• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Lance Uggla

BeyondNetZero, General Atlantic

Vice Chair, General Atlantic and Co-Founder, BeyondNetZero

Lance Uggla is Vice Chair of General Atlantic and Co-Founder of BeyondNetZero, General Atlantic's dedicated climate technology venture. Before joining BeyondNetZero in 2022, Lance was Chairman and CEO at IHS Markit, the global information company, prior to its $44 billion merger with S&P Global. Lance founded Markit in 2003, took it public in 2014 and co-led its merger of equals with IHS in 2016. Earlier in his career, he held executive roles at both Toronto Dominion Bank and The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. Lance sits on the Board of Directors for Mastercard, Inc., and he serves as a Trustee and honorary member at the Tate Foundation and as a Trustee of the Uggla Family Foundation. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University and his Master of Science from LSE.

Sessions With Lance Uggla

Tuesday, 19 March

  • 03:10pm - 03:50pm (CST) / 19/mar/2024 08:10 pm - 19/mar/2024 08:50 pm

    How to Make Net Zero Happen?

    Future of Workforce/Diversity & Inclusion

    The energy transition has gained significant momentum in recent years, but the world is not yet on track to hit ambitious 2050 net-zero targets. How can the world accelerate the transition to cleaner fuels while ensuring energy affordability and accessibility? Where is investment most needed to accelerate progress? What are the key priorities for companies as they navigate the energy transition? What policies are needed from governments to achieve a just energy transition?