Wikistrat Expert Dr. Samy Hotimsky

Dr. Samy Hotimsky

Senior Sustainability Consultant

Dr. Hotimsky brings with him over 15 years of experience in sustainability consulting, primarily in energy resources. Working for several resources management firms, he has worked directly with major petroleum companies to provide advice on climate change, business development and environmental concerns. He has also focused on private sector capacity building efforts to curb climate change through sponsorships provided by the UNIDO, UNDP and IDB.

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Biography

Dr. Hotimsky brings with him over 15 years of experience in sustainability consulting, primarily in energy resources. His areas of focus include: climate change, corporate sustainability and financing for environmental concerns. He has worked directly with major petroleum companies to provide advice on climate change, business development and environmental concerns. He has also focused on private sector capacity building and efforts to curb climate change through sponsorships provided by the UNIDO, UNDP and IDB.
Before working at his current post in Brazil, Dr. Hotimsky worked in Texas for a petroleum company after receiving his PhD from the University of East Anglia in Environmental Sciences/Climate Change. He also holds a master’s degree in Economics from Duke University and received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Hotimsky’s work goes beyond the issues of sustainability and examines the implications of resource scarcity on the economies and the private companies that he advises.
In addition to his knowledge of environmental policy and sustainability, Dr. Hotimsky also brings practical knowledge of Latin American affairs, as well as Brazil’s increasingly powerful role on the world stage. He speaks English, Brazilian Portuguese, and French fluently and has a working command of Spanish. Dr. Hotimsky currently advises corporate clients in Brazil, particularly on building sustainable ventures in the sectors of oil and natural gas.

Wikistrat Analytic Community
Dr. Samy Hotimsky is a Senior Analyst in Wikistrat’s Analytic Community

Academic Qualifications:
PhD in Environmental Sciences from the University of East Anglia; M.A. in Economics from Duke University; B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania

Areas of Expertise:
Environmental Finance
Climate Change
Corporate Sustainability

Contact:
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