Faculty

Emilie Mazzacurati
Lecturer

Ms. Mazzacurati is the founder and CEO of Four Twenty Seven, an award-winning market research and advisory firm that brings climate risk analytics to private sector decision-makers to enable the incorporation of climate science into economic and financial decisions. Her work mixes rigorous economic analysis and creative data visualization to help businesses and communities understand climate risks and develop an effective climate resilience strategy. Ms. Mazzacurati was the lead author on the 2015 Caring for Climate report The Business Case for Responsible Corporate Adaptation and is a frequent speaker at international events on private sector climate risk and opportunities. She also serves as a member of the state of California’s Technical Advisory Group for the implementation of Governor Brown’s Executive Order on climate change (EO B-30-15) and teaches at UC Davis Executive MBA. Ms. Mazzacurati holds a Master’s of Political Science from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and a Master’s of Public Policy from the Goldman School of Public Policy at University of California (UC), Berkeley, and is a Certified Global Reporting Initiative Reporter.