Kumar Padisetti’s expertise includes development of energy infrastructure, energy transition, M&A advice, carbon markets, market modelling, demand and energy price forecasts, portfolio analysis, market disruption, unregulated revenue growth, commercial and financial analysis, policy advice, risk management, strategic positioning and assisting clients with cost reduction and growth strategies.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Kumar was a partner in the Financial Advisory practice at Deloitte Access Economics where he built an energy advisory practice focused on assisting clients navigate Australasia's energy markets. At Deloitte he also led the future of energy and renewables for APAC region.
Prior to Deloitte, Kumar was a partner at Saha International where he was responsible for the Energy and Resources practice in Australasia. Before moving into consulting, Kumar has held various senior positions with large energy players in Australia and New Zealand and has built a strong reputation as strategic advisor to senior leaders in the energy sector.