Kirtan Chandra Sahoo
Team Leader - Power Sector
Kirtan Sahoo is an environment and climate change specialist with more than 17 years of working experience. Presently, he is the Power Sector Team Lead in Carbon Finance Unit of the World Bank. At the World Bank, he has worked on several projects in three different regions of the World Bank- South Asia, Africa and East Asia in the areas of energy, environment and climate change. He has developed methodologies and designs for Carbon Finance projects and programs in the Bank. Prior to joining the Bank in January, 2004, he was working in the Environment Management and Decentralized Infrastructure Unit of Infrastructure Development Finance Company (IDFC) in India, a company that finances infrastructure projects, primarily developed by the private sector in India. He holds a Masters degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (1994), India. He also studied Environmental Management at the University of Manchester as a British Chevening Fellow (2000).
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