Our Team

Yasmin Ahammad

Yasmin has almost 15 years' experience in international development and social justice, and has been a long-time climate activist. Her work includes supporting indigenous migrants and refugees from Myanmar, as well as grassroots communities on the frontline of climate change across Asia.

Will Dawson

Will is a scientist who has pioneered system change approaches to the climate crisis. In his previous role leading the Climate Lab at Forum for the Future, he advised some of Europe’s largest grant-makers to launch their climate programmes

Joaquin Figaredo

Joaquin is a climate change advisor with experience in developing grant funding strategies for companies and foundations. A former management consultant from Boston Consulting Group and Managing Director at Be the Earth Foundation

Jake Hayman

Jake has spent almost two decades advising some of the world’s most generous families on how philanthropic capital can help drive transformation. He previously served as CEO to philanthropy advisory firm Ten Years’ Time.

Jouja Maamri

Jouja has a wealth of climate expertise. She is the UK’s Delegate to the 2021 G7 Youth Summit and sits on The Big Issue’s Climate Advisory Group. She was formerly the Director of Impact at Regenerative Group.

Sophie Marple

As a philanthropist who founded her own family foundation, Sophie has first-hand experience of building a climate philanthropy strategy. Her foundation Gower Street is funding transformative climate initiatives in the UK and Ghana.

Aditi Shah

Aditi has previously worked with food-system incubators programmes & start-up social enterprises. She’s passionate about how climate philanthropy can help create sustainable food systems and bring about social justice.