Jorund Buen


Jorund is a carbon and clean-tech investor and analyst. Through almost fifteen years in the carbon and clean tech space he has developed an extensive network related to emission reduction projects in developing countries, including project developers, financial institutions, lawyers, technology providers and market experts, as well as government officials.

Jorund has experience from founding and managing Point Carbon from start-up to grown-up stage and played a key role in its business development towards developing countries, including the establishment of offices and subsidiaries in such countries. Jorund has 10 years of consulting experience from all continents on issues spanning from market entry strategy, business planning and project risk assessment via policy analysis to long-term strategy. Clients have been financial institutions, energy companies, and governments. He is an expert on technical, regulatory and financial risks facing emission reduction projects in developing countries, factors influencing carbon credit prices, and the future of carbon credits in carbon markets globally.

Jorund is a co-owner and senior advisor in Perspectives, a leading independent provider of carbon policy advise and carbon project services, and is doing academic research into the use of policy instruments to stimulate carbon emission reductions. In 2011, Jorund co-founded Differ.


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