Lisa DeMarco

Senior Partner & CEO, Resilient LLP

Lisa DeMarco is a Senior Partner and CEO at Resilient LLP. She has over 25 years of experience in law, regulation, policy, and advocacy relating to all aspects of climate change and clean energy. Lisa assists leading financial and energy companies and Indigenous business organisations on domestic and overseas renewable power project development, energy storage projects, sustainable and climate finance transactions, carbon capture and storage, climate related financial disclosure, corporate climate risk, environmental and social governance (ESG), green bonds, and sustainable business strategy. She also represents governments and leading energy companies in a wide variety of natural gas, power, pipeline and energy storage matters before the Ontario Energy Board and the National Energy Board.

Lisa is a director of the boards of the Advanced Energy Centre at MarRS, Radicle Inc., the consultation group of The Carney Task Force on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets, and is the vice chair of the International Emissions Trading Association. She is ranked by Chambers Global as one of the world’s leading climate change lawyers and regularly attends the United Nations climate Negotiations.

She has been an adjunct professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, is a guest lecturer at a number of law schools, and presents regularly.