Abhay heads the Energy & Environment practice for Frost & Sullivan in the Middle East, assisting clients with ideating and strategizing growth. With over 14 years of global experience across the Energy, Power, ICT and Manufacturing industries, Abhay is a business expansion specialist, with proven global expertise predominantly across Middle East & India, and exposure across North America, Turkey and Kazakhstan. Abhay holds rich experience in portfolio optimization, feasibility evaluation,benchmarking and risk evaluation, facilitation of geographic expansion, and new product development, especially in the Middle East and Indian subcontinent . Abhay’s specialization in the Energy industry is backed by sound and in-depth understanding of companies across the entire Energy industry value chain, including national oil companies, power generation firms, engineering and design firms, EPC contractors and service/material/equipment providers. He is passionate about sustainability, the convergence of emerging technologies with the Energy industry, and the advent of Renewables, and is a strong supporter of the same. Abhay’s knowledge leadership is reflected through the fact that he has been an active and sought-after speaker at prestigious industry events such as the World Future Energy Summit, WEPOWER, PowerGen Middle East, Saudi Arabia Smart Grids and the Asharqia Chamber of Commerce amongst others. He has also been a jury member for the prestigious Oil & Gas Middle East Awards. Additionally, Abhay is often quoted in leading media publications Middle East.