This online event will discuss the guiding principles of international sustainability standards based on enterprise value where Lucrezia Reichlin, Professor of Economics at the London Business School, will be joined by the former Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney. Elias Papaioannou, co-Academic Director of the Wheeler Institute and Economics Professor at London Business School will host the discussion.
Mark Carney is the UK Prime Minister’s Finance Adviser for COP26 and UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance. Mark was previously Governor of the Bank of England from 2013 to 2020, and Governor of the Bank of Canada from 2008 to 2013. Internationally, Mark was Chair of the Financial Stability Board from 2011 to 2018, Chair of the Global Economy Meeting and Economic Consultative Committee of the Bank for International Settlements from 2018-2020, and was First Vice-Chair of the European Systemic Risk Board from 2013-2020. He is Vice Chair of Brookfield Asset Management and a member of the Global Advisory Board of PIMCO, the Group of Thirty, the Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum.
Lucrezia Reichlin is Professor of Economics at the London Business School and Chair of the European Corporate Governance Institute. She is a Trustee of the International Foundation for Reporting Standard (IFRS) and Chair of the steering committee for the IFRS project on Sustainability Reporting. Lucrezia is a Fellow of the British Academy and of the Econometric Society. She received a Ph.D. in Economics from New York University.
Elias Papaioannou is co-Academic Director of the Wheeler Institute and Economics Professor at London Business School, focusing on international finance, political economy, applied econometrics, growth, and development.
This virtual event is being co-hosted by the Wheeler Institute for Business and Development at the London Business School and the European Corporate Governance Institute.