Andrew Eil is the head of climate risk for North America at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), advising financial institutions on assessing and managing physical and transition climate risks. He specializes in scenario analysis, stress testing, risk modeling, and data analytics. With a background in diplomacy, development finance, and climate policy, Eil has been involved in climate-related work across various sectors since 2008. He holds certificates in sustainability and climate risk from the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) as well as sustainable finance and venture capital and private equity from Columbia University. He is a frequent contributor to industry publications and media outlets including Observer and llluminem.
Climate risks and the CRE loan market have many points of intersection that spotlight the urgent need for community and regional banks to recalibrate their risk assessment frameworks.