Alyssa Gilbert

Head of Policy and Translation, Grantham Institute for Climate at Imperial College London

Head of Policy and Translation, Grantham Institute for Climate, Imperial College London

Alyssa Gilbert is the Director of Policy and Translation at the Grantham Institute - Climate change and the Environment at Imperial College London where she connects relevant research across the university with policy-makers and businesses. Prior to joining the university, she worked at the specialist energy and climate consultancy Ecofys for over eleven years researching a range of topics including Emissions Trading policy and market-based mechanisms, broader carbon pricing developments, Forestry and REDD+, adaptation to climate change and climate finance.

She has worked with government clients at the international level, in the UK and for other national governments. She is also a member of NERC’s Strategic Programme Advisory Committee (SPAG). Alyssa has also worked a researcher for the Deputy Mayor of London and as a journalist on Environmental Policy in Brussels. Alyssa has a degree in Natural Sciences.