David Gunn

Senior Research Fellow, Sustainability Accelerator

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David Gunn is a strategist with extensive experience across commercial, creative and third sectors, with specialist skills in the convening and facilitation of complex groups and the design of large scale processes of participation and innovation.

Previously, David was founding Director of consultancy Something More Near, where he led a wide range of climate action projects with partners including UNEP, Project Drawdown, Sky, Netflix, COP26 and President Obama’s Higher Ground. Prior to this, David’s career includes a diverse portfolio of work with partners including ClientEarth, Samsung, Allianz, Tate and Museum of London.

David’s current areas of focus include the role of culture and public engagement in climate response, and strategic decision-making in contexts of deep uncertainty.