Head of Business Development - Middle East, Jinko Power
Mr. Kartik Sabharwal is the Head of Business Development for Middle East at Jinko Power; based in Dubai. He has ~10 years of experience in energy infrastructure across advisory, lending, and development; in projects spanning North America, India, and the Middle East.
Starting his career with equity research for oil majors, Mr. Sabharwal quickly made the transition to renewable energy, working on sustainable infrastructure and renewable energy projects in the Middle East with government funded private equities. He then worked as a Project Finance banker in the Infra Debt Fund & Strategic Initiatives team at L&T Financial Services, lending to renewable energy projects in India.
At Jinko Power, Mr. Sabharwal has been involved in some marque projects 1. Development of world’s largest single-site project under construction, Dhafra 2.1 GWp Solar PV IPP Project (PV2) in Abu Dhabi from the initial bid stage; 2. Abu Dhabi’s First Green Bond refinancing for Sweihan 1.2 GWp Solar PV IPP Project (PV1), the world’s largest single-site operational project; Mr. Sabharwal is certified Project Management Professional from Project Management Institute and holds a Masters in Business Administration and Bachelor of Technology.