Mona
Naqvi

Senior Director and Global Spokesperson, ESG Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices

Mona Naqvi is Senior Director and Global Spokesperson for ESG Indices at S&P Dow Jones Indices, educating the market on the values of ESG investing and S&P’s market-leading ESG product suite. Formerly a Director at Trucost, Mona advised some of North America’s biggest asset owners and asset managers on low-carbon and fossil fuel free strategies, energy transition alignment, and meeting the recommendations of the TCFD.

Prior to joining S&P, Mona led the North American presence of the 2-Degrees Investing Initiative, a prominent sustainable finance NGO focused on aligning the finance sector with the 2-degree climate goal, served as an advisor to the Obama Administration on climate and energy policy, and worked as an Economist at the UK’s Bank of England. Mona is a regular market commentator on sustainable finance issues and is a published author of several research papers on topics ranging from disruptive technologies to the problem of ‘short-termism’ in mainstream finance.