Jeremy Oppenheim

Programme Director, Sustainable Business & Energy Transitions Commissions

Founding Partner of SystemiQ, a new purpose-driven firm dedicated to driving sustainable market transformation through a combination of advisory and investment activities.  He is the programme director for both the Sustainable Business and Energy Transitions Commissions, lead author of the Better Growth, Better Climate report of the New Climate Economy project, and advisor to multiple governments, companies and foundations on system transformation and resource productivity.

Jeremy spent over 20 years at McKinsey, developing and leading its Sustainability and Resource Productivity Practice (SRP) from 2007-2015.  He played a key role in shaping McKinsey’s client and knowledge agenda on green growth, including resource productivity, blended finance, resilience, climate policy, land-use and ecosystem service strategies, circular “closed loop” business models, clean-tech and energy policy.

Jeremy is a former Senior Economist from the World Bank (1988-1993). He holds a first class degree from Cambridge University in Law and Economics (1984) and a Masters’ Degree in Public Administration (1986) from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.