Head of Sustainable Finance, ANZ Banking Group
Ms Tapley has been with ANZ since 2001, taking on a range of positions in the markets and specialised finance businesses. She has been a senior member of the sustainable finance solutions team since its formation in 2014, and has been acting head since June 2016.
She is a board member of the Carbon Market Institute, advisory panel member for the Australia-Indonesia Centre’s Urban Water Cluster research project and alumni of the Cambridge Institute of Sustainability Leadership.
Since joining the Sustainable Finance team, Katharine has made a strong contribution with her depth of knowledge across various sustainable asset classes and her extensive transactional experience.
Katharine has been instrumental in a number of innovative business development initiatives including developing ANZ’s green bond capability, and executing ANZ’s first consumer finance facilities for rooftop solar and batteries, and implementing a key partnership in the water sector with the Australian Water Association.