Arsalan is from India and is an investment professional in sustainable energy. Before joining London Business School, Arsalan helped build an innovative financial institution in India, cKers Finance, which grew to make several project finance and venture debt investments in emerging cleantech segments such as rooftop solar, energy efficiency and energy access. He handled the end-to-end deal cycle from origination, structuring and due diligence to execution. Prior to cKers Finance, he advised government agencies in India on renewable energy finance and policy. Arsalan chose to join LBS for its rich diversity; its location in London, a leading financial centre; the flexible programme structure with a focus on leadership, and its renowned finance faculty. At LBS, he is an active member of the Energy Club, Investment Management Club, Private Equity Club and the Tennis Club. Arsalan is also an agenda contributor at the World Economic Forum. He regularly contributes opinion pieces to leading newspapers and magazines.