JP Morgan’s Sarah Kapnick on climate science and finance

Senior climate scientist and sustainability strategist for asset and wealth management talks transition risk

In this video, Sarah Kapnick, who joined JP Morgan last year from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, tells ESG Clarity about her role at the company.

Increasingly, clients are thinking about transition risks, moving to a low-carbon economy and which companies are best positioned for that, Kapnick says. She also discusses the role of investment around both climate change mitigation and adaptation.