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Rajat Agarwal


Leads our energy and materials practice and coleads our capital excellence work in Southeast Asia

Rajat spearheads sustainable business transformations for energy and infrastructure sectors in Southeast Asia, and co-leads capital excellence initiatives across the region.

Examples of Rajat’s recent work include:

  • supporting the planning and execution of one of the largest energy sector downstream projects portfolio in Asia
  • supporting the engineering, construction, and digitization of a portfolio of infrastructure assets in Southeast Asia
  • developing the business-entry strategy for electric vehicles, including charging and battery infrastructure development, in Southeast Asia
  • developing the strategy and implementation support for an integrated marketing, gas, and renewables power company in Southeast Asia
  • developing the strategy and supporting transformation of a national oil company
  • developing the digitally-enabled procurement function transformation for one of Southeast Asia’s largest energy companies

Rajat is a chartered accountant from ICAI, India. He is fluent in English and Hindi. Outside of work, Rajat enjoys traveling, playing tennis with his children, and has recently started taking music lessons.

Published work

Ten ideas to reimagine Indonesia’s economy after COVID-19,” McKinsey & Company, May 2021

Ten ways to boost Indonesia’s energy sector in a postpandemic world,” McKinsey & Company, December 2020

Building self-sustaining public transport: An interview with William Sabandar, president director of MRT Jakarta,” McKinsey & Company, August 2019

Imagining construction’s digital future,” McKinsey & Company, June 2016


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