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Dymphna van der Lans

Senior Director


Dymphna van der Lans is the Senior Director for International Corporate Engagement at WWF. Prior, she served as the CEO of the Clinton Climate Initiative, leading climate and energy related programs for President Clinton. Dymphna served as the senior director for public policy programs at the German Marshall Fund. She worked at BP where her last appointment was as BP Alternative Energy’s director of distributed energy markets.

Dymphna is a Professorial Lecturer at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at the Johns Hopkins University where she teaches energy transition, systems, innovation and leadership. Dymphna holds advanced degrees from Leiden University, Beijing University and Rice University.