Commissioners

Marco Alvera

Marco Alvera

SNAM

 

Thomas Thune Anderson

Thomas Thune Anderson

Chairman of the Board - Ørsted

Mr. Andersen has chaired Ørsted through its green transformation and global growth. He also chairs Lloyds Register Group and VKR Holding, and is the former CEO of Maersk Oil.

Brian Aranha

Brian Aranha

Executive VP, Head of Strategy, ArcelorMittal

 

Lord Gregory Barker

Lord Gregory Barker

Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, EN+

Lord Barker was previously a member of the British House of Commons from 2001 to 2015. From 2010 to 2014, Lord Barker served as UK Minister of State for Energy & Climate Change.

Pierre-André de Chalendar

Pierre-André de Chalendar

Chairman & CEO, Saint-Gobain

Pierre-André de Chalendar joined Saint-Gobain in 1989 and had various positions in France, the United States and the UK before being appointed CEO in 2007 and Chairman CEO in 2010.

Marisa Drew

Marisa Drew

Chief Executive Officer, Impact Advisory and Finance (IAF) Department

Marisa Drew is CEO of the IAF Department at Credit Suisse, responsible for setting the strategy and directing the activities across the bank which lead to Sustainable Finance and Impact Investing on behalf of the bank's clients. Prior to this, she was the Co-Head of the Investment Banking and Capital Markets Division, EMEA with over 30 years' experience in the industry. She sits on Advisory or Leadership Boards of several organisations, including the Wharton School, Women in Public Policy at Harvard's Kennedy School and the FCA.

Dominic Emery

Dr Dominic Emery

VP, Group Strategic Planning, BP

Dominic has led Gas and Power business development in the UK and Northern Europe, as well as running power and utility assets at BP industrial sites. He moved to his current role in 2013.

Stephen Fitzpatrick

Stephen Fitzpatrick

Founder, Ovo Energy

Stephen is Founder and CEO of the OVO Group, which includes OVO Energy and its intelligent technology division Kaluza. Stephen recently launched the Zero Carbon Campaign to determine how carbon pricing can help drive the UK's transition to net zero. He is also the Founder and CEO of Vertical Aerospace, an electric aircraft company reimagining the way we fly.

Will Gardiner

Will Gardiner

Chief Executive Officer, DRAX

Will Gardiner is responsible for delivering Drax's ambition of becoming the world's first carbon negative company by 2030.

John Holland-Kaye

John Holland-Kaye

CEO, Heathrow Airport

 

Chad Holliday

Chad Holliday

Chairman, Royal Dutch Shell

As well as Chairman of Royal Dutch Shell, Mr. Holliday is also Chairman of the National Academy of Engineering, founding member of the International Business Council and former CEO of DuPont.

Timothy Jarratt

Timothy Jarratt

Group Head, Strategy, National Grid

Tim is responsible for assessing future energy trends and developing National Grid’s group strategy. Prior to joining National Grid in 2016 he worked in the mining industry for Anglo American and as an equity analyst at Redburn Partners.

Hubert Keller

Hubert Keller

Managing Partner, Lombard Odier Group

Hubert is also Chief Executive Officer of Lombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM) and Chairman of Lombard Odier's Swiss pension fund. He joined the Lombard Odier Group as Managing Partner in 2006. He previously held senior roles at Deutsche Bank, SG Warburg and Compagnie Financière Tradition.

Zoe Knight

Zoe Knight

Managing Director & Group Head, Centre of Sustainable Finance, HSBC

Zoë Knight leads the newly created Centre of Sustainable Finance at HSBC, a central think tank established to lead and shape the debate on mobilising capital flows to address the world’s major sustainability challenges.

Jules Kortenhorst

Jules Kortenhorst

CEO, Rocky Mountain Institute

Mr. Kortenhorst's background spans business, government, entrepreneurial and nonprofit leadership at Topell Energy, the European Climate Foundation, the Dutch parliament and Shell.

Richard Lancaster

Richard Lancaster

Chief Executive Officer, CLP

 

Zheng Li

Zheng Li

Executive Vice President, Institute of Climate Change and Sustainable Developent, Tsinghua University

 

Martin Lindqvist

Martin Lindqvist

CEO, SSAB

 

Mark Laabs

Mark Laabs

Managing Director, Modern Energy

Mark serves as Managing Director of Modern Energy, a private equity firm that invests in distributed energy businesses. He also serves as Chairman of Faro Energy, a Latin American solar finance company.

Richard Lancaster

Richard Lancaster

CEO, CLP Holdings Limited

Prior to his current role, he was Managing Director of CLP’s operations in Hong Kong, responsible for its electricity generation, transmission and distribution business serving 2.5 million customers in Hong Kong.

Auke Lont

Auke Lont

Chief Executive Officer and President, Statnett

Mr. Lont has more than 25 years of experience in the energy industry. His career at Statoil/Equinor culminated in the role of Senior Vice President, Nordic Energy. He subsequently served as Managing Director Econ Pöyry Analysis, Norway before becoming CEO at Statnett in 2009.

Ajay Mathur

Ajay Mathur

Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute India

Dr. Mathur heads The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI). He previously served as Director General of the Bureau of Energy Efficiency in India and has been a lead author of the IPCC.

Jon Moore

Jon Moore

CEO, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Jon has been at BloombergNEF for over a decade. Jon has been the Chief Executive Officer since 2014, after joining the company in 2008 as Commercial Director. BloombergNEF is a leading provider of strategic research and economic analysis for Corporations, Governments and Financial Institutions, helping them transition to a decarbonized future.

Julian Mylchreest

Julian Mylchreest

Global Head of Natural Resources Group, Investment Banking, Bank of America

 

Philip New

Philip New

CEO, Energy Systems Catapult

The Catapult develops models, tools and insights from a ‘whole systems’ perspective to support the UK energy transition. Prior to this Mr. New worked for over 30 years for BP in Asia, North and South America, and Europe. In 2002 he entered BP’s cleantech sector.

Damilola Ogunbiyi

Damilola Ogunbiyi

CEO, SE4All

Mrs. Ogunbiyi is CEO of SE4All, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for SE4All and Co-Chair of UN-Energy. She is also a Commissioner for the Global Commission to End Energy Poverty.

Nandita Parshad

Nandita Parshad

Managing Director, Infrastructure, Sustainable Infrastructure - EBRD

Nandita has 30 years’ experience in financing and investing in the energy sector in diverse emerging economies such as India, Eastern Europe, former Soviet Union, Mongolia, Turkey, Middle East and North Africa

Andreas Regnell

Andreas Regnell

Senior Vice President, Strategic Development, Vattenfall

Mr Regnell has worked for Vattenfall since 2010. He was previously with Boston Consulting Group and Citibank. He also serves on several boards, e.g. Hybrit AB and Northvolt AB.

Carlos Sallé

Carlos Sallé

Director, Energy Policies – Iberdrola

 

Siddarth Sharma

Siddharth Sharma

Group Chief Sustainability Officer, Tata Sons Private Limited

Prior to Tata Sons, Mr. Sharma was a civil servant for more than two decades. He has handled important assignments in the Government of India such as the President’s Secretariat and in ministries of Finance, Urban Development & External Affairs.

Yinhiao Shu

Yinhiao Shu

Chairman/ Party Secretary, China Huaneng Group

 

Mahendra Singhi

Mahendra Singhi

MD and CEO, Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited

Mr. Singhi is an active member of Climate Change Council in Confederation of Indian Industry and has served as co-chair of the WBCSD’s Cement Sustainability Initiative in India.

Andrew Steer

Andrew Steer

President and CEO, World Resources Institute

Dr. Steer is well-versed in international sustainability issues, he also served at the World Bank, DFID, United Nations Sustainable Energy For All and the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Natural Capital.

Nicholas Stern

Nicholas Stern

Professor, London School of Economics

Lord Stern is IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government, former Chief Economist of the World Bank and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, and author of the Stern Review on the economics of climate change.

Günther Thallinger

Günther Thallinger

Member of the Board of Management – Allianz

 

Simon Thompson

Simon Thompson

Chairman, Rio Tinto

Prior to his current position, Mr. Thompson held a number of senior positions at the Anglo American group, Tullow Oil plc, and AngloGold Ashanti Ltd.

Robert Trezona

Robert Trezona

Partner, Head of Cleantech. IP Group

Dr. Trezona is venture capitalist focussing on transformative technology for clean energy. He heads IP Group’s cleantech division, which builds businesses based on breakthrough science from leading universities.

Jean-Pascal Tricoire

Jean-Pascal Tricoire

Chairman and CEO, Schneider Electric

Mr. Tricoire has worked at Schneider Electric for over 25 years. He has been Chairman and CEO for nearly 10 years, before which he worked in other roles at Schneider Electric in Germany, Italy, China and South Africa.

Laurence Tubiana

Laurence Tubiana

CEO, European Climate Foundation

Laurence brings decades of expertise and experience in climate change, energy, agriculture and sustainable development, working across government, think tanks, NGOs and academia.

Eliot Wittington

Eliot Wittington

Director, CLG – We Mean Business

Eliot is the Director of CISL’s Corporate Leaders Groups (CLG), leading the team behind both CLG Europe and The Prince of Wales’s CLG in the UK. He also leads CISL’s team that bridges between business and policy makers to bring about a more sustainable economy.

Adair Turner

Adair Turner

Chair, Energy Transitions Commission

Lord Turner also chairs the Institute for New Economic Thinking. He previously chaired the UK Financial Services Authority and UK Climate Committee. He also worked at McKinsey & Company, the Confederation of British Industry and Merrill Lynch.

Huang Wensheng

Huang Wensheng

Chairman of the Board, Sinopec Capital

 

Tim Wirth

Tim Wirth

Vice Chair, United Nations Foundation

Senator Wirth led the formulation of the Foundation's priorities: environment, women and population, and children’s health. He is a former Senator and spent decades in United States politics emphasizing environment and development topics.

Lei Zhang

Lei Zhang

CEO, Envision Group

Mr. Zhang is the founder of Envision Energy, which was established in 2007. Over the course of ten years, he has led Envision Energy to its current position as the world's largest smart energy asset management company.

Changwen Zhao

Changwen Zhao

DG, Industrial Economy, Development Research Center of the State Council of China

Dr. Zhao has also served as Director General at the Enterprises Research Institute in China, as well as Vice President and Professor at Sichuan University Business School.

Cathy Zoi

Cathy Zoi

CEO, EVgo

Ms. Zoi previously led Odyssey Energy, which offers a turnkey solution for profitable & scalable rural mini-grids. She has worked in energy and environment sectors, at Stanford, the U.S. Department of Energy, Alliance for Climate Protection and Frontier Power.