Silvan Aeschlimann

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Silvan is a manager with RMI’s Strategy Team. He has particular expertise in direct air carbon capture and storage (DACCS) and in geochemical carbon dioxide removal (CDR).


Silvan is a social scientist by training, with experience conducting research and roadmapping work across CDR, and synthesizing insights from science and practice into recommendations for different audiences. Silvan has worked as a consultant and as an investigative journalist in both TV and print. He is also the author of two critically acclaimed political novels.


MA, International Security, the Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals
BA, Economics, University of St. Gallen in Switzerland