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Anshu Bharadwaj
CATF Board Member

Dr. Anshu Bharadwaj

Chief Executive Officer, Shakti Foundation


Dr. Anshu Bharadwaj is the Chief Executive Officer of Shakti Foundation, a nonprofit philanthropic organization working in clean energy and climate change.  Prior to this, he was the Executive Director of Centre of Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP) a leading technology policy Think Tank in Bangalore from 2007 – 2020.  He was a member of the Indian Administrative Services (IAS, 1992 batch, Karnataka cadre). He worked in the state government in various capacities.

His expertise in technology and policy aspects of energy and environmental sectors. He holds a PhD from the Departments of Engineering and Public Policy and Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA.  He has a B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and PGDM from Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata.