Mr. Mohinder Gulati

Mr. Mohinder Gulati

Former Chief Operating Officer, Sustainable Energy for All (UN) and former Adviser, Energy - World Bank

Mr. Mohinder Gulati is the Chief Operating Officer of the Sustainable Energy for All Initiative. He acts as a strategic advisor to the CEO and supports day-to-day operations of the GFT.

Before joining SE4ALL, Mohinder Gulati worked with the World Bank for twenty years, his latest assignment was as Adviser (Energy). As Sector Leader (Sustainable Development) for South East Europe, he managed policy dialogue, project development and implementation, and partnership with key development partners and external relations. He led a multi-stakeholder dialogue on a thermal power project in Kosovo, environmental upgradation of highly polluting thermal power projects in Bosnia-Herzegovina, development of sector strategies in post-conflict environment in Western Balkans, and establishing innovative approaches in energy efficiency investment in public buildings. As Program Leader in East Asia and Pacific region of the World Bank, Mohinder led the dialogue on establishing a regional electricity market in Greater Mekong Sub-region, managed a large cross-border export-driven private sector hydropower project, rural energy access programs, and initiated a cookstove program in Cambodia. In South Asia he led World Bank-funded power sector restructuring and reform program in several Indian states (Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Orissa), enactment of new laws and regulation, creation of new regulatory institutions, and construction of power generation, transmission, and distribution projects. He is a graduate in Management (Harvard and Delhi University), Physics (Delhi University), and Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers.