Rishi MadlaniHead of Sustainable Finance and Just Transition, NatWest Group
Rishi Madlani has worked for NatWest Group for over 15 years across the London, Amsterdam and Frankfurt offices. Rishi leads Sustainable Finance for the Group which encompasses the bank’s activities supporting the transition to a lower carbon economy and increasing our funding to areas with a wider social purpose. Over the last 2 years the bank provided £9.9bn of funding to the Sustainable Energy sector and the bank has now set a £20bn funding and financing target to support climate and sustainable finance.
Outside the office Rishi serves as an elected Councillor in Camden, representing Bloomsbury ward, and is Chair of the London Borough of Camden Pension Committee. The fund is a Local Government Pension Scheme and won a LAPF Award for its innovative approach to Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations. Total membership of the fund is c. 20,000 and the total market value of the assets is c. £1.8bn.
Rishi also serves on the boards of UK100 and RenewableUK.