Is Green Finance Scotland’s Vehicle for Growth?

15th October 2023

16:30 – 17:30

PJ& Live, Aberdeen

Scotland is now established as a world-leader in green finance: an industry whose pace and scale of activity will be critical in securing a successful COP28. After a winter of soaring interest rates and geopolitical uncertainty, what are some of the ways finance can generate necessary growth for Scotland and the UK as a whole? Join us as we bring together thought and industry leaders to review the progress that has been made in the green finance sector, as well as the practical steps needed to deliver a sustainable future for people and planet.



Doug Thomson


Shona Robison MSP

Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Scottish Government

Chris Hayward

Policy Chair, City of London Corporation

Lee Backhouse

Senior Manager, Responsible Investments, Scottish Widows

Name Surname MP

Shadow Minister for Skills and Further Education

Name Surname MP

Shadow Minister for Skills and Further Education

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