Andy is a leading figure in helping Scotland meet its climate targets. He is Executive Director of the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI), developing it from inception in 2010. Hosted by the University of Edinburgh and a core partner in the EU-wide Climate-KIC innovation community, ECCI brings together cities, businesses, entrepreneurs and investors and co-develops climate and low carbon solutions to deliver city-region transformations. Andy is a member of the Edinburgh 2050 Vision Steering Group. Andy also co-directs the Centre of Expertise on Climate Change (ClimateXChange), which provides analysis and evidence to support the Scottish Government to deliver its world-leading climate and clean energy targets.