Caroline Ott is a Consultant with the World Bank in Washington, D.C., where she supports the design and implementation of climate finance mechanisms in the Climate and Carbon Finance Unit. Her primary responsibilities include knowledge product management, communications, and research and analysis in support of the Pilot Auction Facility for Methane and Climate Change Mitigation (PAF). Prior to joining the World Bank, Caroline worked as a strategy consultant at California Environmental Associates and as a carbon markets analyst at Ecosystem Marketplace (a project of Forest Trends). Caroline has also worked at USAID and at the international nonprofit ACDI/VOCA. She holds a bachelor’s in Economics from Barnard College at Columbia University and a master’s in development economics from The Fletcher School at Tufts University.