Rachel Kyte is a Member of CPI’s Board. She was recently named dean of The Fletcher School at Tufts University, and will assume that role October 1, 2019. She is currently Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL), Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All and Co-Chair of UN-Energy.
Until December 2015 Rachel Kyte served as World Bank Group Vice President and Special Envoy for Climate Change, leading integration of climate across the Bank Group’s work as well as support for an ambitious agreement at the 21st Convention of the Parties of the UNFCCC (COP 21). She was previously World Bank Vice President for Sustainable Development and was the International Finance Corporation Vice President for Business Advisory Services. Rachel Kyte is a recipient of numerous awards for leadership for climate action and sustainable development.