Sishir is the Founder & CEO of Sunvest, a Mumbai based solar energy company focusing on residential and small commercial rooftop market in urban and semi-urban India. Sunvest provides a comprehensive solar solution where we acquire customers, install projects, arrange financing and manage the after sales services for homeowners and small businesses. An integrated offering reduces the cost and complexity of going solar for the consumer.
Prior to Sunvest, Sishir was working with L&T Infrastructure Finance, a leading project financier in the renewable space in India, where he advised infrastructure developers, domestic and international investors on renewable energy financing and evaluated over 3,000 MW of wind and solar projects in various parts of India.
Sishir has previously worked in investment banking at Barclays Capital in the UK and as a project engineer in the automotive industry in Canada. He holds an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Windsor in Canada and a Masters in Accounting & Finance from the London School of Economics.
In June 2016, Sishir was invited by U.S. Department of State for the Global Entreprenuership Summit 2016 in Stanford University, USA as one of the youth entrepreneurs representing India.