Vikash Kumar Singh (Compliance Officer)
Vikash has completed his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Environmental Management and has been involved in Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) for last 8 years. He began his career as a consultant in the development of CDM/VCS projects and thereafter as a Validator/Verifier. He has undergone extensive training in the validation and verification of carbon offset projects including accreditation requirements for VVBs and calibration workshop for DoEs organized by the CDM EB.
He is a qualified lead assessor and internal technical reviewer for offset projects validations and verifications under CDM, VCS, Gold Standard (GS), Social Carbon and actively been involved in the validation and verification or internal technical review of more than 150 offset projects. He had also received accreditation from the California Air Resources Board (ARB) under Executive Order H2-13-174 as a GHG offset lead verifier for carbon offsets projects and is a specialist for the livestock protocol.
He has expertise and knowledge of GHG validation and verification, accreditation, management, policy development, ISO 14064, ISO 14065, Corporate Sustainability (GRI and AA 1000), SA 8000, knowledge of Environment Management System (ISO 14001), Quality Management System (ISO 9001), wastewater treatment plant operation and design.