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Akshaya Bhargava, Vice President, Assets

Akshaya Bhargava,

Vice President, Assets

Akshaya Bhargava is Vice President, Assets for Con Edison Development. In this role, he is responsible for the growth and profitability of CED’s utility scale assets.

Mr. Bhargava joined the Con Edison family of companies in 2001 and has held a series of positions with increasing levels of responsibility in both Con Edison Development and its sister company, Con Edison Energy. His responsibilities include the financial evaluation of development and acquisition opportunities for Con Edison Development and he is a key member of the team that has closed on development and acquisition projects worth more than $4 billion. Through his roles in financial evaluation, due diligence, acquisitions, power purchase agreement negotiations, and debt financing, Mr. Bhargava has been instrumental in developing Con Edison Development’s utility scale business into its current position as one of the largest owner/operators of renewable energy assets nationwide.

Prior to joining Con Edison, Mr. Bhargava was employed at Reliance Industries Limited, a petrochemical operation in Mumbai, India. As a member of the management team, he was responsible for optimizing production while ensuring the safe and reliable operation of the plant.

Mr. Bhargava is a graduate of the University of Maryland where he holds a Master of Business Administration. He also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee.