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Preparing for new sustainability regulations

New sustainability regulations are set to impact suppliers and financial services providers. But how can corporations help their suppliers prepare? What are the expectations and what challenges do they present?

You’re invited to attend our next RegTech Connect Event exploring compliance challenges and how to overcome them by leveraging technology. We’ll be discussing tech driven ways to deal with increased compliance and regulatory demands. Join the conversation and discover solutions to some of our shared challenges.

Join Leanne Kohn-Hardy in discussion with ESP’s Lincoln Watson, Mosaic’s Jon Kershaw and Jannat Maqbool others. Our panel will discuss the approaches, tools and solutions to prepare for new sustainability regulations.

Event Details:

Date:  Wednesday 7 December

Time: 5.30 – 7.30pm

Location: Spaces, Level17, Commercial Bay, Auckland 1010

Event Type: Physical

Cost: Free ($25 non-members)

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Lincoln is CEO of ESP. ESP provides enterprise Carbon Accounting and Carbon Reduction software and services to Banks, Insurance companies and the broader market including ASB, BNZ and NAB globally as well as 20% of New Zealand’s Climate Leaders Coalition. ESP has helped clients reduce carbon emissions by 62,000 TCO2-e and save $81m. ESP introduced CLIVE in 2021, as NZ’s first Machine Learning bot dedicated to reducing carbon emissions. CLIVE monitors 2m datapoints every day at a scale and speed no human can match to identify anomalous emissions and waste. Prior to ESP Lincoln build extensive financial services experience as COO of Perpetual Guardian, CIO at Craigs Investment Partners and Technology Manager at Goldman Sachs JBWere. He also grew and exited his own software system integrator and was CEO of Legaltech startup Arken.legal.
Jon’s career has included roles in finance and accounting, risk management, governance, contracts and compliance. He is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Institute of Management & Leadership ANZ. He started his career at PwC in the UK and New Zealand, working in the Audit and Corporate Recovery teams. Since then, he has worked for both small and large entities in the UK and New Zealand across a number of sectors in leadership roles, including more than eight years in an executive role at an NZX/ASX listed technology company where he was responsible for corporate governance. Recently Jon has: - provided support to a large freight and logistics company across the areas of governance, risk management, climate risk, sustainability, contracts and compliance; and - supported a listed retailer and a bank to analyse their future Climate-related disclosure obligations and plan their pathway to compliance. Jon joined forces with Mosaic six months ago and helps support organisations to evolve and prosper in the changing landscape of governance (ESG), climate risk, sustainability and risk management.
Leeanna is the Founder of finappster™, a SaaS platform which solves the current challenges regarding transparency in utilising investments to combat climate change, the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risk mitigation and sustainability practices of listed companies.
Principal Advisor - Ecosystm. Jannat is an Australian born Punjabi and mother of three based in the Waikato, New Zealand. She is a CPA and former CIO with a Masters in Digital Business and is actively engaged in the New Zealand technology ecosystem with a focus on leveraging technology in innovative ways to benefit people, planet and economy.


Dec 07
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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