Austin Hong


Austin joined the Carbon Direct team after developing broad expertise in sustainability, renewable energy, and cleantech at McKinsey. At McKinsey, he served renewable energy and cleantech clients while also developing the firm’s knowledge and forward-looking predictions on the business implications of the carbon transition. Prior to McKinsey, Austin worked as an undergraduate researcher with ecologists and chemists in the wetlands of New Jersey and the campus of Georgetown University. He is excited to continue working on the global problem of the carbon transition, where Carbon Direct’s expertise will play a vital role. In his free time, he enjoys the outdoors, playing music, and working with local sustainability groups.