Varun is a Consultant working with the Power Utility and Electric Mobility team. A Mechanical Engineer turned policy student, Varun graduated from the National Law School of India University with a Master’s in Public Policy. His dissertation revolved around business models to improve the financial viability of distributed energy resource projects. He has previously been part of an Impact evaluation project in association with the Government of Karnataka. He was also part of the Public Affairs Index team, which is a data-based framework that measures the quality of governance imparted at the subnational level. Varun’s primary areas of interest include clean energy finance, sustainable mobility, and development economics. In his free time, Varun loves discussing films and is always up for a game of badminton.