Nandita Parshad is the Managing Director, Energy and Natural Resources at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) where she heads the energy and natural resources sectors in the Bank’s countries of operation. Nandita has 30 years’ experience in financing and investing in the energy sector in diverse emerging economies such as India, Eastern Europe, former Soviet Union, Mongolia, Turkey, Middle East and North Africa. She is a Member of the Energy Transition Commission and has held various Supervisory Board and Board of Directors’ memberships in investee companies; she also served on the International Board and as a Trustee of United World Colleges. Nandita was born in Calcutta, India and holds both her undergraduate (A.B. 1986) and graduate degrees (MPA 1988) from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.