Gabrielle Walker

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Gabrielle Walker

International expert on climate change and business energy strategy

Gabrielle Walker is an international expert on climate change, with a deep knowledge of both the corporate energy sector and the political landscape. 

Her bestselling book “The Hot Topic”, puts business strategy in its international context for dealing with the energy crisis and climate change. The Hot Topic has been published in more than 20 countries and translated into a dozen languages. Gabrielle gives talks and provides strategic advice to corporations and governments on how best to… 

Gabrielle Walker is an international expert on climate change, with a deep knowledge of both the corporate energy sector and the political landscape. 

Her bestselling book “The Hot Topic”, puts business strategy in its international context for dealing with the energy crisis and climate change. The Hot Topic has been published in more than 20 countries and translated into a dozen languages. Gabrielle gives talks and provides strategic advice to corporations and governments on how best to prepare and respond to the implications of climate change.

Gabrielle has worked closely with the UK government on energy strategy and policy. She has worked with the UK Government Chief Scientific Advisor, formerly Sir David King, and latterly with Professor John Beddington, and with a number of departments, including Department for Transport, Department for Business, Energy and Regulatory Reform and the Department of Energy and Climate Change.

Gabrielle has worked on climate change and its implications for practical business strategy in the energy sector for many companies, including BP, Royal Mail, Tesco, KPMG, and Tata.

Her broadcasting work includes being a BBC radio presenter of series and individual feature programmes; Commentator and reviewer on Start the Week, Front Row and Night Waves on BBC Radio 4, and television appearances on BBC1, BBC2, ITV, Sky Television, Channel 4, and Channel 5. 

She is Chief Scientist at Xynteo, an advisory firm that specialises in helping businesses achieve low-carbon growth.

Gabrielle is a regular moderator and speaker at energy conferences all over the world. She has a PhD from Cambridge University and has taught at both Cambridge and Princeton Universities.

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