Dean Shahfar

Vice President, Sustainable Finance, Debt and Financing Solutions

Joined the Bank

September 2017

Responsibilities

Dean supports NatWest’s corporate clients with the initiation, structuring and execution of all forms of sustainable finance transactions. He develops sustainable finance strategies and frameworks, and engages with investors and other relevant stakeholders on ESG topics.

Previous Experience

Dean has held a number of roles at NatWest. He previously worked in Group Treasury on the capital and funding desk, where he led:

  • The development of the Group’s Green, Social and Sustainable Bond Framework
  • Structuring and execution of associated issuance
  • Design of impact reporting methodologies

Education

Dean studied at the University of Edinburgh where he received a Master of Engineering. Dean is also a holder of the CertBALM from the Asset and Liability Management Association.