Sustainable Finance Week 2022

Monday 19 - Friday 23 September

Sustainable Finance Week 2022

2PM

BST

Registration

2:30PM

BST

Welcome Address

Rupert Pleasant

Chief Executive

WE ARE GUERNSEY

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Rupert Pleasant

Chief Executive

WE ARE GUERNSEY


Welcome Address

Rupert moved to Guernsey as a boy and was educated in the island. His career in financial services has taken him globally, beginning in London, and on to Hong Kong, Asia, South Africa and Switzerland, before returning to Guernsey. His background is in private banking and trust and corporate services, where he has held a number of senior management roles in global companies. As well as an MBA from the University of Cape Town, Rupert holds a law degree, and is a member of STEP, CISI and the Institute of Directors.

2:40PM

BST

Keynote Speech

Emma Howard Boyd

Chair

Environment Agency

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Emma Howard Boyd

Chair

Environment Agency


Keynote Speech

Emma has had an extensive career in financial services at the forefront of the environmental and sustainable finance agenda. She is currently Chair of the Environment Agency, an Ex-officio board member of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and interim Chair of the Green Finance Institute. She is also an Adviser to the Board of Trade, and a UN Global Ambassador for Race to Zero and Race to Resilience. Emma was the UK Commissioner to the Global Commission on Adaptation from 2018 until January 2021. Emma serves on several boards and advisory committees which include Liontrust Asset Management, The Coalition for Climate Resilient Investment (co-Chair), The European Climate Foundation, The Council for Sustainable Business and The Prince's Accounting for Sustainability Project.

3PM

BST

Panel Session

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Panel Session

Moderator

Josephine Bush

Sustainable Finance Strategic Advisor

Guernsey Finance

Panellists

Emma Howard Boyd

Chair

Environment Agency

Olly Hughes

Managing Director, Forestry

Gresham House

Emma Toovey

Ecology Director

Environment Bank

Michael Urban, PhD

Deputy Head of Sustainability Research

Lombard Odier

4PM

BST

Coffee Break

4:30PM

BST

Fireside Chat

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Fireside Chat

Moderator

Rupert Pleasant

Chief Executive

WE ARE GUERNSEY

Panellists

Gillian Browning

Director of the Investment, Fiduciary and Pension Division

Guernsey Financial Services Commission

William Mason

Director General

Guernsey Financial Services Commission

5:15PM

BST

Sponsor Address - PwC

5:25PM

BST

Conclusions

Rupert Pleasant

Chief Executive

WE ARE GUERNSEY

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Rupert Pleasant

Chief Executive

WE ARE GUERNSEY


Conclusions

Rupert moved to Guernsey as a boy and was educated in the island. His career in financial services has taken him globally, beginning in London, and on to Hong Kong, Asia, South Africa and Switzerland, before returning to Guernsey. His background is in private banking and trust and corporate services, where he has held a number of senior management roles in global companies. As well as an MBA from the University of Cape Town, Rupert holds a law degree, and is a member of STEP, CISI and the Institute of Directors.

5:30PM

BST

Event Close

5:45PM

Art Exhibition and Drinks Reception

7:30PM

Drinks Reception Close