RealFoundations' Energy Solutions Director, Alok Singh, Appointed to Carbon War Room’s Building Efficiency Advisory Board


November 2014 | Newport Beach, CA – RealFoundations’ Energy Solutions Director, Alok Singh, was recently appointed to the Carbon War Room’s Building Efficiency Advisory Board. The Carbon War Room, founded by Sir Richard Branson, established an Operations Group whose focus is to assemble entrepreneurial teams and execute multi-phase operational plans to solve market barriers and accelerate capital to climate change solutions. RealFoundations, a professional services firm focused on helping real estate enterprises around the globe run better, is excited about this partnership opportunity. The firm’s Energy Solutions practice, led by Mr. Singh, advises real estate companies on how to achieve sustainable performance by identifying, designing and implementing cost-effective solutions to meet their needs.

"Alok was chosen based upon his deep expertise in finance, energy, and real estate. His experience will help the Carbon War Room Building Efficiency Operation in choosing the most promising opportunities for increasing commercial demand and availability of capital for energy efficiency projects in buildings," said Joshua Kagan, Carbon War Room's Operation Lead for Energy Efficiency.

“There’s a strong link between carbon reduction opportunities in buildings and financial performance of real estate companies, and RealFoundations is proud to support Carbon War Room’s efforts in this area,” said Singh.

David Stanford, Executive Managing Director and one of the founding partners of RealFoundations, echos Singh's point of view. "It is very important to RealFoundations to elevate this topic with our industry analysts who manage publically listed real estate securities. More awareness will yield a greater focus on this topic and elevate transparency requirements," says Stanford.

Mr. Singh and his team have worked with some of the most respected real estate organizations in the world helping them measure, manage and optimize their portfolio’s energy and environmental performance. Mr. Singh has over 17 years of experience years of experience providing energy and sustainability services in the built environment and has LEED® AP, CEM and CMVP credentials.

About RealFoundations

RealFoundations is a professional services firm focused on the real estate industry. With offices on four continents, 200 client-serving professionals and focused delivery capabilities in China and India, RealFoundations provides Management Consulting, Managed Services and Energy Solutions to developers, owners/operators, service providers, institutional investors and corporate occupiers. From the building itself to the way it is used, operated and financed, no firm understands the inner workings of the entire real estate ecosystem as well as RealFoundations. We help real estate enterprises around the globe run better. For more information, visit: www.realfoundations.net.

For additional information, please contact

Alok Singh Director RealFoundations alok.singh@realfoundations.net +1 949 258 4004

About Carbon War Room

Carbon War Room focuses on the market barriers that reinforce the status quo and prevent capital from flowing to sustainable solutions with compelling returns. Often, strong policy is a necessary but insufficient condition, and technology is not the bottleneck: Capital has to flow to solutions in a well-functioning market-place.

For additional information, please contact

Joshua Kagan Operation Lead - Energy Efficiency Carbon War Room jkagan@carbonwarroom.com +1 415 269 4130