Deepa Poduval is an Associate Vice President, leading the Global Strategic Advisory Practice within Black & Veatch Management Consulting. In this role, she provides executive management for transaction advisory, rate and regulatory, financial advisory and energy market planning services. This practice provides acquisition and divestiture due diligence support services, regulatory support, and strategic, economic, and fundamental market advisory services. Clients span the electric, water, oil & gas, commercial and industrial and financial sectors across the Americas, Europe and Asia.
Ms. Poduval brings substantial finance, utility and oil and gas industry knowledge and led the company’s oil and gas management consulting practice since 2016, providing strategy, technology and market advisory services. She has advised various clients on strategic responses to key issues impacting their business including gas-electric industry interdependencies and related implications for participants in both industries, and implications of sustained low energy prices on project viability, risk and future growth.
She holds a Masters in Engineering Management from Dartmouth College and a Master of Science in Economics and B.E., Mechanical Engineering from B.I.T.S., Pilani in India.