Background

Zoe Whitton (Board Member)


Zoe Whitton leads the Asian arm of Citi’s ESG Research team, covering particularly climate change and sustainable development. The team is top-ranked and has won numerous awards both for research and ESG service, and Zoe was ranked one of the top SRI analysts globally in the 2019 IRRI Extel survey. She previously covered ESG at Credit Suisse and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, worked as an analyst at the Oxford Smith School and the Stockholm Environmental Institute, and served as a youth delegate to the UNFCCC. She also serves on the Management Committee of the Investor Group on Climate Change. She is an observer to the Expert Coordinating Group of the Australian Sustainable Finance Initiative, acts as a mentor at EnergyLab, and is a co-founder of Women in Sustainable Finance. She holds first class Masters degrees in environmental policy and economics from Oxford University and the University of Queensland.