Martin led the development of Shell’s World Energy Model, which underpinned much of the analysis behind the recent Shell Energy Scenarios to 2050. Martin has worked in Shell’s scenarios team for the last five years, including working on Shell’s behalf with MIT’s climate science team. His background is mathematics, and before working in Shell’s scenarios team, he worked in mathematical and economic modelling both elsewhere in Shell, and prior to that in the railways and telecoms industries.
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