Duncan Paterson

Duncan Paterson

Director, Investor Practice

As Director of Investor Practice, Duncan takes on executive responsibility for accelerating climate-aligned investment throughout the membership, and ensuring members are well-equipped with leading tools and knowledge in the rapidly evolving sector.

Through his 25 years in the sector Duncan has undertaken roles including serving as ISS ESG’s global Head of ESG Thought Leadership Program, being the founder and CEO of Australian-based ESG services provider CAER, serving as a director and the chair of the Responsible Investment Association of Australasia (RIAA), serving as a director of the Hong Kong-based  Association for Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA), and co-chairing a Technical Working Group in the Australian Sustainable Finance Initiative (ASFI’s) initial Roadmap process.

Duncan holds a Bachelor of Arts from James Cook University, and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from FINSIA.

Duncan’s News, Resources & Events.

From Duncan, our investor practice work, and the initiatives he oversees.

The Australian State of Net Zero Investment Report – 2024

Report | Investor Group on Climate Change | 30 May 2024

The most comprehensive and rigorous analysis of net zero investment practices in Australia.

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New In-Depth Resource: Uses and Limitations of Investee Scope 3 Disclosures for Investors

19 March 2024

Our new resource looks at the state of play in this tricky but important area. It also includes practical steps investors can take now to meaningfully report on investee’s scope 3 emissions.

Uses and Limitations of Investee Scope 3 Disclosures for Investors

Guide | Lisa Caripis | 19 March 2024

This resource looks at the state of play in this tricky but important area. It also includes practical steps investors can take now to meaningfully report on investee’s scope 3 emissions.

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IGCC March Member Meeting

Member Meeting | Sydney, Melbourne & Online | 13 March 2024 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Timezone: Australia/Sydney
Join us for our March Member meeting, where IGCC will be providing members with an exclusive advance briefing on the 2024 State of Net Zero in Australia Report.