Sam works in the policy analysis team in the Grantham Research Institute on climate policy, finance and diplomacy.
Prior to joining the Grantham Research Institute, Sam was a Manager in PwC’s Sustainability & Climate Change practice. Sam managed climate policy and financing projects in the UK, Sub-Saharan Africa, South America and South Asia. Sam also spent 2 years as part of the Climate and Development Knowledge Network, focusing on climate diplomacy in the lead-up to and aftermath of COP21 in 2015. Prior to this, Sam worked at the NGO Renewable World, which installed off-grid energy projects. Sam holds a Masters in Conflict, Governance and Development from the University of York.
- Design of policy frameworks to support NDC implementation
- Financing of renewable energy projects
- Decarbonisation pathways for the energy system
- The intersection between humanitarian response and climate change.