2021 Speakers

Andrew Howard

Senior Director, Climate Finance and Markets VERRA

BIO

Andrew Howard is Senior Director, Climate Finance and Markets, at Verra, the world’s leading carbon crediting programme, with more than 1600 registered projects in 80 countries that account for two-thirds of global voluntary carbon market transaction volume. Andrew is a leading expert in carbon markets, having spent over 20 years working on climate policy and crediting programmes. Prior to joining Verra, he advised a range of governments, international institutions and business groups as a consultant and was instrumental at the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat in the implementation of carbon markets under the Kyoto Protocol and the Paris Agreement.