Mark McVeigh

Mark is outside at sunset with his hair tied back. He is wearing a black tshirt.

About Mark:

Mark McVeigh is a young climate activist and ecologist from Brisbane, Queensland who has spearheaded a movement to push superannuation funds to consider climate change as a financial risk and to inspire progressive climate policy across the Industry.

In November 2020 Mark Was successful in suing his Superannuation fund 'REST' through an out of court settlement that resulted in progressive changes to their climate policy and handling of climate related financial risks and transparency.

Mark now works to communicate both climate and ecological issues, solutions and methods of action with a focus on the Australian financial sector. With a deep understanding of climate science and the physical impacts it will create on both the natural and anthropogenic worlds, Mark aims to educate and inspire people to make climate positive decisions and work toward carbon neutrality."