Neil Eckert

Neil was the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Climate Exchange plc until the sale of the company to InterContinental Exchange in July 2010 for approximately £400 million.
Climate Exchange plc owned the Chicago Climate Exchange and the European Climate Exchange which traded in excess of 80 per cent of tradable carbon credits in the EU.

Neil founded Brit Insurance Limited in 1995 and remained its CEO until March 2005. He then served as a non-executive director of the company from April 2005 until May 2008.

Neil has interests in various property companies and Boutique Modern Limited, a low carbon modular building company. Neil is a Non-Executive Director of Ebix, a U.S. NASDAQ listed Insurance Exchange and Software House and of ItzCash, an Indian FinTech Company. Neil is also Chairman of Augsburg Re, a European Reinsurance MGA.