Shawn McCarthy, Sussex Strategy Group

Shawn McCarthy is an independent writer/editor and senior counsel for Sussex Strategy Group, focused on energy and the transition to a net-zero economy. He has written research papers on commercialization of clean-technology, on climate finance, and on provincial climate-change policies, as well as numerous shorter reports on related issues. He retired in 2019 from his position as national business correspondent for The Globe and Mail, after a 40-year journalism career including 13 years as the newspaper’s global energy reporter.

Shawn participated in Panel 1: Climate Change and Multilateralism.