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Ian Dunlop is a senior member of the Advisory Board for Breakthrough. Ian was an international oil, gas and coal industry executive, chairman of the Australian Coal Association and chief executive of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. From 1998-2000 he chaired the Australian Greenhouse Office Experts Group on Emissions Trading. Ian is a member of the Club of Rome.
HANS JOACHIM SCHELLNHUBER
Prof. Hans Joachim Schellnhuber has been Director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) since he founded the institute in 1992. He holds a Chair in Theoretical Physics at Potsdam University and is an External Professor at the Santa Fe Institute (USA). Currently he serves as Co-Chair of the German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU) and Governing Board Chair of the Climate-KIC of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology.
David Spratt is Research Director for Breakthrough National Centre for Climate Restoration. David is climate policy and science analyst. His recent work includes Disaster Alley: Climate change conflict and risk and What Lies Beneath: the understatement of existential climate risk, and co-author of Climate Code Red: The case for emergency action.