Anisha Krishnakumar

Anisha Krishnakumar

  • Climate-Aligned Industries

Anisha is an associate with RMI’s Climate-Aligned Industries Program, where she supports the deployment of decarbonization pathways for the chemical and refining industries. She specializes in strategizing and implementing low-carbon solutions and is passionate about facilitating an equitable energy transition.


Prior to joining RMI, Anisha led clean energy initiatives and started a sustainability student club as a graduate student at Duke University. Before getting her master’s degree, she worked in engineering and project management roles at ExxonMobil for three years. During her time in the oil and gas industry, she managed front-end engineering projects for refineries and supported technology development for liquefied natural gas projects.

  • MEM – Master of Engineering Management, Duke University
  • BS, Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology – Warangal, India