deputy chief executive
Shane Tomlinson is a director of E3G, leading its work on political economy mapping and overseeing the UK programme. He previously served as the director of development working across the organisation on strategy development, fundraising and the creation of systems for change.
Prior to joining E3G, Shane was a senior research fellow at Chatham House where he published research on the future of the EU energy union, Brexit, stranded assets and the future of the international climate regime. He has also worked as a policy adviser in the prime minister’s Strategy Unit working on energy policy, sustainable consumption and production issues and the design and launch of the Extractives Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) at the World Summit on Sustainable Development.
Shane holds an MPA from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University, an MSc in economic history from the London School of Economics and a BSc in economics and economic history from the University of Bristol.