Benoît is the Managing Director of I4CE – Institute for Climate Economics, the think tank on the economics of the transition to a low-carbon and climate-resilient economy initiated by Caisse des Dépôts and Agence Française de Développement.
Benoît has been advising, since 2002, public and private decision-makers on the transition to a low-carbon and climate-resilient economy. He lectures on the economics of climate change in various Masters programs. He is also a member of several expert groups, inter alia: the French Climate Change Committee; the Kyoto Protocol’s Article 6 Supervisory Committee; the Advisory Board on Economic matters to the French Minister for Environment; the Goodplanet Foundation’s Scientific Committee.
Benoît is an engineering graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and the ENSTA Paris Tech, and holds a Master’s degree in Environmental Economics from Paris-X University.