Lead Partner, Carbon Markets and REDD
Richard leads an international network of more than 200 climate change and carbon market specialists. He specialises in climate policy (mitigation and adaptation), carbon markets and forest finance, advising both government and private sector clients on the risks and opportunities associated with climate change. Richard has extensive carbon market experience, advising on some of the earliest large transactions in the CDM.
He is advising on a number of REDD+ and reforestation projects in Africa, Indonesia and Latin America. He is also a member of the Network Council overseeing the work of the Climate and Development Knowledge Network, a major project being led by PwC on behalf of the UK Government. Richard is also a senior adviser to the World Economic Forum on climate policy and finance, and is leading the Forum’s work stream on REDD+ and sustainable land use.