Arnab Chatterjee – Group Strategy Manager


Arnab has been working for over a decade to create better energy or materials solutions. His focus has been on creating and developing technology on one hand, and devising effective strategy and thought leadership on the other. Highlights include investing in Avantium at Sofinnova Partners, building biobutanol with BioAmber and creating a complex deal to provide hydrogen fuelling infrastructure in Germany for Shell New Energies. His current role as Group Strategy Manager, Hydrogen (Shell New Energies), affords him a deep understanding of the energy transition both for mobility and for power. Policy engagement and regulatory understanding is fundamental to enabling different and new fuels or energy carriers to enter the market. Arnab has a background in chemistry and chemical engineering, from Oxford University and an MBA from INSEAD, and has lived in Canada, France and Netherlands. In his spare time, he builds robots and has supported the London Hackerspace with their iGEM projects.