Finance Science-Based Targets: Progress, Best Practice and Next Steps

Date: 24 January 2023
Time: 09:00 am - 10:00 am CET
Location: Online

Join the SBTi Finance team and a selection of leading international financial institutions (FIs) for an update on science-based targets in the financial sector.

The team will present progress so far, including an overview of the more than 50 validated science-based targets for FIs. Institution-specific information will be showcased, with examples of best practice from NatWest Group, one of the world's largest banks, a leading asset manager and a globally recognized private equity firm.

The SBTi team will then provide details of its current work with a focus on net-zero for FIs and a review of the near-term criteria and the development of new target-setting methods for insurance underwriting and other additional asset classes.

Speakers will include:

  • Nate Aden, Sector Manager for Finance and Chemicals at the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).
  • Supriya Sobti, Climate and Purpose Lead, NatWest Group
  • Marcus Bruns, Nordic Head of Sustainability, Storebrand
  • Jenny Mill, Climate Change Strategist, Schroders

Register for session 1

16:00 HKT / 09:00 CET

Register for session 2

15:00 CET / 09:00 ET