top of page

Venetia Bell

Chief Sustainability Officer, Gulf International Bank B.S.C.

Venetia Bell is the Group Chief Sustainability Officer at Gulf International Bank (GIB), and Head of Strategy at GIB Asset Management.  Amongst other responsibilities, Venetia leads GIB’s drive to embed sustainability and responsible banking principles in everything it does. She also led an award-winning multi-stakeholder initiative to enhance data and funnel private capital towards humanitarian and resilience projects.


Venetia is a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum.  She is a Chartered Governance Professional, a designated Climate Competent Director, a Certified Investment Fund Director, and the Chair of Trustees of several charities.  Prior to GIB, she had several roles at the Bank of England, and has published a range of policy-focused research. 

bottom of page