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Wendy Stephenson

Wendy Stephenson

Trustee

Wendy brings 15 years of experience working in the field of energy and climate change both at a technical and strategic level. This includes applied experience of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme, UK Climate Change Agreements (another trading mechanism) and extensive knowledge of the carbon trading sector both regulated (CDM/JI) and non-regulated markets.

She has extensive experience of managing large teams, both project- and employee- based, and extensive stakeholder engagement in a UK and international context. She is CEO of The Converging World Group including two renewable energy development companies, one in the UK and the other in India, Director of Climate Action West – a CIC based in West Somerset, Director of programmes for the Pontin Charitable Trust, special advisor to the Executive LAG for Western Somerset responsible for processing project applications that deliver a low carbon economy, and author of the bid that provided them with £2.25m funding (2008).