Amit has completed his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Environmental Management and has been involved in Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) for last 10 years. He began his career as a consultant in the development of CDM/VCS projects and thereafter as a Validator/Verifier. He has undergone extensive training in the validation and verification of carbon offset projects including accreditation requirements for VVBs and calibration workshop for DoEs organized by the CDM EB.He is a qualified lead assessor and internal technical reviewer for offset projects under CDM, VCS and Gold Standard (GS). He has been actively involved in the validation, verification and internal technical review of more than 130 offset projects in CDM/VCS/GS. Amit is also a qualified Lead Auditor for ISO 14001:2004 (Environment Management System) and Social Carbon, a standard developed by the Ecologica Institute (first Brazilian NGO specialized in Climate Change) that certifies emission reduction projects for their contributions to sustainable development.
Vikash Kumar Singh
Vikash has completed his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Environmental Management and has been involved in Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) for last 8 years. He began his career as a consultant in the development of CDM/VCS projects and thereafter as a Validator/Verifier. He has undergone extensive training in the validation and verification of carbon offset projects including accreditation requirements for VVBs and calibration workshop for DoEs organized by the CDM EB.He is a qualified lead assessor and internal technical reviewer for offset projects validations and verifications under CDM, VCS, Gold Standard (GS), Social Carbon and actively been involved in the validation and verification or internal technical review of more than 150 offset projects. He had also received accreditation from the California Air Resources Board (ARB) under Executive Order H2-13-174 as a GHG offset lead verifier for carbon offsets projects and is a specialist for the livestock protocol.He has expertise and knowledge of GHG validation and verification, accreditation, management, policy development, ISO 14064, ISO 14065, Corporate Sustainability (GRI and AA 1000), SA 8000, knowledge of Environment Management System (ISO 14001), Quality Management System (ISO 9001), wastewater treatment plant operation and design.
Anubhav has a graduate degree in engineering and a post graduate diploma in management and has been involved in GHG offset projects in multiple roles and responsibilities. He has undergone extensive training in the validation and verification of carbon offset projects including active role in accreditation requirements for VVBs and DOEs. He is a qualified lead assessor and internal technical reviewer for GHG offset projects.
Anubhav is trained in ISO 50001, ISO 9001, ISO 19011 and Social Carbon, a standard developed by the Ecologica Institute (first Brazilian NGO specializing in Climate Change) that certifies emission reduction projects for their contributions to sustainable development. Anubhav has been actively involved in the validation, verification , CPA inclusions, post-registration changes, renewal of crediting period of more than 100 projects. Anubhav leads human resources and information technology team at Carbon Check to ensure that all related operations of the company are synchronized.
Champok is a Team Leader / Technical Expert for CCIPL. He has a master of science degree (M.Sc.) in Energy Efficiency from University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun. He is a qualified lead assessor for offset projects validations and verifications under CDM, VCS and Gold Standard (GS) and actively been involved in the validation and verification of more than 200 offset projects.
A qualified lead auditor for ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001: 2015, ISO 50001:2011 and FSC CoC with professional experience of more than 12 years in various capacities with organizations like Asia Carbon, GIZ International and RINA in the development and validation/verification of carbon offset projects under different market-based mechanism.
He has worked extensively for GHG mitigation projects in India, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Azerbaijan, and Mongolia.
Priya is the Quality Manager at CCIPL. She has done B.Sc. in Environment & water management and M.Sc. in Environment Science. Priya is working with CCIPL and has undergone trainings on Accreditation standard, Accreditation Procedure and requirements as well as knowledge of CDM Project cycle and validation and verification standard. Priya is also qualified as Lead Auditor for ISO 9001:2015 Standard by TÜV SÜD South Asia Pvt. Ltd., ISO 14064: 2006 from CII and ISO 14001:2015 from Bureau Veritas. Priya has undergone training on Quality Management System and understanding of the companies QMS policy and documentation, aims, objectives and ethos of the company.
In CCIPL her primary role is maintaining the company’s accreditation with various certification schemes and also conducting quality review of the project documents before their submission to different certification schemes.
Sumbul is the CDM team and project coordinator with CCIPL. She has completed her bachelor’s and Master’s in Environmental Sciences. Before joining CCIPL she has worked in EIA consultancy and Environmental Laboratory. She has undergon trainings on CDM Accreditation Standards, Accreditation procedure and requirements. In addition to this, she is well informed about CDM project cycle, Validation and Verification Standard.
R V Nesari
R V Nesari is a technical Expert at CCIPL. He has a B. Tech degree in Chemical Engineering from LIT, Nagpur and a M. Tech degree in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi. He has over 32 years of experience in chemical and fertilizer industry and retired as General Manager (Technical) – Rashtriya Chemical and Fertilizers Limited, Mumbai.
Mr. Nesari is a Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) certified energy auditor. Post his retirement he has been actively working as energy auditor, technical expert for SMEs and MSMEs in chemical, fertilizer, co-generation, waste heat recovery and renewable energy projects. He has been involved in audit of more than 30 Auto-ancillary units, hospitality industry (hotel chains) , integrated steel plant, pump manufacturing plants, pharmaceutical companies, Urban Local Bodies and chemical and fertilizer plants. He is also associated with Mandatory and M & V Audits of Designated Consumers under PAT-1 Scheme of BEE.He has been involved in validation and verification of GHG mitigation projects under CDM, VERRA and Gold Standard with various Designated Operational Entities (DOEs) and has also published papers and articles on energy conservation, energy efficiency improvements in reputed journals journals and BEE website.
Pallavi is a Trainee GHG Assessor at CCIPL. She has done B.Sc. in Chemistry and M.Sc. in Environmental Science and has a professional experience of 10 yrs. She is a certified technical expert for Restricted Chemical List (RSL) for brand Levis Strauss, and has also been involved in validation and verification of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects with TVU Rheinland (India) Pvt. LTD. Prior to this she was working as a consultant preparing EIA report and half-yearly environmental compliance report to be submitted to MOEF, MPCB regional offices and Environmental Department, Govt. Of Maharashtra. She has also undergone training on air and water quality testing organized by Pollution Control Cell, Thane Municipal Corporation, Thane (a ISO certified laboratory duly recognize by Ministry of Environment and Forest, Govet. Of India).
Francisco Acuna Carter
Francisco is the head of LATAM region. He has 18 years of experience in developing environmental projects, including environmental impact studies and declarations, environmental risk audits, management of environmental liabilities and hazardous wastes, and in the design of urban and industrial liquid and solid waste treatment plants. He has participated in over 10 projects of the Kyoto protocol Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) and has successfully placed over one million tons of CO2 (carbon credits) of various Chilean CDM projects on the international market, which have been purchased by Japanese, European and North American clients.
Sanjay Kumar Agarwalla
Sanjay is a Team Leader and Technical Expert at CCIPL. He has completed his graduation in Chemical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in 1997. He started his career in production / operations and had a detailed insight into the various chemical operations for around 10 years. He has worked at Kesoram Rayon (a B.K. Birla group of companies) and Durgapur Chemicals Limited. Moved into CDM (Carbon Credits) project management and then into industrial consulting for CDM projects at Gensol Consultants. Subsequently he shifted to CDM/VCS/GS auditing jobs and has been working as validator / verifier since around 11 years and worked for TUV Rhienland (India) Pvt. Ltd., LRQA and finally at Carbon Check. Various sectors in which has worked include wind power, hydro, biomass, cement plant, metro rail, energy efficiency, supercritical power plant, natural gas-based cogeneration / trigeneration, solar photovoltaic, oil and gas industry, biomass based cook stoves, etc. The projects are across India, Indonesia, Viet Nam, Sri Lanka, UAE and many African countries.
He is also a certified Energy Auditor cum Energy Manager from Bureau of Energy Efficiency (Government of India).