- Deputy Director of the UK Energy Research Centre, in charge of its Energy Resources theme

- Member of the High Level Panel on the European Decarbonization Pathways Initiative of the European  Commissions (established by RTD, since 2016)

-  Global Co-Chair of UN Environment’s sixth Global Environment Outlook Report (GEO6), presented to the United Nations Environment Assembly in March 2019

- Member of UN International Resource Panel and was co-lead author of the IRP’s 2017 report on Resource Efficiency, commissioned by the G7 (appointed in 2013)

-  The Coordinator of EU-funded research project INNOPATHS: Innovation pathways, strategies and policies for the Low-Carbon Transition in Europe

-  Vice-Chairman of the DG Environment Commissioner’s High-Level Economists Expert Group on Resource Efficiency, and was also a member of the European Commission's high-level European Resource Efficiency Platform (appointed in 2011)`

 -  UNEP’s Global 500 Award ‘for outstanding environmental achievement’ (1994)


Charlemagne Thursday 20 June16.00 - 17.30