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Tom Baumann

Member, CEE Advisory Committee, and CEO ClimateCHECK

Degrees:BA University of Waterloo; B.Eng. M.Eng. Carleton University

Tom Baumann ( has over 20 years’ experience at the rapidly evolving confluence of sustainability and innovation. He has worked with hundreds of organizations in the climate, cleantech and sustainability space. Since 2007, Tom has launched 7 start ups and has led many multi-stakeholder global initiatives. Tom is a globally-recognized authority in the digital and sustainability space and was recognized in 2019 as a Top 100 Fintech for SDG Influencer. Tom is also:

Previously, Tom worked as a Canada Country Lead for the largest global GHG certification company, and as Chief of MRV in a climate technology fund where he developed the standard for due diligence that is used by Sustainable Development Technology Canada. Tom has a degree in environmental economics and completed graduate studies in climate change economics. Tom also has degrees in environmental engineering, and completed graduate studies specializing in GHG measurement, air pollution and clean technologies. Tom is a certified knowledge manager and registered professional engineer.