Experts & Staff

WRI brings together nearly 1,900 staff and experts who are leaders in their fields. Their work spans topics such as food and land use, energy, cities, economics, finance, governance and more. Our staff and researchers work globally and in 12 focus countries to meet people’s essential needs, to protect and restore nature, and to stabilize the climate and build resilient communities.

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1369 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Chris Qihan Zou

Research Analyst

Chris Zou.

Gorka Zubicaray

Urban Development Senior Technical Specialist, WRI Mexico

Nada Zharfania Zuhaira

Sustainable Business & Net Zero Analyst, WRI Indonesia

Nada Zharfania Zuhaira


Grants & Finance Assistant, WRI Indonesia

José Iván Zuñiga-Pérez

Forests Manager, WRI Mexico

Vijay Anadkat

Fellow - Urban Transport, WRI India Sustainable Cities

Ian de Cruz

Director of Partnerships, Innovation & Investment, Executive Office

Ian de Cruz.

David B. McGinty

Senior Fellow, Scaling Impact

Peter Veit

Senior Research Associate