UNCTAD resource person

Dr. Jane Thostrup Jagd is the Lead Researcher and Consultant at ESG Insight.

Dr. Jagd has previously worked for one of the world’s largest conglomerates, A.P. Moller-Maersk with more than 1,000 affiliates, and has amongst others moved their ESG data collection from Group Sustainability to Group Accounting and into the financial consolidation tool (HFM), established a control framework, and a Sustainability GAAP, whereby the ESG data quality raised from “poor” to “good” in 4 months – auditor verified. Dr. Jagd has also published books and articles on how to ensure good quality investor friendly ESG reporting.

Dr. Jagd has since 2013 been a technical working group member of Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) in UK, and is currently signed on as consultant for United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).