Managing Director, Sustainable Finance
Moody’s Investors Service
Rahul Ghosh is the Managing Director, Sustainable Finance for Moody’s Investors Service. Rahul leads the global analytical team, responsible for the publication of Second Party Opinions, which assess how green, social and sustainability bonds and loans contribute and align to sustainability principles. Rahul also has global oversight for the credit rating agency’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) thought leadership, and manages a team responsible for coordinating high quality and impactful research and digital and in-person outreach and engagement.
Rahul is a regular participant at high-profile industry working groups, market briefings, external conferences, and media engagements. He has represented Moody’s as a member of the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures, a market-led initiative to develop a risk management and disclosure framework for nature-related risks. He also represents Moody’s on the UN Principles for Responsible Investment’s advisory committee on credit ratings and the Green and Social Bond Principles working groups. He has presented on the impact of climate change on global credit markets at the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, and on sustainable finance trends at the International Finance Corporation’s Global Debt Mobilization Conference.