Apurba is working as part of the Measurement and Performance Tracking project (MAPT) in the Climate and Energy Program. She is currently working as part of a team to develop new Greenhouse Gas Protocol guidelines for: (1) quantifying greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions from climate change mitigation actions and policies, and (2) tracking progress toward national and sub-national GHG reduction goals.
Prior to joining WRI, Apurba was an Assistant Manager with KPMG’s Climate Change & Sustainability Services in India. She has experience in diverse climate change assignments spanning a range of sectors: Energy Industries (Renewable Energy/Non Renewable – Solar, Wind, Hydro, Biomass), Manufacturing Industries (Polyurethane Foam, Textile, Iron & Steel, Sugar, Paper), Chemical Industries (Fertilizer), Transport, and Waste. She also gained considerable policy level experience in her previous organizations while working closely with agencies responsible for climate change in the Indian Government.
Apurba holds a BE in Environmental Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering, India.