Dr Nicola Ranger
UK Centre for Greening Finance and Investment (CGFI), Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford
Deputy Director, Head of Climate and Environmental Analytics
Dr Nicola Ranger is Deputy Director of the UK Centre for Greening Finance and Investment (CGFI) and Head of Climate and Environmental Analytics in the Oxford Sustainable Finance Group of the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford. She specialises in climate and environmental risk analytics, financial and fiscal risk management and the role of finance in resilience and sustainability, and has almost two decades of experience in climate change and sustainable finance. She works extensively in emerging and developing economies, particularly in Southeast Asia and Africa. Nicola joined Oxford from the World Bank, where she worked with Ministries of Finance, Central Banks and regional institutions to strengthen financial resilience to climate and other crises. Prior to this, she held senior roles in the UK Department for International Development (now FCDO), London School of Economics and Political Science, HM Treasury, Risk Management Solutions and Defra. Nicola has written more than 30 articles and contributed to major reports including the UK National Climate Change Risk Assessment and the Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change. Nicola holds a doctorate in Atmospheric Physics from Imperial College London.