Partnership of leaders.

Public-private collaboration.

Knowledge for action providers.

Governance.

The Leadership Group for Industry Transition (LeadIT) was launched by the prime ministers of Sweden and India with support from the World Economic Forum (WEF) during the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit on 23 September, 2019, in New York.

Representatives from Sweden, India and the World Economic Forum make up LeadIT’s Management Board. A Technical and Expert Committee, made up of LeadIT member representatives, advises the Board. The Board approves new members and decides on the workplan of the Secretariat.

The Secretariat.

The LeadIT Secretariat is responsible for managing the work of the Leadership Group and is hosted by Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI).

Robert Watt

Partnerships Lead

Somya Joshi

Roadmaps Lead

Åsa Moberg

Finance Lead

Aaron Maltais

Policy and Roadmap Lead

Felipe Sanchez

Analyst

Amelinda Lindberg

Analyst

Astrid Nilsson Lewis

Analyst

Nina Eneroth

Communications Lead

Eileen Torres Morales

Analyst

Silvija Marcinkevičiūtė

Communications Officer

Linnéa Haviland

Graphic Designer

Mia Shu

Graphic Designer

Robert Watt

Robert Watt

Partnerships Lead

Robert leads the partnerships work at the LeadIT Secretariat. Over the last ten years, he has lead communications and engagement capacity building efforts and developed effective science-policy communication methods that are focused on results and the needs of stakeholders.

 

Within the LeadIT Secretariat, Rob is responsible for implementation of the LeadIT Summit and development of industry transition dialogues bringing together country and company members.

Somya Joshi

Somya Joshi

Roadmaps Lead

Somya leads the Industry Transition Roadmaps work at the LeadIT Secretariat. She is a expert in decision making support, stakeholder engagement, technology and process innovation towards realizing the sustainable development goals.

 

Within the LeadIT Secretariat, Somya leads the creation of an interactive guide on how to design roadmaps and analysis on how developing nations might engage in industry transition.

Åsa Moberg

Åsa Moberg

Finance Lead

Åsa leads Finance Working Groups of LeadIT Secretariat which brings together  LeadIT Technical Expert Committee members, financial sector stakeholders (i.e. IFC, World Bank, public and private banks), experts from academia and think tanks. Åsa is an expert in life cycle assessment and on finance for sustainable development.

 

Within LeadIT Secretariat Åsa works with  LeadIT company and company members and help them strive towards implementation of the financing principles for industry transition endorsed by all LeadIT members at COP26 in Glasgow.

Aaron Maltais

Aaron Maltais

Policy and Roadmap Lead

Aaron is the Policy and Roadmap Lead within the LeadIT Secretariat. Aaron is a policy and finance expert with twenty years of experience working on climate and sustainability transitions and engaging with private and public actors.

 

Within LeadIT, Aaron works together with LeadIT Members from government and industry in the Working Group on Finance and on roadmap implementation processes to find policy solutions that help accelerate the transition to net-zero emissions.

Felipe Sanchez

Felipe Sanchez

Analyst

Felipe is an analyst within the LeadIT Secretariat. He brings his expertise in policy development and identifying policy implementation issues.

 

Within the secretariat, Felipe focuses on our trackers of industry transition roadmaps and green steel, as well as data-driven analysis and demand-side policies.

Amelinda Lindberg

Amelinda Lindberg

Analyst

Amelinda is an analyst within the LeadIT Secretariat.  Amelinda brings her expertise in scenario building and foresight methodologies especially within the area of novel technology and innovation.

 

Within the LeadIT Secretariat, Amelinda mainly works on industry transition roadmaps and analysis of how future techno-socioeconomic drivers could accelerate or hinder industry decarbonization pathways. Amelinda also works with demand-side policies and data-driven analysis.

Astrid Nilsson Lewis

Astrid Nilsson Lewis

Analyst

Astrid is a researcher within the LeadIT Secretariat. She has experience in sustainable consumption, with a background in Life Cycle Assessment.

 

Within LeadIT, Astrid focuses on demand-side policies, and more specifically on Green Public Procurement.

Nina Eneroth

Nina Eneroth

Communications Lead

Nina leads the Secretariat’s global communications efforts. She is a communications professional with a decade of experience in sustainability communication and public-private partnerships.

 

Within the LeadIT Secretariat, Nina is responsible for planning and developing communications activities on industry transition in collaboration with LeadIT members and partners.

Eileen Torres Morales

Eileen Torres Morales

Analyst

Eileen is an Analyst within the LeadIT Secretariat. With experience in both industry as well as research, her focus is on building knowledge to ensure that governmental, industrial and corporate choices are based on scientific evidence.

 

Within LeadIT, Eileen carries out data analysis on the state and the pace of heavy industry transition and builds on and further develops our industry transition trackers.

Silvija Marcinkevičiūtė

Silvija Marcinkevičiūtė

Communications Officer

Silvija supports the Secretariat’s global communications efforts. She is a communications professional with experience in science communication and international multilateral cooperation.

 

Within the LeadIT Secretariat, Silvija supports the implementation and development of the LeadIT communication strategy and communication activities.

Linnéa Haviland

Linnéa Haviland

Graphic Designer

Linnéa is a graphic designer within the LeadIT Secretariat. She is an experienced visual artist, illustrator and filmmaker.

 

Within LeadIT, Linnéa works on designing branded materials, visualising information and further developing the LeadIT brand.

Mia Shu

Mia Shu

Graphic Designer

Mia is a graphic designer within the LeadIT Secretariat. She has been working within the intersection of sustainability, design, and communication.

 

Within LeadIT, Mia works on visual communication, from designing communication assets to improving the user experience across our digital platforms.