Action agenda

Working groups

IGCC operates through a number of working groups, where members help shape IGCC’s position on key issues and promote industry engagement across a number of investment and climate change practice areas.

Policy

The Policy Committee is responsible for shaping and communicating IGCC’s position on all aspects of government policy and investment implications.

Research

The Research Working Group (RWG) is responsible for deciding and overseeing IGCC’s research priorities and publications.

Property and Infrastructure

The Property and Infrastructure Working Group (PIWG) acts as a consultative forum to provide oversight and expertise on the investment implications of climate change risk and opportunity in the built environment.

Low Carbon Finance

The Low Carbon Finance Working Group (LCFWG) examines emerging trends in low carbon investing and projects of interest to group members.

Adaptation

The Adaptation Working Group (AWG) is responsible for increasing investor awareness and management of physical risk and adaptation investment.

Disclosure

The Disclosure Working Group (DWG) develops guidance for investors on meaningful and appropriate disclosure by investors, to their key stakeholders.

AIGCC

The Asia Investor Group on Climate Change (AIGCC) is an initiative to create awareness among Asia’s asset owners and financial institutions about the risks and opportunities associated with climate change and low carbon investing. AIGCC provides capacity for investors to share best practice and to collaborate on investment activity, credit analysis, risk management, engagement and policy.

Working Group Chairs 

Policy
Emma Herd, CEO, IGCC and
Ian Woods, Head of ESG Investment Research, AMP Capital

Research
Ross Barry, Head of Research & Origination, First State Super

Property and Infrastructure
Rowan Griffin, Head of Sustainability – Property, Lendlease

Low Carbon Finance
Nicole Bradford, Investment Manager ESG, Cbus Super Fund

Adaptation
Kelly Christodolou, Investments Governance Manager, AustralianSuper

Disclosure
Pablo Berrutti, Head of Responsible Investments, Asia Pacific, Colonial First State Global Asset Management

AIGCC
Emily Chew, Global Head of ESG, Manulife Asset Management