Meet the team

Richard Templer

Professor Richard Templer FRSC

Director of Innovation at the Grantham Institute
 
Richard leads the Grantham Institute’s innovation activities, with a focus on founding a world-leading co-location centre for climate change research, education and innovation on Imperial’s White City Campus. The Centre for Climate Change Innovation will be one key component of this new innovation hub.
Naveed Chaudhry

Naveed Chaudhry

Co-Founder & Head of The Greenhouse at the Centre for Climate Change Innovation
 
Naveed runs The Greenhouse and Climate Launchpad at the Centre for Climate Change Innovation. He manages a range of climate-positive companies in sectors such as agtech, energy, mobility, AI, eco-materials, and many others.
Ajay Kathrani

Ajay Kathrani

Partnership Lead at the Centre for Climate Change Innovation 
Email: a.kathrani@imperial.ac.uk 

 Ajay leads on brokering new opportunities for collaborative innovation with stakeholders and clients across London's cleantech community.  
Sarah Achaichia

Sarah Achaichia

Project Officer at the Centre for Climate Change Innovation 
Email: s.achaichia@imperial.ac.uk 

Sarah supports the delivery of interventions to enable better coordination and collaboration amongst London’s cleantech stakeholders and experts.

Meet some of the startups we have worked with...