About Kaj Embrén

Kaj Embrén is a Swedish sustainable development expert with more than 30 years’ experience working in climate change mitigation, sustainable business and green finance. He has extensive knowledge of the green economy, and a track record of collaborating with public, private and non-governmental organizations in Europe and across the world.

Embrén co-founded the sustainable business consultancy Respect in 2000, alongside The Body Shop’s Gordon and Anita Roddick. Now based in London, he serves as a Senior Advisor to the South Pole Group and as Managing Director of Crowdsourcing Week Europe – organizations dedicated to the development of innovative finance solutions, social entrepreneurism and city-focused sustainability.