Sumit Prasad is a Research Analyst at the Council on Energy, Environment and Water. His research areas include climate change monitoring, evaluation and governance, ESG analysis, and energy efficiency.
At present, Sumit is working on developing an institutional framework for the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change that would help in the monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) of India's climate change commitment, while also identifying the best MRV practices globally.
Sumit previously worked with Evalueserve as a Business Analyst, where he evaluated global companies on ESG aspects. Sumit also worked with CSTEP as a Consultant, assisting the Ministry of Power in PAT–II cycle.
Sumit has an MBA in Business Sustainability from TERI University and a B.E. in Electronics and Communication from National Institute of Engineering. During his studies, Sumit interned at TERI-IEE, TERI-BCSD, and CDP India, where he worked on DSM solutions, waste management and climate change respectively.