Auroskanda founded IPFT in 2013 where he is responsible for leading and executing the IPFT business strategy. He is also in charge of corporate and business development and growth of the asset pipeline.
Auroskanda is an energy and investment professional with 18 years experience in project development, EPC, investment banking and commodity trading in energy markets.
Prior to establishing IPFT, Auroskanda was a senior business development manager at EDF Trading for 7 years originating trading opportunities, portfolio purchases, M&A and joint ventures.
Auroskanda began his career in the energy sector in 1995, and has worked for Centre for Scientific Research, Lagerwey the Windmaster, and ING Bank. As Vice President (Structured Finance) covering Utilities in EMEA he was involved in and led a number of landmark utilities financing deals.
Auroskanda holds a Bachelor in Political Science from SAICE, India and a Masters in Finance from the Amsterdam Business School.