Rob Schuwerk is Executive Director of Carbon Tracker’s North American office.  Rob leads Carbon Tracker’s outreach and data provision to the Climate Action 100+ Initiative, as well as its work with securities market regulators and accounting standard setters around the globe, as they aim to bring greater transparency to climate-related financial risk.  He has authored several papers on how climate-related risks are likely to impact financial reporting and the role that securities markets regulators can play.   He has also produced analysis of company disclosures both before and after the creation of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures’ (TCFD) recommendation.
Prior to joining Carbon Tracker in 2014, Rob was an assistant attorney general with the New York State Office of the Attorney General and, prior to that, a litigator in the New York City offices of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP.   He is a graduate of The Yale Law School.