E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.
Founder and CEO of Christensen Global Strategies, collaborating with sustainability clients including the Carbon War Room, Clinton Global Initiative, Duke Energy, Microsoft, Ogilvy, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Swiss Re, The Elders, United Nations, Virgin Unite and Wolfensohn & Co. Former: Environmental and energy lawyer; Policy, law, investment, and philanthropy experience with Google, the World Bank, Baker & McKenzie, and U.S. Department of Energy. Has advised global initiatives including the Global Ocean Commission, the UN Secretary-General’s High-level Group on Sustainable Energy For All, and the World Climate Summit. Negotiated the first U.S. bilateral climate accord (with Costa Rica) and wrote the first university endowment investment policy on climate change (Stanford University, 1999). Honors: 2011 Hillary Laureate; 2010 Aspen Catto Fellow. JD, Stanford Law School.