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Måns Nilsson is Executive Director at SEI and Professor of the Practice of Environmental Strategies and Policy Analysis at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH). Key areas of interest are in low carbon energy, industry and transport policies, development studies and the 2030 agenda, innovation and transitions, and institutions and governance.

Måns combines academic achievement with extensive management experience. In recent years he helped establish the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate and has been closely involved as an advisor to the UN, OECD and the European Commission on the Sustainable Development Goals. Måns has slipped ca 60 papers past unsuspecting editors of academic journals and has edited two books. He received his MSc in International Economics from University of Lund, Sweden, and his PhD degree in Policy Analysis from Delft University of Technology, Netherlands.

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