Soubhagya Parija

Soubhagya Parija

Soubhagya Parija

SVP and Chief Risk Officer

Soubhagya Parija joined NYPA in July 2015, and administers all aspects of risk management and insurance at the nation’s largest state public power organization.

Formerly an executive at Wal-Mart, Parija also worked at Signet Jewelers, Inc., where he developed the company’s enterprise risk management program that included regulatory compliance. He also spent six years at Duke Energy, the nation’s largest electric power holding company, where he served in a variety of roles including director of enterprise risk management and portfolio analysis. Parija also worked at NTPC, India’s largest utility.

Parija has a master’s in economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, and a master’s in business administration from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.