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SAREP Leads

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Goyal

Chief of Party, USAID SAREP


Rakesh has 40+ years of experience, is alumnus of IIT Roorkee, and over his long career, he has been COP for three USAID/I funded energy projects in India SAREP is his 4th stint as Chief of Party…

Mr. Sumedh Agarwal

Deputy Chief of Party – Utilities and Technology, USAID SAREP


Sumedh leads utility modernization and advance technologies engagement as SAREP’s deputy chief of party. He works with government and private sector…

Ms. Namrata Mukherjee

Deputy Chief of Party -- (Trade & Investments), USAID SAREP


Ms. Mukherjee has several years of experience in marquee organizations across policy and regulatory affairs in the power sector, commercial and market…

Dr. Ajit Kumar

Objective Lead, Enhancing Regional Energy Markets


Dr. Ajit Kumar is a Gold Medallist from the Delhi Collect of Engineering 1980 Electrical batch. He did his Ph.D. in Management in 2019 and MBA in Finance…

Mr. Ajay Rawat

Objective Lead, Modernizing Utilities


Ajay leads the interventions under SAREP’s objective for modernization of utilities. Ajay’s focus areas under SAREP include: smart-metering- implementation…

Mr. Mayank Bhardwaj

Objective Lead, Mobilizing Investments


Mayank is an energy and infrastructure expert with more than 15 years of experience in financial appraisal, transaction advisory, PPP and mobilising investments…

Ms. Farah Ahmed

Workstream 1, Cross Cutting Lead, USAID SAREP


Farah has been working in the field of sustainable agriculture development for the past 19+ years, covering a range of programs related to implementing…