About this Speaker

Jo Paisley

Jo Paisley

President, GARP Risk Institute

As President of GRI Jo Paisley helps lead thought leadership for GARP and the broader risk community. Paisley’s career began at the Bank of England where she worked in various economist roles ran the Statistics Division and spent the last part of her career in Supervision culminating as a director of the Supervisory Risk Specialist Division. She was heavily involved in the design and execution of the UK’s first concurrent stress test. In 2015 Paisley joined HSBC as Global Head of Stress Testing. She has also been an independent stress testing consultant. She studied philosophy politics and economics at Magdalen College Oxford completing her master’s in economics at Nuffield College Oxford.

Hear This Thought Leader

Opening: Welcome from GARP

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 9:00 AM

Challenges of Aligning Portfolios to Paris Agreement’s 1.5 Degrees Target

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 10:30 AM

  • How to deliver target of 1.5 degrees of warming
  • Going beyond divesting in carbon intensive sectors like ending fossil fuel use
  • Using carbon offsets effectively

COP 26 and COP 15 Risk: Climate, Nature and Biodiversity

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 4:30 PM

  • How they are all interconnected and need to be addressed holistically
  • Potential impact of nature loss on business and financial risk