Speaker's Profile

Narendra Taneja
Leading Energy Expert; National Convenor, Energy Cell, BJP

Mr. Narendra Taneja is Co-Chairman of the Hydrocarbons Committee of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI). He is India's leading expert, thinker and television commentator on energy issues and developments. He has authored thousands of articles and commentaries on energy policy, business, diplomacy, geopolitics, security and energy poverty and empowerment. He has also authored two books and edited several publications.

Mr. Taneja is also a well-known international speaker on energy issues. He is regularly invited to speak by universities, think-tanks, conferences, governments and companies from all parts of the world.

He is the President of the World Energy Policy Summit, Convener of the World Oil and Gas Assembly and a Member of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on the Future of Electricity. He read economics, business, commerce, policy, leadership, diplomacy and international affairs at St John's College in India and at the University of Oslo and the University of Oxford in Europe.