Ezra's Round Table / Systems Seminar: Farhad Billimoria (Oxford)

Location

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall 253

Description

Farhad Billimoria is an energy professional with over 14 years of global energy experience. He has covered electricity (renewable and conventional) and gas markets across Australia, New York and California. He is currently with the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) responsible for the design and analysis of electricity and gas markets in Australia, focusing on decarbonized market design for reliability and security. Prior to AEMO, Farhad was an active energy investor in US and international markets, as an Energy and Infrastructure specialist at the State of California (CalPERS) managing a $5 billion portfolio of energy and infrastructure assets, and as Vice President at AMP Capital in New York. Farhad has bachelor’s degrees in electrical engineering and laws (both with honors) and holds a master’s (energy systems) at the University of Melbourne with a focus on energy market modelling, forecasting and system design.