Craig Davies, Head,
Climate Resilience Investments,
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Dr Craig Davies leads the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD’s climate resilience investment operations in emerging markets from North Africa to Central Asia. He leads a team that works with businesses, financial institutions, utilities and government agencies to understand how they are affected by physical climate risks, and to integrate climate resilience into their business operations.

Covering the infrastructure, corporate and financial sectors, the business area led by Dr Davies entails using climate change information to inform innovative investment design, technical cooperation and targeted policy dialogue. Prior to joining the EBRD in 2006, Dr Davies worked for the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), after starting his career in environmental impacts research. Dr Davies holds a PhD in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London.