Pumi Perera

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Pumi Perera

CO2 Utilisation Challenge Fund Lead at Scottish Government

Pumi is part of the Scottish Government’s CCUS policy team and leads on CCUS regulation and legislation and Carbon Capture and Utilisation.

She previously worked in policy and strategy for local government and as a scientific researcher who was awarded a PhD from the University of Edinburgh.

Pumi oversees the Scottish Government’s £5m CO2 Utilisation Challenge Fund (administered by Scottish Enterprise), which aims to support the development and demonstration of technologies that can utilise CO2 and transform it into products that have market and commercial value.