Why Carbon Direct?




David Lluis Madrid

David Lluis Madrid

Senior Research Associate

Direct Air Capture (DAC) + Point Source Capture + Net Zero Strategy + Techno-economics

David works with clients to advise them on carbon reduction and removal strategies that best meet their needs.

David helps clients understand more about the most impactful and cost-effective carbon reduction and removal actions they could take.

Prior to joining Carbon Direct, David was the lead research analyst on carbon capture, utilization and storage at BloombergNEF, where he wrote the company’s CCS market outlooks and specific research pieces on direct air capture, CO2-to-fuels and CO2 capture cost drivers.


BA, Aeronautical Engineering
Polytechnic University of Catalonia

MSc, Aerospace Engineering
Polytechnic University of Catalonia

MSc, Climate Change, Management and Finance
Imperial College Business School 


Imperial Excellence Scholarship