Lee Backhouse

Lee Backhouse

Senior Responsible Investment Manager
Scottish Widows

Lee leads the work on nature and biodiversity for the customer investment portfolio at Scottish Widows, with a focus on biodiversity impact assessment, the growth of carbon and nature markets and TNFD. He authored Scottish Widows’ report on nature and biodiversity in pensions and is an active contributor to several nature-focused industry initiatives, advocating for industry-wide action. With a background in investment risk and compliance, Lee is a team SME on various pieces of sustainable finance policy and regulation.