WHO WE ARE
Carbon Steps is a private climate change advisory founded in 2019 by experienced consultants and auditors. We specialize in helping clients to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in developing countries through project development and capacity building services. Services include: Carbon Credit Feasibility/Eligibility Study; Carbon Project Risk Assessment and Due Diligence; and Full-Cycle Project Development & Management.
David is the Principal Consultant. He is a climate Change and Environmental Management expert with over 9 years progressive experience working in the field of climate change and sustainability for TÜV NORD CERT GmbH, the leading UNFCCC accredited Designated Operational Entity (DOE). For the last three years he has held the position of Senior GHG Auditor and assessor. His experience is on carbon offset projects across Africa, Asia and Latin America under CDM, Gold Standard, and Verified Carbon Standard
His experience and areas of expertise include:-
Validation, verification and Certification of carbon mitigation projects under CDM, Gold Standard, Verified Carbon Standard (renewable energy, energy efficiency, methane avoidance and landfill gas to energy)
Validation of standardized emission baselines
Training in GHG auditing and MRV systems
International Climate Policy
He holds a BSc. in Chemical Engineering from Jacobs University Bremen (Germany), and an MSc in Environment and Resource Management from Brandenburg Technical University Cottbus (Germany), and Sheffield Hallam University (UK).
David also holds a certificate in Renewable Energy Management & Finance from the European Energy Centre, administered by Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland, UK.