Mr. Barati is part of the IHS Markit Solar and Energy Storage team and is currently responsible for researching solar PV and energy storage markets in North America, covering supply chain trends and downstream market dynamics. He is based in Austin, Texas. Prior to joining IHS Markit, he worked as an associate with GTM Research as part of their solar analyst team. He also has experience working with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Enphase Energy. Mr. Barati holds a Bachelor of Science in geography from Texas State University, United States.