"Cognitive diversity breeds innovation" 

Team Enzo consists of a diversified set of experts around the globe, from backgrounds ranging in banking and finance, management consulting, corporate sustainability, investment management, to science and research. 

 

All have seen ESG through a different vantage point and are mission-aligned to drive impact.

Mathew Hampshire - Waugh

Director of Climate Change

Areas of expertise: Climate Change and Net-zero Technologies (e.g., electric vehicles, biofuel, solar), with a background in banking and science

Mathew is the author of ‘Climate Change and the Road to Net-Zero’ which is a comprehensive take on the science, technology, economics, and politics of the transition to a zero-carbon economy. .

 

During a decade as an investment banker, the author of NET-ZERO, Mathew Hampshire-Waugh has worked with the top executives of many multi-billion-dollar companies, and built relationships with many of the world’s largest investment managers. Mathew’s work centered on forecasting technology trends, financial performance, and the intrinsic value of companies involved in markets including renewable energy, electric cars, battery technology, and biofuels. His role was to publish and pitch share price recommendations to the world’s largest institutional investors, hedge funds, and private wealth managers.

Prior to his career in the banking industry, Hampshire-Waugh gained his doctorate in materials chemistry from University College London, where he worked on novel coatings and nano-materials for use in energy saving glazing and solar panel design. During his doctorate Mathew registered a patent for an efficiency enhancing coating for solar modules, published numerous scientific papers, and engaged in public speaking, consultancy, and media outreach for the BBC, Teachers TV, and other outlets.

Megahan Peterson

Sustainability Director

Areas of expertise: ESG Research; Sustainability Consulting and Business Development; Impact Investing

Megahan is an ESG, sustainability and impact professional with over 12 years of professional experience. Most recently, she was a research analyst at MSCI focusing on developing solutions for investors to respond to international sustainability initiatives such as the EU Taxonomy and SFDR.  

 

She specializes in due diligence, strategy, implementation and reporting for ESG and sustainability initiatives of corporates and financial institutions.  At KPMG, she focused on providing foundations, multilateral and bi-lateral institutions with portfolio and organizational assessments to de-risk projects and programming.

 

She is passionate about finding solutions that improve and can be implemented into an organization's core operations.

Julie Mae Gabato

Advisor, Climate Change

Areas of expertise: Climate change and net-zero strategy; GHG Accounting; Carbon Pricing; Sustainability Consulting and Decarbonization Initiatives

Julie “Mae” Gabato is strategic advisor with deep expertise in developing sustainability strategies for global corporations.  She serves as a Corporate Sustainability Consultant at IFC’s Global Manufacturing, Agribusiness, and Services Advisory, where she works closely with global brand clients in the textile and apparel and technology sectors in designing their deep decarbonization roadmap of their global value chains to help them achieve their ambitious sustainability targets.

Mae previously supported the Carbon Markets and Innovation team of the World Bank’s Climate Change Group where she developed a renewable energy financial model that assesses and evaluates the project’s economic viability using shadow carbon prices with various pricing mechanisms.  Mae previously was the Senior Manager of DHL Express’ Corporate Sustainability Programs where she led the implementation of the company’s sustainability program in the Asia Pacific region and was responsible for the design, development, and deployment of the company’s GHG emission accounting and reporting tool, which was pilot tested in the region, and later on, spearheaded the global roll-out of the systems, covering more than 80 countries, and over 2,000 facilities worldwide. 

She is a graduate of Master of Arts at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and also a Certified Public Accountant.

Fouad Khan

Sustainability Director

Areas of expertise: Climate Change; Environmental Policy; Sustainability Consulting; Impact

 

Fouad has a PhD in Environmental Science and Policy and 15 years of international experience in climate change risk and sustainability working on projects for the World Bank, WWF, Asian Development Bank, Shell and Korea Water Resources Corporation among others. He is currently Senior Editor at Nature Energy, the highest impact journal on energy research in the world. He is also an Adviser to UNOPS on Environmental policy and member Advisory Board, Boise Energy Policy Conference. In the past he has been a UN Future Earth Fellow (2014) and Fulbright scholar (2005).

 

He has experience working in the US, Pakistan, Korea, Sweden, Denmark and Hungary. His work has been covered in popular publications such as The Guardian as one of the leading global research efforts to make non-national entities commit to sustainability transition pathways. He has given lectures at University of Houston, Central European University and Lund University.