Appointed 1 October 2017, Mr David Hone works for Shell International Ltd. and is the Chief Climate Change Adviser in the Shell Scenarios team. He joined Shell in 1980 after graduating as a Chemical Engineer from the University of Adelaide in Australia. He has worked in refinery technology, oil trading and shipping areas for Shell.
Mr Hone is a board member of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), was Chairman of IETA from 2011-2013 and is a board member of C2ES in Washington.
Mr Hone is a regular climate blogger and is the author of a current book on climate change, ‘Putting the Genie Back: Solving the Climate and Energy Dilemma’.