Prof. James Curran MBE FRSE

James originally researched in meteorology/hydrology/oceanography. Previously CEO of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency, he served on government groups including climate change, biodiversity, hydronation, waste & resources, green jobs, and fracking. He ran his own eco-business and, occasionally, worked in consultancy. He was Chair of the James Hutton Institute and served on the Board of the Green Purposes Company, overseeing the Green Investment Bank; he advised Isle of Man Government on climate; and recently stepped down as chair of Climate Ready Clyde, delivering Glasgow City Region’s adaption strategy. He is currently visiting professor at Strathclyde University’s sustainable development centre. 

Prof. James Curran MBE FRSE
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