Tim Lord
Tim Lord
Head of Climate Change
Phoenix Group

Tim is Head of Climate Change at Phoenix Group, the UK’s largest long-term savings and retirement business. He is responsible for leading the development of the Group’s strategy to achieve its ambitious decarbonisation targets. Prior to joining Phoenix in 2022, he spent most of his career in the UK government leading key elements of climate, energy and industrial policy. This included roles as head of the UK’s decarbonisation strategy (2017-20), leading key elements of the UK’s Electricity Market Reform programme (2011-15), and working on energy investment and demand reduction programmes. Tim is also Senior Fellow for Net Zero at the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change, where he provides commentary on the challenges and opportunities of delivering net zero in the UK.