Vajra Integrated Energy
Vajra Integrated Energy is based out of Singapore. Vajra serves Energy Solution Providers, B2B End-Users and Financing Entities, catalysing the commercial deployment of Cleantech solutions.
Mr. Amit Pathare is an experienced leader in the energy/utilities sector, and is the Founder & President of Vajra Integrated Energy. Vajra’s mission is to be the Catalyst for commercial deployment of scalable integrated Cleantech solutions.
Amit has worked across UK & Continental Europe, North & Latin America, the Middle East, India and East Asia over the past 20 years. He is a passionate advocate for integrating clean energy technological developments into policy design, business strategy, and operational execution, and has presented extensively at various international conferences and seminars. In his spare time, he is actively involved in mentoring start-up social entrepreneurs in the clean energy and micro-grids space.
Amit has worked with the French Energy Group ENGIE for over ten years in Brussels, Dubai and lastly in Paris as a Member of the Top Management of the Group. In the energy sector, he has also worked with Enron in their Structured Finance team in London, and with Cinergy (now acquired by Duke Energy) and Calpine in the USA. Amit’s past work spans stints in Strategy Consulting with Booz & Company in Hong Kong, and Risk Management with PwC and Aon in London. He started his career in the Chemical industry in India as a Process Design Engineer.
Most recently in Singapore, he was also a Program Director in the Energy Research Institute @NTU, where he steered their flagship projects and was more broadly involved in creating a commercial roadmap for their research initiatives. He has also founded Print Solar Technologies, a perovskites-based solar company.
Amit has a 5-yr M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Bombay, and a Masters in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School. He is a Certified Energy Manager, accredited by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency, Government of India.