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Task Force member – Secretariat


Curtis Ravenel

Curtis Ravenel

Former Global Head, Sustainable Business & Finance
Bloomberg L.P.

Curtis was formerly the Global Head of Sustainable Business & Finance at Bloomberg. In this role Curtis led the company’s sustainability initiatives integrating sustainability considerations into all firm operations and leveraging the Bloomberg Terminal to evaluate sustainability-related investment risks and opportunities for its user base of influential decision-makers.

Curtis had worked for Bloomberg in multiple roles. He was the Financial Controller for Asia managing accounting, tax, treasury and audit services for 23 legal entities with combined annual revenues exceeding $1 billion USD. This was preceded by various roles in the Capital Planning and Financial Analysis Groups.

Prior to his work with Bloomberg, Curtis co-managed a small real estate development group, founded a micro-brewery and worked with the Recycling Advisory Council in Washington, D.C. conducting Full Cost Accounting and Life Cycle Analysis work.

He currently serves as a member of the Secretariat for the FSB Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), the Climate Finance Leadership Initiative (CFLI) and the U.S. Alliance for Sustainable Finance (USASF). Curtis was appointed by the European Commission to the Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance in June 2018.

Curtis was awarded a David Rockefeller Fellowship with the Partnership for New York City in 2011 and Columbia Business School Exemplary Leadership Award in 2016. He earned an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA in History from Davidson College.