• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Pooja Goyal


Partner & Chief Investment Officer, Carlyle Global Infrastructure

Pooja Goyal is a Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Carlyle Global Infrastructure, Co-Head of the Carlyle Global Infrastructure Opportunity Fund (CGI), and Head of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. She is based in New York. Ms Goyal has been invested in the energy transition and renewables since 2005. Prior to joining Carlyle, Ms. Goyal was the Head of the Alternative Energy Investing Group at Goldman Sachs, where she led Goldman Sachs’ investments in the renewables sector.Prior to 2005, Ms. Goyal was part of the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs. Ms. Goyal is a graduate of University of Pennsylvania, where she received a BS in finance from the Wharton School and a BAS in computer and cognitive science from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Ms. Goyal is on the Board of Advisors of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania and on the Board of Trustees for the Ethical Culture Fieldston School in New York City.

Sessions With Pooja Goyal

Thursday, 9 March

  • 04:10pm - 04:50pm (CST) / 09/mar/2023 10:10 pm - 09/mar/2023 10:50 pm

    Delivering the Low-carbon Infrastructure of the Future

    Power & Renewables
    Industrial policies to support sustainability targets are globally incentivizing the buildout of low-carbon technologies and the networks of infrastructure to deploy them. Delivering this infrastructure is at the center of the energy trilemma: How to build a system that is equal parts secure, sustainable and affordable? How are energy investors and project developers balancing the priorities of energy security and transition? How has the policy landscape shaped portfolio strategies? What challenges with transmission, permitting and interconnection need to be overcome to deliver energy to where it’s needed?