Head of Project Finance, Private Sector Facility, Green Climate Fund
Rajeev is in charge of GCF’s Private Sector Facility’s project finance operations. He has 21-plus years of experience in the Indian project finance market, focusing primarily on infrastructure with premier Indian institutions – Power Finance Corporation, ICICI Bank and IDFC Limited. He has hands-on expertise in managing lifecycle credit risk of individual project finance assets and is experienced in track record of restructuring, refinancing and selldowns of stressed project finance assets.
Rajeev has been responsible for setting up GCF’s project finance franchise, building the team and has led the Fund’s pioneering climate infrastructure transactions in Africa, Latin America and Asia since 2015, further diversifying into pooled equity & debt fund, technology and joint-venture transactions. Under his stewardship, the team has recently achieved a milestone of approvals of over USD 1.4 billion, accounting for over 40% of GCF’s private sector portfolio.