Managing Director, Sustainability & Solutions – APAC, Engie
Malavika leads Engie Impact’s work out of APAC. Malavika is a well-regarded sustainability professional with over 20 years of experience. Her experience includes projects in clean energy, smart cities, climate change, and sustainable agriculture. She has worked with the private sector, governments, and the development sector, lived and worked both in the West (UK, Europe, and US) and in Asia (Southeast Asia, India).
Malavika developed her keen interest in climate change in the early part of her career with McKinsey and Company as a part of their Climate Change Special Initiative in London, working on carbon abatement strategy for European utilities and governments. She was involved in McKinsey’s first global greenhouse gas abatement cost curves study which was widely published and quoted.
Since her move to Singapore eleven years ago, she has worked at a think tank as well as with a solar OEM to develop clean and renewable technologies and solutions for Asian markets. She also led Accenture’s Sustainability Practice in ASEAN and was a Partner with Dalberg Advisors.
Malavika is a frequent speaker at key events and quoted often in newspapers and key journals. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics with First Class Honours from St Stephen’s College, Delhi University, and an MBA from INSEAD, France and Singapore.