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Diverse experiences creates the strongest teams. At Carbon Responsible we’ve built an agile team that is focused on solving complex problems for our clients. Read the latest interview with the Founder and CEO of Carbon Responsible.

Team member, Founder and CEO of Carbon Responsible's team

Hugo Kimber


Hugo founded Carbon Responsible in 2012 and his experience in carbon reporting and management began in 2006. He has delivered award-winning technology solutions for reporting of emissions and developed the world’s most advanced global emissions reporting tool.

His career as both an Executive Chairman and CEO in leisure and technology businesses has seen him successfully develop, transform and build companies to deliver shareholder value through a focused approach to converting vision into action.

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Matt Paver


Matt has over 10 years of professional experience, beginning his career at Accenture helping to deliver large-scale, transformational change. Matt moved into the sustainability sector in 2014 to work at the Clinton Foundation and in that time consulted with Fortune Global 100s, NGOs, Think Tanks and numerous governments on developing and implementing robust Corporate Social Responsibility programmes.

Many don't know that Matt launched a start-up focused on creating novel polymer-based yarns out of macroalgae. He possesses two masters: one in Economic History from the LSE and a second in Climate Change Management from Imperial College. Matt is a classical musician and avid baker.

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Alex Didcock

Senior Carbon Accounting Manager

Alex oversees all client projects and is responsible for the management of the carbon accounting and data specialist teams. She focuses on the evolution of emission reporting deliverables in line with regulatory developments, to meet changing client needs and to stay ahead of new ESG trends.

Alex possesses an MSci in Zoology, specialising in anthropogenic climate change impact on biodiversity and ecosystem services. When not working, Alex loves to be outdoors and has a keen interest in wildlife conservation and rewilding, and a passion for travel. 

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Arthur Scammell

Data Solutions Manager

Arthur manages the data team at Carbon Responsible, who specialises in working with large and complex datasets to generate insights, analytics, and bespoke product analyses. His primary focus is overseeing the design, development, and maintenance of our tech products that help our clients to stay ahead of the curve with robust carbon emissions reporting and setting achievable emissions reduction pathways.

Arthur holds an MSci in Physics, and outside of work enjoys playing music, arts & design, & urban horticulture. 

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Ciara Davies

Carbon Accounting Lead

Ciara leads client projects to enable measurement, reporting and management of carbon impact. She specializes particularly in Scope 3 accounting. Ciara possesses an MSc in Aquatic Conservation, Ecology & Restoration, with a focus on public engagement with conservation, and science communication.  
Ciara has worked on European citizen science projects and on a variety of factual TV productions. Outside of work, Ciara likes getting out on the water with her SUP and dabbling in art, gardening, and film photography. 

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Emma Baldassari

Carbon Accounting Specialist

Emma assists clients in the collection of their operational activity data and analyses that data to produce emissions reports. She also helps clients define and achieve their emissions reduction targets. Additionally, Emma is keenly interested in helping clients identify climate-related physical risks that their business might be facing in the short and long term, following TCFD’s framework.

Emma possesses an MSc in Mathematical Modelling (Climate Science), with a focus on computational fluid dynamics of the atmosphere and the oceans. In her spare time, Emma can be found enjoying the outdoors, participating in sports and exploring new travel destinations.

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James Clarke

Carbon Accounting Specialist

James supports our clients in the achievement of their objectives in carbon measurement, management, and reduction. He assists in developing client measurements, enhancing data capabilities, reduction target setting, and conducting full life cycle analyses. Day-to-day, he takes an active role in data capture, data validation, and large-scale data analysis to generate bespoke emissions reports for clients.

James holds a BA in Politics and International Relations, as well as a MA International Security and Terrorism.

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Sam Boscawen

Carbon Accounting Specialist

Sam helps clients calculate and monitor their emissions with the aim of setting reduction targets that ultimately drive increased business operational performance. He is focused primarily on climate-related financial disclosure and risk assessments for large organisations.

Sam possesses an MSc in Sustainability and Management and outside the office enjoys the outdoors, whether this is playing tennis, hiking, or learning how to fish.

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Octavia Rooks

Carbon Data Lead

Octavia provides custom technical and data-focused support for our clients and the Carbon Responsible team. She is involved in solving complex, or unique emissions reporting challenges for large-scale clients. Her work also supports client emissions reduction target setting (including SBTi targets), assessing their reduction strategy, and leading the development of a target-setting model. Additionally, her role also includes developing and enhancing our internal processes through the automation of data processing.

Octavia holds an MSc in Natural Sciences (Earth Sciences), and enjoys playing piano, synths and tennis in her spare time.

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Jack Thistlethwayte

Climate Risk Analyst

Jack has an MA in Business Management from the University of Edinburgh. He is passionate about sports and sustainable agriculture. His role involves managing relationships with established partners and clients, while conducting ongoing industry analysis in the carbon emissions sector to understand the associated risks and aid informed decision making.

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Joey Burnett-Stuart

Joey Burnett-Stuart

Carbon Data Specialist

Joey provides data-focused insights and support that supports and maintains the quality of Carbon Responsible and our clients’ reporting. He drives the design and development of behind-the-scenes tools to improve our internal reporting processes; and anticipates market developments to help keep our products up to date in the ever-progressing landscape of emissions disclosure.

Joey holds a BSc in Natural Sciences (Physics) and in his spare time enjoys poetry, climbing, and D&D.

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Sophie Rathmell

Client Account Lead

Sophie supports our busy Carbon Accounting team by managing client deliverables and deadlines, all while expertly prioritising various projects and stakeholders. 

Before joining us, she worked in circular waste economy waste management, and prior to that, Sophie travelled to South Africa to carry out research for for two charitable organisations. It’s becoming apparent that Sophie is committed to making meaningful change at work. 
She holds a MPhil from the University of Cape Town in Environment, Society and Sustainability and also achieved a BA in Environmental Studies at Temple University in the U.S. Outside of work you can find Sophie training for marathons, travelling and booking her next John Mayer gig.

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Silvia Silvestri

Silvia Silvestri

Business Development Manager

By collaborating closely with our clients, Silvia assists in strengthening their carbon accounting and climate-related strategies to mitigate operational, financial, reputational, and regulatory risks and enhance carbon accounting quality across various sectors.

Silvia holds a MSc in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability, a BA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation and further expertise validated by certifications in Environmental Auditing, Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Accounting, Risk Management, ESG Disclosure, and Sustainable Investing. Beyond her professional achievements, Silvia has actively participated in volunteer projects, including a reforestation initiative to audit potential carbon offsetting projects.

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Troy Marklin

Troy Marklin

Business Development Manager

With a passion for sustainability and a keen eye for business growth, Troy is dedicated to expanding our client base. His role involves proactively reaching out to potential clients and expertly guiding them through the on boarding and integration journey, ensuring a seamless and positive experience from initial contact to successful partnership.

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