Mr. Atishay Jain is the Head- Investments & Strategy, Fortum India. Fortum has committed to invest 200-400 Million Euros in India and developed close to GW scale solar projects. With Solar as the strong foundation, Fortum also has ambitious plans to expand Bio2X, Charge & Drive & eNext businesses to India. A joint venture has been established together with Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) and Chempolis for building a biorefinery in Assam that aims at more resource-efficient use of biomass. Charge & Drive segment responds to increasing demand in e-mobility, by providing turnkey solutions for B2B and B2G, creating public charging network and providing world-class cloud solutions. eNext focuses on providing NOx reduction solutions to thermal power plants in India.
In his current role with Fortum, he has the overall responsibility for investments, fund-raising, M&A, strategy and corporate development in India. As director on JV companies, he alongside his statutory directorship responsibilities focuses on increasing partnership footprint with global investors.
Before joining Fortum, he was at CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory, (Standard & Poor’s S&P subsidiary) which is a sector focused consulting company. He assisted strategic developers, financial investors, multi-lateral development banks, regulators, policy makers on energy related issues and was recognized as CRISIL’s Young Thought Leader for the contributions.
With 12+ years of experience, he brings with him all-round expertise in investments, M&A, corporate development, capital raise, portfolio management, strategy, risk management & investment advisory.
He is an alumnus of Management Development Institute (MDI) where he majored in Finance; he also holds Energy Risk Professional (ERP) certification by Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP)
Atishay practices value investing for personal interests, following Benjamin Graham, Professor Bakshi principles. In his spare time he likes to indulge in gaming, travelling and playing tennis.