Peter Sweatman is the Chief Executive of Climate Strategy & Partners
(www.climatestrategy.com), a strategic consultant in Clean Energy, Clean
Technology, Energy Efficiency and Climate Change Strategies. For 5 years
directly prior to this Peter was Managing Director responsible for Iberia and Latin
America for Climate Change Capital, one of the world’s leading specialist fund
manager and advisors in the low-carbon economy.
Peter holds a Master's degree in Engineering and Management Studies from
Cambridge University. In 1991, he joined JPMorgan in Corporate Finance
where he spent 9 years responsible for client business mainly in debt capital
markets for Iberia and Latin America from London and then New York. In the
year 2000, Peter became a social entrepreneur joining with other ex-bankers to
found and run three NGOs : Charity Technology Trust (www.ctt.org), New
Philanthropy Capital and Catalyst Climate Change Trust.
Peter is a visiting professor at IE University in Madrid, an active member of the
Ashoka Support Network, a member of the JCI Institute for Energy Efficiency
global Expert panel, lecturer at IIT-Comillas university and an advisor to the UK
Trade & Industry in Spain. Peter regularly presents at public forum on the
economics, markets and regulatory matters pertaining to climate change, clean
energy and energy efficiency.