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Cynthia Cummis 

Director of Private Sector Climate Mitigation 

World Resources Institute and SBTi 

Biography

Ms. Cynthia Cummis is the Director of Private Sector Climate Mitigation in WRI’s Business Centre. In this role she leads the institute’s work with businesses to reduce GHG emissions.  Ms. Cummis is on the Executive Leadership Team of the Science Based Targets initiative, which she co-founded, and also serves as the Technical Director.  Ms. Cummis was formerly Deputy Director of GHG Protocol and led the development of the Corporate Scope 3 (Value Chain) Accounting and Reporting Standard and the Product Life Cycle Accounting and Reporting Standard.