Akhil Abat

Vice President, Technology Strategy and Delivery
Akhil Abat

Akhil provides vision, direction, and thought leadership to all NGIF entities. Accountable for innovation in cleantech energy and operationalizing it into reality, he oversees NGIF’s strategy, investments, and governance.

Bringing more than 15 years of senior leadership experience in cleantech energy, project management, and engineering for capital projects in Oil & Gas, Akhil has been key to NGIF’s success to date. His portfolio includes technology scouting and deal review, technical and business evaluation, due diligence, investment decisions, monitoring, performance, and entrepreneurial support, and ultimately all day-to-day decisions required for high performance of the fund.

Akhil is dedicated to lifelong learning. He holds a Bachelor of Technology, Chemical Engineering from Kurukshetra University, a Project Management Certificate from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and two Executive MBA’s through Queen’s and Cornell Universities.