Innovative research is being carried out in a wide range of topics including:

  • Financing a sustainable world
  • Accounting for climate change and sustainability
  • Transforming to a sustainable society
  • Doing business sustainably
  • Transitioning to a low carbon economy


Faculty Role
Kenneth Amaeshi Chair in Business and Sustainable Development and Director of the Sustainable Business Initiative
Matthew Brander Senior Lecturer in Carbon Accounting
Mary Brennan Chair of Food Marketing and Society
Ian Cochran Lecturer in Climate Finance & Investment
Gbenga Ibikunle Professor and Chair of Finance
Sarah Ivory Senior Lecturer in Executive Education, Climate Change and Sustainability
Craig Mackenzie Senior Lecturer in Sustainable Enterprise
Luca Taschini Chair in Climate Change Finance
Angela Tregear Personal Chair in Marketing

The Centre for Business, Climate Change, and Sustainability (B-CCaS)

B-CCaS brought together two existing centres (Centre for Business and Climate Change and Sustainable Business Initiative) to build on previous successes in funding, industry engagement, and policy-relevant research.

Partners have included:

  • Volvo and Costain Groups in carbon accounting.
  • China Resources Power, Guangdong Electric Power Design Institute, and BHP in carbon capture and storage.
  • the World Bank and Asian Development Bank in climate investment and finance.
Visit the B-CCaS Website

Research in climate change and sustainability

Theodor Cojoianu discusses his research on the contribution of finance to sustainable development and its positive impact in shaping the economy of tomorrow.

Mathew Brander discusses his research on greenhouse gas accounting and its positive impact in addressing climate change.