Jake Roos

speaking about Kapiti Coast District Council

Jake is an expert in carbon management, who, since completing a Masters of Applied Science at Otago University, has worked in areas as varied as planning policy, electric vehicles, renewable energy, carbon accounting, eco-homes, energy efficiency, community resilience and emissions mitigation strategies, winning multiple awards along the way. Jake was a local government officer for 12 years, but founded his own consultancy in 2017 so he could support a greater variety of organisations with developing and implementing climate change and energy-related projects, policies and plans.