Masters of Science Project Supervisor, Imperial College; Senior Analyst Power Sector, UK Committee on Climate Change, Imperial College London

Alex Kazaglis works on the economics and policy of climate change in the UK and Australia.

He is a Senior Analyst at the UK Government's statutory advisors on climate change, the Committee on Climate Change, where he leads the analysis on the power sector, and has previously led on the buildings sector, industry and competitiveness work streams. Until recently he was Director at Australia's Climate Change Authority, working on a major review of Australia's emissions reduction targets.

He is also an MSc project supervisor at Imperial College. The current project is to develop a 2050 decarbonisation pathways calculator for Australia.

Before this he advised Australian state and federal goverments on water policy, investment in supply side infrastructure and drought response strategies, and worked for the EU as a technical consultant on decentralised sanitation solutions in India.

He has qualifications in environmental policy and development from LSE, and engineering and maths from UNSW.

Experience

  • 2009–present
    Senior Analyst, Committee on Climate Change
  • 2013–2014
    Director, Climate Change Authority

Education

  • 2009 
    London School of Economics, MSc Environment and Development
  • 2004 
    UNSW, B Eng (Water and environment)
  • 2004 
    UNSW, B Sc (Applied Maths)