Pradeep PanigrahiHead, Corporate Sustainability at Larsen & Toubro
Dr. Pradeep Panigrahi is an ESG and Sustainability professional with over 26 years of experience in reputed businesses - Murugappa Group, Tata Group, Mahindra Group and now with the L&T Group. He has a Ph. D. in Ecology with an international fellowship from IRD LEST, Universite’ Paris VI, France. He is recipient of several awards, including Bright Spark award by Murugappa Group and Mahindra Innovation Awards - Gold category for innovations around Circular Economy.
He is life member of several reputed organizations including Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) and Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA). Also, he is member of several national level committees, including FICCI-CES and CII National Water Committee. Dr. Panigrahi has participated in several national/ international conferences including COP-19 at Warsaw, Poland and as a panellist at Harvard Business School, Boston. He has also been guest faculty/ speaker at IIT-B, IIM-A, XIMB etc.
Dr. Panigrahi’s is a certified Climate Change champion, and his focus area includes achieving high performance in the fields of Carbon Neutrality, Water Security, Circular Economy, Biodiversity Management, Creating Shared Value, Corporate Governance etc. Currently he is working as Head – Corporate Sustainability with 19 Billion USD Larsen & Toubro Ltd., Mumbai.