ACEF 2018 Speaker

Nagaraja Rao

Head of Investment Facilitation,


Nagaraja Rao has been with PFAN since 2008. As Head of Investment Facilitation, he provides focused support and assistance to the projects as well as PFAN network members in transaction structuring, financial modeling, project risk identification, risk mitigation and support investment negotiations outreach. He supports clean energy projects and simultaneously seeks out investors and institutions to fund them. Nagaraja provides strategic support in PFAN scale-up, market penetration, and investors outreach activities. He has mentored many renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in Asia, Africa, Central Asia and Central Europe, several of which have reached financial closure, and many have won business plan competition awards. Nagaraja Rao has several decades of experience in finance and commerce. He possesses extensive proficiency in corporate finance and funding. In depth knowledge of finance and business enables him to craft efficient, effective and profitable delivery of financial solutions to clients. He holds a postgraduate degree from Indian Institute of Chartered Accountants and a degree in Commerce from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.


  • Asia Clean Energy Marketplace and Project Matchmaking

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