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Renata Lawton-Misra

Associate Director and Co-Head of Africa

The Carbon Trust

Session — TCFD Reporting, climate-related risks and Opportunity for Asset Managers

Renata is an Associate Director and Co-Head of the Carbon Trust Africa office and has over nine years’ experience in the sustainability space. Renata is a climate change and carbon specialist, providing technical oversight and input, business development, and managing complex projects for private sector clients. These include value chain carbon accounting and engagement, low carbon mining transitions, climate risk and opportunity assessments (TCFD), climate change strategy and roadmap development, carbon and climate change reporting practices, and sustainable finance projects. Renata leads Carbon Trust Africa’s corporate and private sector work, managing large innovative projects across various sectors and delivering on the forefront of value chain engagement and Scope 3 strategy development. Renata has a keen interest in sustainable finance and supporting financial institutions measure and reduce their financed emissions and climate risks and opportunities. Prior to joining the Carbon Trust, Renata worked as a corporate sustainability consultant at Deloitte & Touche, where she was the team lead for Deloitte South Africa’s Sustainability Advisory portfolio, focusing on responsible sourcing and conflict mineral advisory and assurance, asset retirement obligation reviews, and sustainability assurance.