Murray Birt works at Deutsche Bank, supporting Vice Chairman Caio Koch-Weser and helping implement the bank’s climate change and sustainability business strategy.

Previously he worked for four years with the Confederation of British Industry on a variety of UK and EU policies including the EU ETS, UK and EU renewable energy policies, electricity market reform and UK Climate Change Agreements. He has helped deliver consumer energy efficiency programs and capacity building for Alberta’s domestic carbon market and has consulted for several businesses in Canada on energy efficiency strategies. He was selected to participate in the US Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program.

Murray has an economics degree from the University of Calgary and a masters degree in environmental change and management from the University of Oxford.