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RiskMinds International
November 2022
Location TBC

Jason Eis
Executive Director at Vivid Economics


Jason Eis is an expert in the fields of energy and industrial systems transitions; forest and natural resource valuation and sustainable management; inclusive economic development in poorer communities; infrastructure design, assessment and project finance.

He is a strong engager and motivator of action among senior decision makers in the private and public sectors and has turned large strategic visions into concrete research and implementation projects.


PhD in Economics, University of California, Berkeley, 1998-2005

BA in Economics and International Studies (Distinction), Yale University, 1995

Employment history:

Executive Director, Vivid Economics, London, 2015 –

Director of London Office, Regional Director of Latin America and India, The Global Green Growth Institute, 2012-2014

Associate Director, The Carbon Trust Ltd, London, 2010-2012

Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company, London, New York and Tel Aviv, 2005-2010

Researcher, Falk Institute for Economic Research, Israel, 2003-2004

Teaching Assistant (Economics), University of California, Berkeley, 2000-2001

Consultant, Conservation International, Panama and Costa Rica, 1997-1998

Business Analyst (Strategic Services), Andersen Consulting, New York, 1995-1996

Agenda Sessions

  • Climate Risk … and Opportunity