Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation works to support the country’s sustainable development efforts by aiding the design and implementation of policies that encourage energy usage efficiency as well as the development of cleaner energy supply alternatives. Its work is driven by the objective of mitigating the impact that CO2 emissions from energy production and energy consumption have on the climate and on our environment. Shakti’s work is funded by global and national philanthropies.
Krishan joined Shakti as CEO in 2012 after an extensive corporate career at Bank of America and at Oracle. He is also a founder trustee of IIMPACT, an NGO engaged in providing primary education to girls from socially and economically challenged backgrounds in rural areas. He is a graduate in Economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi and has an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.