ACEF Speaker

Preeti Kumari

Program Associate,
World Resources Institute

Preeti Kumari is an experienced Development Professional who brings over 4+ years of work experience in the Decentralized Renewable Energy sector. Preeti is currently working as Program Associate with WRI, India, in the Energy for Equitable Development Program. At WRI, she is currently working towards increasing access to clean energy intervention for livelihoods through research and implementation. In her past roles, she has mostly worked with clean energy startups and has been involved in site selection, project planning, fundraising, and market linkage identification for the deployment of solar-powered energy services for households and in the agriculture and allied sectors. She has obtained Masters's in Ecology & Environment Studies from Nalanda University, India. She is based out of the Bangalore office, India, and can be reached at


  • Session 4.2: Innovative Business Models and Financing Mechanisms for Renewable Energy