Global Head of Commodities, BloombergNEF, Singapore
Based out of Singapore, Ashish leads a group of energy, commodities and technology sector experts globally with a focus on helping his clients optimize returns and minimize risks.
His team analyses asset valuations and investments, financing and contractual structures, technology evolution, policy developments and demand-supply drivers in power, natural gas/LNG, oil & petrochemicals, metals & mining, coal and carbon markets. In his previous role at BloombergNEF, he was the Head of Asia Pacific Research where he analyzed and advised on clean energy, battery storage, sustainable finance and mobility sectors.
Ashish regularly spends time briefing CXOs & policy makers to help decipher inter dependencies between sectors and facilitate strategic decision-making. Over the years he has moderated sessions and spoken on forums such as the World Future Energy Summit, World Energy Leader’s Summit and the Clean Energy Ministerial and given inputs to the works of the World Economic Forum and the World Energy Council. He has also been invited to share his views at the London Stock Exchange, the White House executive office and at leading educational institutions. Ashish is extensively quoted by media organizations like Bloomberg TV, The Guardian, Sky News and Economic Times.
Prior to joining Bloomberg, he led digital technology, capital budgeting and business process re-engineering projects across the world at European and Indian business consulting and technology firms. Ashish started his career at one of India’s largest private sector power companies where he was in charge of commercial operations and smart grid deployment. An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, he has a first class degree in Engineering and a MBA in Finance and Strategy.