Miranda Nayyar

Head of Accountability & Certification Science Based Targets, CDP


Miranda Nayyar is the Manager of the Target Validation Team within the SBTi, working for CDP. In her role with the initiative, Miranda manages a team composed of target analysts and project officers to effectively assess and validate targets submitted to the SBTi. Her work focuses on process management, effective resource development, and science-aligned target assessments.

Prior to joining the SBTi, Miranda managed external relationships within CDP to advance corporate performance on climate change and water security issues. She also worked for various non-profits in the sustainability space and has supported academic research on corporate actions in relation to climate change and global fisheries.

Miranda holds a degree in International Sustainable Development from NYU and is currently based in New York City.