About this Speaker

Doug Baird

Doug Baird

Head of Climate Risk Analytics and Pension Risk, NatWest Group

Doug Baird works in the financial and strategic risk team at Natwest Group. Since 2019 he has led the team responsible for developing Natwest’s climate scenario analysis capabilities and executing the Bank of England’s climate stress test the Climate Biennial Exploratory Scenario. He is now leading the team to embed climate scenario analysis and risk analytics more widely within Natwest. Doug is also responsible for pension risk within Natwest and prior to joining the bank worked at KPMG.

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Modeling Climate Risk in an Age of Complexity

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 11:45 AM

  • How to model the complexity of climate risk  
  • Are the current climate models suitable for financial institutions?
  • Cascading effect of increased frequency and severity of weather-related events 
  • Climate risk’s impact on bank balance sheets