The Treasury Committee has re-launched an inquiry into the decarbonisation of the UK economy and green finance. This inquiry will scrutinise the role of HM Treasury, regulators and financial services firms in supporting the Government’s climate change commitments. It will also examine the economic potential of decarbonisation for the UK economy in terms of job creation and growth.
Witnesses John Glen MP (Economic Secretary at HM Treasury), Kemi Badenoch MP (Exchequer Secretary at HM Treasury), Niva Thiruchelvam (Deputy Director, Head of Net Zero Review, Enterprise and Growth Unit at HM Treasury), and Richard Knox (Director, Financial Services Group at HM Treasury)
Witnesses Saker Nusseibeh (CEO at Federated Hermes International), Sandra Boss (Global Head of Investment Stewardship at BlackRock), Huw Evans (Director General at Association of British Insurers ), and Steve Waygood (Chief Responsible Investment Officer at Aviva)