Emily Farnworth

Emily Farnworth

Chair of Advisory Group, RE100
United Kingdom

Emily is Co-Director of the Centre for Climate Engagement at the University of Cambridge and Chair of the RE100 Advisory Committee. She was previously Head of Climate Initiatives at the World Economic Forum where she was involved in setting up the Climate Governance Initiative, the Alliance of CEO Climate Leaders and the Mission Possible Platform.

Emily has over 25 years of experience working with businesses, government and non-profit organisations to support the transition to a low-carbon economy. She has worked across multi-stakeholder groups and within specific industry sectors to collaborate on solutions to tackle climate change through research, campaigns and communications strategies aimed at creating systemic change in the way businesses manage climate risk and decarbonize operations.