Niclas Svenningsen is the industry programme officer of UNEP with responsibility for our activities related to environmental management in industry sectors. In particular he is now active on sustainable mining, building and construction, oil and gas, and energy efficiency in heavy industry.
Niclas has been working with UNEP since 1996, most part of which he spent with our regional Office for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok, Thailand.
He is a trained civil engineer and petroleum exploration engineer and has a background in environmental engineering and journalism. Niclas worked with the Swedish Environment Protection Agency before joining UNEP.