Nov 2021 – 
 

  • Project Consultant, Project Vesta, USA (working to reverse climate change and ocean acidification by greatly accelerating the Earth’s natural long-term process of rock weathering through Coastal Carbon Capture (www.vesta.earth))

  • Founder Director, Blue Oceans Foundation, India (NFP Organisation for Marine and Environmental Conservation) (www.blueoceans.org)

  • Expert Member BAT (INDIA) and Member of Sub-Group for Study on Cross-Country Comparison of Selected BREFs of BAT Projects of Textile Sector, Cement Sector and Thermal Power Plant Sector, Environment Directorate, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Paris (www.oecd.org/chemicalsafety/risk-management/best-available-techniques.htm)

  • International Advisor, Adelphi (a leading independent think tank and public policy consultancy on climate, environment and development), Germany (www.adelphi.de/en) for the Sustainability in the Textile and Leather Sector in Bangladesh (STILE) Project, Ministry of Environment, Government of Bangladesh

  • Technical Expert, Gujarat Cleaner Production Centre (GCPC) has been established by Industries & Mines Department, Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar (gcpcgujarat.org.in)

  • Technical Advisor, Centre for Environment Education Ahmedabad (established as a Centre of Excellence under the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Govt. of India, working in the field of Environmental Education and Education for Sustainable Development) (www.ceeindia.org)

  • Vice-President (Operations), Wattency Worldwide LLP, India and Dubai (https://wattency.com)(new age fractional ownership Platform, that enables Renewable Energy Project investments in a structured framework to reap huge potential of high ROI's for retail investors)

  • Freelancing Climate Change and Sustainability Professional, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India (www.chiragbhimani.in / www.chiragbhimani.com)

Nov 2020 – Oct 2021
 

  • Senior Technical Advisor, The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH (German Corporation for International Cooperation GmbH) (www.giz.de

  • Expert Member BAT (INDIA) and Member of Sub-Group for Study on Cross-Country Comparison of Selected BREFs of BAT Projects of Textile Sector, Cement Sector and Thermal Power Plant Sector, Environment Directorate, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Paris (www.oecd.org/chemicalsafety/risk-management/best-available-techniques.htm)

 

Feb 2019 – Oct 2020
 

  • Environmental Specialist, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India (www.chiragbhimani.com)

  • Expert Member BAT (INDIA) and Member of Sub-Group for Study on Cross-Country Comparison of Selected BREFs of BAT Projects of Textile Sector, Cement Sector and Thermal Power Plant Sector, Environment Directorate, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Paris (www.oecd.org/chemicalsafety/risk-management/best-available-techniques.htm)

  • Indian Senior Expert (Legal Framework), Adelphi (a leading independent think tank and public policy consultancy on climate, environment and development), Germany (www.adelphi.de/en)

  • Expert, Tata Centre for Development, University of Chicago, Delhi Centre (tcd.uchicago.edu)

 

Jan 2013 – Jan 2019    
 

  • Divisional (Unit) Head, Head Office, Gandhinagar, Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB), INDIA (gpcb.gujarat.gov.in) (State [Provincial] Environment Protection Agency) (Bhavnagar, Amreli, Junagadh, Gir-Somnath, Banaskantha, Patan, Porbandar, Ahmedabad Rural, Botad & Ankleshwar Districts, BRAP – EODB, ETS, CEMS & BREFD Divisions)

Feb 1996 – Dec 2012
 

  • Deputy Environmental Engineer (DEE) and Assistant Environmental Engineer (AEE), Gujarat Pollution Control Board, INDIA

 

Oct 1994 – Jan 1996
 

  • Assistant to Senior Professional Structural Engineer Mr. Mulvantbhai G. Domadia, Professional Engineer, Rajkot INDIA (Held Professional Engineer License)