Vaideeswaran Sankaran

Vaideeswaran Sankaran

Panel Member
Compliance Review Panel


The Board approved the appointment of Mr. Vaideeswaran Sankaran as part-time member for a 5-year term. His appointment is effective 25 August 2022. 

Mr. Sankaran, a national of India, has worked in the fields of environment, climate change, and corporate sustainability over the last 25 years. He acquired and shared his expertise across different development sectors (transport, urban, rural, agriculture, disaster, and energy) and contributed through various cross-functional teams. He has engaged with developing country Governments, multilateral agencies (World Bank, Asian Development Bank, and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank), bilateral agencies, NGOs, educational & research institutions, and grassroots-level community groups. He has delivered assignments in South Asia, East Asia, Central Asia, and Africa. Vaideesh has executed consulting assignments with many large corporates in primary and secondary industry sectors. Combining this work experience with his multidisciplinary educational background in civil engineering and economics, he brings an integrated, global perspective that he has gainfully employed in developing policy, addressing institutional issues, and facilitating investments towards the overall goal of environmentally sustainable development. 

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