White House insider John Morton on asset owners’ net zero role

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In 2021, John Morton became the U.S. Treasury’s first climate counsellor, advising Janet Yellen on net zero and sustainability policies across her department.

In December, Morton stepped down and returned to the private sector by re-joining the advisory and investment firm Pollination Group.

In a 2-part interview series, Net Zero Investor sits down with Morton to reflect on his time in the Biden administration and to look ahead at what is next for climate policies in the U.S. and beyond, in particular the role investors, corporates and regulators play in the path to net zero.


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