The New CFO Challenge: Climate Risk

On March 21, 2022 the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a draft set of regulations for climate disclosures.

Extending over 500 pages and with more than 1000 footnotes, the document is long and dense. What makes it even more challenging is what is not said – the context and expertise the SEC expects readers to have.

This white paper lays out the CFO challenge, which bridges a new investor lens on risk and value and the “normalization” of climate risk disclosures, including the data preparation processes that entails.

This is a once-in-a-generation opportunity.

Take a tour of the big picture, and learn how to get started. Data checklists apply!