Jens Nielsen

CEO
World Climate Foundation

Jens Nielsen has worked in more than 20 countries performing strategy and transformation work for some of the largest companies in the world, including as an industry leader in PricewaterhouseCoopers in the nineties. He was a top executive during the global roll-out of one of the largest PR and communications company Cision PR Newswire, through the early 2000s.

He is the founder and CEO of World Climate Foundation, which has established itself as the foremost international stakeholder platform for accelerating the green economy through partnerships across businesses, governments, investors and civil society. Among other activities, World Climate Foundation hosts the successful global summits World Climate Summit and World Biodiversity Summit. Jens Nielsen is also a founder and director of the public-private partnership Climate Investment Coalition, which is known for facilitating multi-billion USD in climate investments from international institutional investors before 2030. He is a board member of Climate Planet Foundation and of Art2030.