Managing Director, Carbon Trust

James Wilde is Managing Director of Innovation & Policy and Markets at the Carbon Trust. He has been at the Carbon Trust for nine years, leading policy and markets work which has informed the introduction of a number of new policies and spanned a wide range of topics in the UK and abroad - from the EU Emissions Trading Scheme, energy efficiency, low carbon buildings design through to renewable and low carbon technology innovation policy. Prior to joining the Carbon Trust, he worked for McKinsey & Company. He has a PhD in Nanotechnology from the University of Cambridge and a degree in Materials Science from the University of Oxford.