Prakash Sharma
Prakash Sharma

VP, Head of Scenarios and Technologies

Wood Mackenzie


Prakash has over 20 years’ experience in energy, metals and mining, cleantech, and climate change policy developments. He leads a team of analysts designing research for the energy transition. He joined Wood Mackenzie in 2009 and is currently based in London. He is responsible for global net zero scenario modelling, and leads discussions on hydrogen, ammonia, CCUS, next-gen nuclear and geothermal technologies.

Previously, Prakash spent two years in Beijing as head of Wood Mackenzie’s China research, guiding analysts on China’s energy and economic trends, including supply-side reforms, inter-fuel competition and commodity prices. He has also led global coal markets analysis for five years, delivering research on decarbonisation policies, the impact of renewables, alternative scenarios and evolving patterns of supply, demand and prices.

Prakash is an engineer from Indian Institute of Technology with an MBA from the International Management Institute in India.