Neil is the CEO, Founder of OnePointFive, a virtual advisory marketplace for sustainability experts. Neil is a sustainability advisor, investor and content creator. He served as a Startup Advisor for Yale University's Center of Business and Environment (CBEY), providing mentorship to early-stage startups. Prior to this, Neil was a Deputy Director at Echoing Green who managed a $8.5 million climate start-up investment portfolio, and led the start-up post-investment support department. Over three years, he reviewed over 2,000+ climate-related startup applications, and invested in and advised 70 climate start-ups across 20 countries. He also helped these start-ups raise millions collectively to bring their solutions from lab to market.
Neil writes for Forbes on next-generation climate solutions and startup investing, accumulating over 100,000 reads of his articles. He has been invited to speak on business and environment topics at the United Nations, Oxford, Harvard, Yale, New York and Princeton universities. He has over five years of management consulting experience across four continents with Dalberg, Accenture and KPMG. Neil has an Executive Masters of Environmental Management from Yale University and has an MBA from Oxford University. He also has degrees in Robotics Engineering, International Business, and Management from Adelaide and Hong Kong Universities