Per Klevnäs is a managing consultant and economist with experience from 100+ energy, resource and climate related projects internationally since the early 2000s. Previous roles have included as an expert in McKinsey’s sustainability practice, Research Director of the New Climate Economy Project, a senior manager at the Stockholm Environment Institute, and Managing Director of an economic consultancy.
At Material Economics, Per help companies set the right direction in the face of new business requirements connected with resource and sustainability topics. He has worked widely across energy, basic materials, manufacturing, and utilities on topics ranging from investment due diligence and acquisition scanning, low-carbon growth strategies, investment planning, product and technology development, and regulatory strategy.
Per also has a background in research, and has worked extensively with government and philanthropic agencies. He was a lead author of the New Climate Economy report and supports the work of the Energy Transitions Commission.
Per holds an MPhil in Economics from the University of Cambridge. He lives in Stockholm with his wife and two children.