Bente Klein


Bente trained as a climate and energy lawyer, specialising in the relationship between developing and developed countries in the international climate regime. Since graduating, Bente has worked on energy and climate policies in the UK, Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium. Previously, she also worked as a diplomatic trainee for the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Palestinian Territories. At Shire Oak International, Bente will work with officials, in-country experts and development partners in both target markets and donor countries to identify opportunities for (donor) finance to catalyse at scale investment in renewable energy and help bend the emission curve.