Poonam joined Carbon Smart in 2017 to support the Marketing and Project teams and brings with her extensive administrative and support experience. She has worked in different sectors including charities, local authorities, and most recently, housing. Poonam worked as a researcher at the United Nations regional centre of expertise for the education for sustainable development in Austria, where she helped to develop course material for an international master’s course and drafted proposals for EU projects.
Poonam graduated from Royal Holloway with a MSc in Sustainability and Management where she studied modules in principles of environmental sustainability, corporate social responsibility and practices of sustainability in developing areas. The course taught her the different methods and techniques businesses can apply to ensure a more sustainable future.