Cdr (Dr.) Kapil Narula (Retd.)
Cdr (Dr.) Kapil Narula (Retd.), is an energy and sustainability professional. His career goal is “to provide a leadership role to the world, onto a path of sustainable development”. Kapil served for more than 20 years in the Indian Navy (IN) and worked onboard ships, as a faculty, and as a researcher. He has a master’s degree in electrical engineering and a PhD in development economics. Kapil currently works as a Senior Researcher at the University of Geneva, Switzerland and an Honorary Research Fellow at the National Maritime Foundation, New Delhi, India. Kapil envisioned, advocated and formulated an energy policy for the IN and was instrumental in developing the ‘Indian Navy Environment Conservation Roadmap’ (INECR). He is the co-author/editor of six books on maritime issues. His book “The Maritime Dimension of Sustainable Energy Security” was published by Springer (Singapore) in 2019. His selected academic work can be accessed here.