Scale-ups are the heavy lifters of our economies. These fast-growing firms create many times more jobs and new sales than would be expected given their share of the business population.
Pablo Shah is a Junior Policy Analyst at the OECD’s Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities, with a focus on entrepreneurship policies. He is a co-author of the OECD’s report on the promotion of start-ups and scale-ups in Denmark. In previous roles, Pablo has worked as an economist at consultancies and think tanks, and formerly worked as a civil engineer in the water industry. He holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Cambridge and a Master of Engineering degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Bristol.
In the driving seat: How entrepreneurs can move us into the fast lane for the green transition
Countries across the world are now gearing up to face the most profound shared challenge in generations: climate change. The road to net zero will be paved with innovative green technologies – the bread and butter of the green entrepreneur. With the right policy support, these entrepreneurs can drive the green transition.