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Rob van Riet

Interim Head, First Movers Coalition, Senior Advisor, Centre for Nature and Climate World Economic Forum 

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Rob is Head of the First Movers Coalition (Interim) at the World Economic Forum. The First Movers Coalition (FMC) is an initiative that aims to harness the purchasing power of companies to bring forward the market for critical clean technologies to decarbonize heavy emitting industrial sectors. Before he joined FMC, Rob worked on different industry decarbonisation initiatives at the Forum, including the Mission Possible Partnership. Rob has worked for more than a decade on initiatives related to advancing climate action and a just energy transition. Before joining the Forum, Rob led a variety of international programs and projects related to global security, sustainable development, and climate and energy.