Tess Sokol-Sachs

Policy Officer (TPI)

Tess Sokol-Sachs

Tess is a researcher working on the Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI), an investor-backed initiative that assesses companies’ preparedness for the transition to a low carbon economy. She carries out research and analysis on carbon intensive industry sectors, assesses companies’ emissions pathways, and contributes to methodology developments.


Before joining TPI, Tess worked as a consultant at Deloitte on the Sustainability and ESG services team in Colorado where she advised corporates on climate-related disclosures and risk planning. Tess also completed an internship at the International Energy Agency where she carried out analysis and appraisal of energy efficiency policies. She graduated with a Distinction from the MSc Environmental Economics and Climate Change program at the London School of Economics.

Research interests

  • Climate finance
  • Transition to zero emissions growth
  • Environmental policy evaluation