Dimitri is also a Senior Visiting Fellow at the London School of Economics and a Senior Associate at the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership. He was until recently Head of Policy at the Grantham Research Institute at the LSE and Acting Chief Economist for the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate. In these roles he was responsible for producing, commissioning and communicating research on the economics of climate change policy.
Previously, he headed the Stern Review Team at the Office of Climate Change, London, and was a senior economist on the Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change, commissioned by the then Chancellor Gordon Brown. Dimitri was also a Senior Economic Advisor to Cisco from 2008-2013. Before working on climate change, Dimitri was Head of Economic Forecasting at HM Treasury.
His research interests include the macroeconomic aspects of climate change and the design of policy regimes for tackling harmful climate change.