Rajendra Kumar Pachauri
Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
1972, MSc in Industrial Engineering; PhD in Industrial Engineering and PhD in Economics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, US. 2001, Director-General, Energy and Resources Institute; 2002, re-elected 2008, Chairman, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, established by World Meteorological Organization and UN Environment Programme; since July 2009, Director, Yale Climate and Energy Institute. Member of the Board of Trustees, India International Centre. Member of the Board: Oil and Natural Gas Corporation; NTPC. Recipient of awards including, Padma Vibhushan, President of India, for services in science and engineering (2008).