Daan Walter

Daan Walter

  • Strategy Team

Daan is a principal in RMI’s Strategy team, working on cross-cutting energy transition issues and tackling key strategic questions with advanced analytics. His work includes identifying exponential green growth opportunities, accelerating and de-bottlenecking electrification, and exploring the implications of the shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources.


Before joining RMI, Daan was a part of the Sustainability practice of McKinsey & Company. Here, he cofounded and led Sustainability Insights, McKinsey’s dedicated sustainability analytics unit. Daan advised a diverse set of organizations, including governments, large industrials, and financial institutions, and developed analytical insights to help critical decision makers navigate to net zero.


MPhil Nuclear Energy, University of Cambridge
MASt, Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
BSc, Physics and Astronomy, University of Amsterdam

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