Director for Climate Finance Innovation
Salesforce’s carbon credit program and leads exploration of innovative financing opportunities for climate and nature action. Before joining Salesforce, Rahul spent twelve years developing clean energy ventures, public-private partnerships, and financing initiatives focused on universal access to energy throughout sub-Saharan Africa. He brings experience from the African Development Bank’s Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), FactorE Ventures, and CleanStar Ventures, and is a co-founder and board member of the EnAccess Foundation. Rahul holds a Master’s in Carbon Management from the University of Edinburgh and a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.