian School of Business and his BS and MS in Electrical Engineering degree from Purdue University.