David Lubanga is Manager, Energy and Industry, VCS Program Management on Verra’s Program Management Team. In this role, he provides project quality assurance reviews, guidance and support to stakeholders, is involved in the assessment and approval of new methodologies, and takes on special research assignments to enhance the Verra programs.

Prior to joining Verra, David worked for a leading VVB for more than 10 years performing audit functions for carbon projects across the world in the existing crediting mechanisms, where he rose to a Senior GHG Auditor. He was also involved in the assessment of several standardized baselines under the UNFCCC.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in Biochemical Engineering from the Jacobs University Bremen in Germany, and a master’s degree in Environment and Resource Management from the Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus, Germany. He also has a certificate in Renewable Energy Management & Finance from The European Energy Centre, Edinburgh Napier University.

In his free time, David enjoys reading, listening to all genres of music, traveling, and spending time outdoors.