Technical Working Group

CDSB’s Technical Working Group (TWG) leads the development and implementation of our technical work programme on behalf of the Board. With support from the CDSB Secretariat, the TWG is responsible for overseeing the development of the CDSB Reporting Framework and creating the enabling environment for adoption of the CDSB Framework by companies, investors and regulators.

Chair: Lois Guthrie, World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Name Organisation
Prof. Carol Adams Durham University Business School
Dr Francisco Ascui University of Edinburgh Business School
Louise Ayling Radley Yedlar
Dr Maria Balatbat University of New South Wales
Dr Sarah Barker Minter Ellison
Tom Baumann Interactive Leader
Yei-Pen Chen ACCA
Jim Coburn Ceres
David Cooke 2° Investing Initiative
Jackie Cook Morningstar
Cynthia Cummis World Resource Institute
Sonal Dalal Sustainability Accounting Standards Board
Nicole Dando CDP
Rosemary Dunscombe Natural Capital Coalition
Jack Easton Independent
Robert Evans Earth Active
Lisa French International Integrated Reporting Council
Delphine Gibassier Audencia Nantes School of Management
David Greenall Climate Risk Institute
Mark Gough Capitals Coalition
Stathis Gould International Federation of Accountants
Jimmy Greer ACCA
Lois Guthrie World Business for Sustainable Development
Christian Hell KPMG Germany
Stephanie Hime Little Blue Research
Dr Joël Houdet African Centre for Technology Studies
Udeke Huiskamp Independent
Terence Jeyaretnam Ernst & Young
Tim Kasim University of Bristol
Simon Konsta Clyde and Co.
Jochen Krippner Barclays
Robbie Louw Promethium Carbon
Linda Lowson Global ESG Financial Regulatory Institute
Lloyd McAllister Newton Investment Management
Dr Jarlath Molloy Independent
Yoichi Mori Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Ellie Mulholland Commonwealth Climate and Law Initiative
David Newstead Grant Thornton UK LLP
Tabitta van Nouhuys Clyde and Co
Matthew Orsagh CFA Institute 
David Parnham Sustainability Accounting Standards Board
Alexia Perversi Mazars
Chris Power Salesforce
Dr Steve Priddy London School of Business and Finance
John Purcell CPA Australia
Kazuhiko Saito KPMG AZSA Sustainability Co., Ltd.
Robyn Seetal CPA Canada
Dr Kim Schumacher Tokyo Institute of Technology
Rob Schuwerk Carbon Tracker Initiative
Richard Spencer ICAEW
Dr Jane Thostrup-Jagd Ørsted
David Viner Green Investment Group
Sally Vivian AECOM
Gordon Wilson PwC
Daniel Wiseman Client Earth