Buildings are quickly becoming a cornerstone of ambitious climate policy, as policymakers recognize they can’t achieve the necessary science-based emissions reductions without tackling this stubborn sector. This means states and cities across the country won’t meet their climate goals if new buildings in their jurisdiction include fossil fuel systems that…
Amar is a Manager on RMI’s Building Electrification team, responsible for cross-cutting analytics to build a fact base on fossil fuels in buildings and identify highest priority opportunities.
Prior to RMI, Amar spent twelve years at Applied Predictive Technologies (APT), helping Global 2000 companies deploy data analytics capabilities to improve decision-making and go-to-market strategies. He has led engagements across three continents, with diverse industries spanning retail, financial services, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, and manufacturing. Amar held a variety of market leadership, delivery, and product management roles, including Division Lead for Australia/New Zealand. Following acquisition of APT by MasterCard, Amar served as Vice President, Data & Services for MasterCard, where he was responsible for analytic partnerships with US Financial Institutions.
Amar holds a BA in Economics from the University of Virginia, where he graduated with Distinction. He was a 2019 Fellow at the Clean Energy Leadership Institute.