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L. Jim Thomas

Programme Director, ETC Group

Jim Thomas is Research Director with the ETC Group, an international technology watchdog that tracks emerging technologies, corporate power, agriculture and biodiversity. He writes about the social and environmental impacts of Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, Synthetic Biology and Geoengineering as well as the corporate and government strategies around these technologies. Jim is co-author of several ETC Group reports and the book Earth Grab published by Pambazuka Press.