Albert Cho is a Visiting Business Fellow at the Smith School for the academic year 2009/10.
Albert is an Engagement Manager and Climate Change Strategy Fellow at McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. He has served a wide range of industrial, aerospace/defense, and financial services clients on building new businesses in energy- and climate-related markets. Areas of particular interest include smart grid, solar energy, carbon markets, and tropical forestry.
At the Smith School, Albert will focus on the role of entrepreneurship and innovation in capturing notionally low-cost abatement levers that have been constrained by market failures or institutional barriers to adoption.
Albert received an M.B.A and an M.Sc. in development economics from Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. He holds an A.B. summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard College.