Vivek Sharma is Director - Energy & Natural Resources at CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory. CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory is one of the leaders in the areas of infrastructure policy, development and transaction advisory services.
Vivek is an Energy Sector expert and has over 15 years of consulting experience in the energy sector, including conventional energy, renewable energy, and natural resources such as coal and oil & gas.
Currently he is responsible for overall profit and loss of the practice alongside handling multiple assignments. He works closely with central & state governments on reforms, restructuring, regulations, policies and programmes in the energy sector and has carried out several energy sector project appraisals. He also leads assignments in due diligence, and commercial & transaction advisory, including evaluation of risks – commercial, regulatory, market and credit.
Some of his current marquee assignments include preparation of road map for the Ministry of Power (MOP) to achieve ‘24x7 Power for All’ in India, the best options for distribution reforms, and independent evaluation of Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM).
Vivek received the “Young Professional Award” for outstanding contribution in energy Sector in India by an independent jury and panel of experts in power sector. He was also honorary member of V K Shunglu Committee set up by PMO on financial viability of electricity distribution utilities in India.
Vivek holds Master’s Degree in Business Economics from Delhi University with specialization in finance & econometrics.