Photograph of Lord Adair Turner


Lord Adair Turner

Chair of the Energy Transitions Commission

Lord Turner chairs the Energy Transitions Commission, a global coalition of companies and environmental NGOs.

He is Chairman of Chubb Europe, an advisor to Envision Energy and board member of Envision AESC, and a Senior Fellow of the Institute for New Economic Thinking. During his public policy career Lord Turner chaired the UK’s Financial Services Authority (2008-2013), the Climate Change Committee (2008-2012), the Pensions Commision (2003- 2006), Low Pay Commission (2002-2006), and was Director General of the CBI (1995-

2000). He has held senior business roles at McKinsey&Co, Merrill Lynch Europe and Standard Chartered amongst others.