James Cameron 

Vice Chair,
Climate Change Capital

James Cameron is Vice Chairman of Climate Change Capital. He is responsible for strategic and sector development, is Chairman of the Advisory Board, and represents the firm at the highest levels of business and government. James is one of the world’s pre-eminent experts in developing market based policy responses to climate change. Prior to CCC he was Counsel to Baker & McKenzie and was the founder and the head of their Climate Change Practice. James has spent much of his legal career working on climate change matters, including negotiating the UNFCCC and Kyoto Protocol as an adviser to the Alliance of Small Island States. He has held academic positions at Cambridge, London, Bruges and Sydney and is currently affiliated with the Yale Centre for Environmental Law and Policy. As a barrister he appeared in several of the leading cases in environmental law. He is the Chairman of the Carbon Disclosure Project and a treasurer of REEEP and a trustee of The Climate Group. He is a member of the board of GE Ecomagination.