Chaitanya joined Green Alliance in February 2017 to lead our work in the Low Carbon Energy theme.
He is now the head of climate and energy, currently focussing on projects surrounding local authority climate emergencies and consumer benefits of electromobility.
Before joining Green Alliance, Chaitanya worked as the South Asia campaigns leader at 350.org, an international climate campaigning group. He was responsible for designing and executing political and educational campaigns, to move India and other key South Asian countries away from coal and towards cleaner forms of renewable energy. He has closely followed the international climate negotiations since 2008 and has written extensively on climate and energy issues.
He holds an MSc in Energy Policy for Sustainability from the University of Sussex and a BA in Computer Science from Osmania University in Hyderabad, India.