Doug Baird ahead of his session at CeFPro's Stress Testing Week

Doug Baird

Head of Climate Risk Analytics and Pension Risk | Financial & Strategic Risk


Building and integrating climate risk stress testing models


I work in the Financial & Strategic Risk Division within Natwest Group, focussing on the embedding of climate risk analytics within scenario analysis and wider risk decision making. I led the capability build and delivery of the Natwest Group submission in the Bank of England climate stress test (CBES). I am also responsible for Natwest Group’s Pension Risk team and have held various other roles in the bank, including within operational risk capital and pension strategy. Prior to joining Natwest Group I worked for KPMG’s pension consulting business and am a member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries