Karthik is a Management Consultant and Chartered Engineer with over ten years’ of experience in Energy Risk Management, working with a range of industrial and commercial organisations. Key areas of experience include Energy Strategy Development, Financial Analysis and Risk Management, Contract and Portfolio Management, Load Management and Demand Response, Engineering Infrastructure Projects, Carbon Management and Renewables Projects.

He has a Masters in Engineering (Hons) in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from the University of Sheffield and is currently working towards an MBA. He is a member of the Chartered Management Institute and Institute of Engineering and Technology.

Karthik joined Sheffield Renewables in late 2010 and was excited by the organisation’s vision for Sheffield and the quality and commitment of its volunteers. After helping on various project groups, Karthik was invited to assist the Board and subsequently join as a Board member in 2014.

In addition to volunteering with Sheffield Renewables, Karthik is a committee member on the South Yorkshire Network of the Institute of Engineering and Technology, which works to promote engineering as a career choice and support professional development for practising engineers. His interests also include consultancy and business startups, especially in the energy and technology sector.