Corporate Partnerships

Upscale Carbon (UC) chooses to align itself with experienced companies.



The main partnerships Upscale Carbon have that work on a contract basis are Market Advisory Group ( and Biodiversity Australia (



Coung Tran (General Manager – Market Advisory Group)


Coung Tran is the General Manager for Market Advisory group. Specialising in bushfire management, fire ecology and behavior, Cuong has a broad knowledge about the interactions between fire and ecology.


Cuong has over 15 years experience in environmental roles and is an accomplished manager in both Carbon and Environmental markets 


Karl Robertson (General Manager – Biodiversity Australia)


Karl Robertson has 6 years’ experience  in terrestrial and aquatic ecology throughout NSW and QLD.


Karl has a broad understanding of both State and Federal Legislation, having prepare an extensive amount of Ecological Assessments, Monitoring Reports, Seven Part Tests, EPBC Act Matters of National Environmental Significance, SEPP 44, 14 and 26 assessment as well as the preparations of Review of Environmental Factors, Vegetation Management Plans and Control Plans for Exotic Flora.


Supplementing his technical ability, Karl is also an accomplished Project Manager and business developer.



Market Advisory Group (MAG) is an Australian based, specialist carbon and environment consultancy. ​MAG was founded in 2018 with a strategic focus, to help develop and facilitate the growth of the Australian carbon market. ​

The MAG team are the leading expert and independent advisors in Australia’s carbon market. We are environmental and resource industry professionals who approach carbon in the same way as any other commodity. We have brought together an unparalleled team of professionals with collectively over 50 years’ experience in the carbon industry.

Market Advisory Group (MAG)

Biodiversity Australia is a team of Environmental Management Consultants who provide specialist environmental management services for the Resources and Infrastructure, Government and Defence Aviation and Residential sectors.

Established in 2002, they have a proven history in managing and delivering specialist environmental consulting services for the sustainable management of our unique Australian ecology, while balancing economic priorities.