Iancu joined Carbon Tracker in August 2015 supporting the work of the communications, administration and research teams. Previously, he collaborated with the Cabinet Office on social action in the UK and was a researcher at the Institute of Art and Ideas.

Iancu has an MSc in Philosophy and Public Policy from the London School of Economics and a first-class BA in Philosophy and Politics from the University of Essex. He enjoys skiing and hiking and, though no longer part of a metal band, he still tries to play guitar every day.