Swetha is a sustainability professional with experience in technology, policy & regulation, finance and business development in the renewable energy sector. She has previously worked at FMO Dutch Development Bank in Netherlands, Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE in Germany, Confederation of Indian Industry – Green Business Centre in India, Assistive Technology Lab BVRIT in India and the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO). She also actively volunteers with local NGOs and organisations in India to advise them on sustainable development initiatives.
Swetha has a Master’s degree in Sustainable Energy Engineering from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden and was awarded an Erasmus Mundus Scholarship. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in India.
At the Florence School of Regulation, she is the Head of FSR Global Relations. She is responsible for international collaboration specifically in the regions of Asia, Africa & Latin America. She also manages the FSR Universal Access to Energy area and is currently focused on developing research and training for this area.
On the agenda
“Joint ENEL-JRC report on Isernia Smart grid project” presented by Piotr Szymanski (Director, Joint Research Centre, European Commission)
Chandu Visweswariah (President and Chief Executive Officer, Utopus Insights), Paul Durrant (Renewable Energy Innovation - Strategy and Engagement Lead, IRENA), Reji Kumar Pillai (President, India Smart Grid Forum), Mark Mcgranaghan (Director, EPRI), Piotr Szymanski (Director, Joint Research Centre, European Commission)
Moderated by Swetha RaviKumar Bhagwat (Head of Global Relations, FSR)