Ben Caldecott

Senior Associate Fellow

Ben Caldecott is a Senior Associate Fellow at Bright Blue and has established its work on energy and environment. He is the founding Director of the Oxford Sustainable Finance Programme at the University of Oxford Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment. He is also an Academic Visitor at the Bank of England, a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University, and a Senior Advisor at Highmore LLC. Ben specialises in environment, energy, and sustainability issues and works at the intersection between  finance, government, civil society, and academe, having held senior roles in each domain.

Ben has authored and edited a substantial number of publications related to the environment and is an experienced media commentator and public speaker. He is also a regular peer reviewer and serves on a number of boards and advisory panels, including the UK Green Finance Taskforce, City of London Green Finance Initiative, University of Oxford Socially Responsible Investment Review Committee, The Prince of Wales’s Accounting for Sustainability Project, and the Green Alliance.

Ben has written the following reports: