Isla Finney

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Isla Finney is the director of Lake Street Consulting Ltd, a small weather consultancy firm which aims to help clients from a variety of sectors interpret weather forecasts, and their associated uncertainty, to enable them to work with the weather.

Isla has a rare combination of a research background to postdoctoral fellowship level and over 2 decades’ international commercial business experience. Her commercial experience includes working as the meteorologist on energy trading desks in the City, and trading her own energy book at a hedge fund. She has close working relationships with key academics, as well as in industry, and enjoys cross-pollination of ideas.