8th OECD Forum on Green Finance and Investment


Mahesh Roy

Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)

Global Lead, Net Zero Capital Markets



Mahesh is Global Lead, Net Zero Capital Markets at CDP, working with financial institutions in setting Science Based Targets and transitioning lending and investment portfolios to net zero. Mahesh is an advisor to the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero taskforce on corporate transition plans, is a staff working group member of the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative and the Investor Agenda and co-authored the UNFCCC’s inaugural Marrakech Partnership Climate Action Pathway for Finance, released this year. Prior to joining CDP, Mahesh had over 17 years corporate banking experience, most recently as a director at Macquarie Group (2009 – 2020) including roles as Head of Healthcare and Head of Financial Services.