Team

Thomas
Atherton

Senior Associate
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Atherton

Thomas is a Senior Associate in the Climate & Sustainability team. Thomas has a broad range of experience across sales, trading, and investment banking, having started his career at HSBC Global Banking & Markets. He created the bank’s ESG Sales function, helping to build a platform within the bank for sustainable investing and support institutional investors through the evolving ESG landscape.
Prior to HSBC, Thomas spent a summer working in a think tank in Kosovo, where he co-authored a report on gender equality in the electoral process.

Thomas and the Climate & Sustainability team at Global Counsel are responsible for the organisation’s ESG offering to corporates and investors. This includes strategic advice on key issues, thought leadership, and bespoke analysis on ESG projects. Thomas helps to co-ordinate ESG idea generation and integration across the organisation’s global teams and sector coverage.