Dr Tim Richards


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Manager, Policy & Development

Timothy is an environmental, climate change and low economy expert, with experience in land sector and environmental policy. As a member of CMI’s leadership team, Tim focuses on carbon market and climate policy development at local, state and federal levels with various public and private stakeholders.

Having previously held policy development and project management roles with State Government and in the private consulting sector, Tim is well versed in navigating the intricacies of government policy and its interactions within the business community.

He has a strong interest in the mobilisation of policy and carbon management, particularly how it intersects with the management of Australian corporates and economic growth domestically and internationally.

Tim holds a PhD in Environmental Science, focusing on land sector development, a Bachelor of Environmental Science (Hons) and a Bachelor of Natural Resource Management from the University of Adelaide.