Co-president, Club of Rome
Sandrine Dixson-Declѐve is currently the Co-President of the Club of Rome. She also serves as a special advisor for several organizations and companies on energy, finance and climate action. Sandrine Dixon-Declève is a Senior Associate and faculty member of the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL). She is a respected professor on climate change, green growth and sustainable energy solutions. In 2017 Sandrine co-founded the Women Enablers Change Agent Network (WECAN).
She has more than 30 years of European and international policy, business leadership and strategy experience with a focus on EU and international climate change, sustainable development, green growth, conventional and sustainable energy solutions and sustainable finance.
Sandrine was recognised by GreenBiz as one of the 30 most influential women across the globe, driving change in the low carbon economy and promoting green business. She has spent her career bringing together business leaders, policy makers, academia and NGO’s. Until recently, Sandrine was Chief Partnership Officer for UN Agency Sustainable Energy for All and prior to that the Director of the Prince of Wales’s Corporate Leaders Group and the EU office of the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (2009-2016). During that period, she was also appointed Executive Director of the Green Growth Platform bringing together EU Ministers and CEO’s.
Previous advisory and professional positions include: advising for HRH The Prince of Wales, Members of the European Parliament, European Commission Presidents, Commissioners and officials, Governments in Asia, Africa and the Middle East, international organizations (OPEC, ADB, OECD, UNEP, USAID, UNFCCC, IEA) and business leaders of large international, European and African companies. Sandrine was Vice Chair, European Biofuels Technology Platform 2008-2016; Board member, We Mean Business 2014-2016 and the Advisory Board of the Oil and Gas major Sasol from 2007-2010 and a Member of The Guardian’s Sustainable Business Advisory Board.