Climate Change Advisor, Centre for Governance and Political Studies (CENT-GPS)
Dr Renard Siew is the founder of Accelerating Climate Action, where he seeks to advance the organisation’s work in supporting entrepreneurs seeking innovative solutions to address the climate crisis. He has served as co-chair of the Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management Working Committee and UNEP-FI’s Collective Commitment on Climate Action for developing countries. In 2020, he was appointed an SDG Champion for Climate Action by the World Economic Forum (WEF) and serves on the WEF Global Future Council. He is also a member of the WEF Expert Network Group, l, a Community Champion for Southeast Asia and a Global Lead for the Global Shapers Climate & Environment Steering Committee. He was accepted into the Forbes Fellowship Programme in 2018 and attended the inaugural UN Climate Action Summit in New York in 2019. Renard is part of the facilitation team at the Cambridge Institute of Sustainability Leadership (CISL). He has also lectured and been appointed Advisor for various universities.