About the Speaker
Mr. Ashish Sethia
Head of Research – Asia Pacific, Global Head of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)
Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Mr. Ashish manages Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s analysis in APAC with a focus on helping his clients optimize financial returns and minimize risks. His team analyses asset valuations, financing structures, investment trends, contractual terms, policy developments and demand-supply drivers in electric mobility, renewable energy, natural gas/LNG, coal, smart power grids, energy storage and oil markets.
Over the years he has moderated sessions and spoken on the energy sector at 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, Economic Times and Mint.
Prior to joining Bloomberg, he worked at European business consulting and digital technology firm Logica and was part of their global expert group on smart grids. Ashish was one of the youngest business leaders at Satyam Computers and helped the company expand its energy & utilities business globally. He also headed up the commercial operations of one of India’s largest power distribution companies.
An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, he has a first class degree in Electronics & Communications Engineering and a MBA in Finance.