Partner and International Head of Clean Energy and Sustainability, Eversheds Sutherland
Michelle is a UK and NY qualified lawyer and leads the firm’s International climate change team which advises clients across the entire energy transition. The team focuses on climate investment and solutions working across the climate sector and has worked on some of the largest and most innovative projects in mature and emerging markets. Michelle also works closely with governments helping create climate programs capable of attracting global capital and actively contributes to policy. Michelle has recently been made an Honorary Fellow of the Energy Institute and is a member of various advisory boards including the Climate Bond Initiative, Dii Desert Energy, UCL BSEER. She is Chair of the Africa Solar Industry Association, the Climate Change Committee Advisory Group and the REA Finance Steering Group. Michelle is dedicated to heling clients secure a value enhancing and sustainable transition to net zero.