Cecilia Simon

Carbon Technical Lead

Cecilia Simon has more than 15 years of experience working in the carbon market space, specifically on Nature Based Solutions projects. At Earthshot, she is responsible for guaranteeing that projects comply and go above current GHG program’s rules and requirements. Before joining Earthshot she was a Program Manager of Natural Climate Solutions at Verra, where she led a team on project accuracy reviews (VCS and CCB), upgraded and improved certification processes, contributed to the VCS Program development and methodology approval process, and supported the revisions to the Jurisdictional and Nested REDD+ framework. Previously, she worked for 10 years with the Climate Action Reserve, developing and implementing the Mexico Forest Protocol and with Pronatura Mexico leading its Climate Change Program.