Research Associate, Energy, Environment and Resources
Johanna Lehne

Contact information

+44 (0)20 7314 3629


Johanna joined Chatham House in 2015. Her research includes circular economy, low-carbon innovation in the built environment, chokepoints in global food trade, low-carbon development, resource use in China and energy for displaced populations.

She has a BA in European Social and Political Studies from University College London and an MPhil in International Relations from the University of Oxford where her research focused on the relationship between interstate conflicts and natural resource endowments in the Middle East. 

Areas of expertise

  • Circular economy and new business models
  • Low-carbon innovation
  • Energy access

Past experience

2017 -Research Associate, Energy, Environment and Resources, Chatham House
2015-17Research Assistant, Energy, Environment and Resources, Chatham House