Aniruddha Patil

Principal Investment Specialist, Private Sector Operations Department, ADB

Aniruddha Patil is in charge of developing and structuring ADB's clean energy investments, and in 2012 led ADB’s financing in India for the world’s largest concentrated solar power project. He also focusses on early stage venture capital investments in companies expanding access to goods and services to those at the base of the economic pyramid. Mr. Patil is a member of the board of directors of Indian clean energy firm Simpa Networks, and prior to ADB he worked with Macquarie Capital and the Boston Consulting Group.

Blogs by this Author

  • CLFR focuses the sun's heat onto a system of tubes carrying water, which is then transformed by the concentrated sunlight into superheated steam that feeds a steam turbine to generate electricity.

    New solar power plant brings clean energy to Rajasthan, India

    Published on Friday, 29 May 2015

    As the sun blazes down on the Thar Desert, pushing solar radiation levels beyond 400 W/m2, a new renewable energy plant is now harnessing the immense power of sunlight to power Rajasthan, India’s largest state.