PHD CANDIDATE, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
Strategy, carbon STORAGE
Eli is a climate researcher and practitioner based at the University of Oxford. His work focuses on technologies and policies to deliver global net zero emissions through safe, highly-durable carbon storage. His net zero strategy and carbon removal consulting clients have spanned the travel, investment, and energy sectors. Eli was previously COO of SunFarmer, a social enterprise that designs, deploys, and finances solar installations in Nepal, and an impact investor at New Island Capital, deploying over $90 million into utility-scale renewables and sustainably-managed redwood timberland and organic farmland. He received his B.S. in Geology & Geophysics from Yale and MSc and MBA from the University of Oxford. His PhD is supervised by Professor Myles Allen at Oxford’s Environmental Change Institute.