Who we are

Planetrics is part of the Vivid Economics group of companies, a leading strategic consultancy and data analytics provider in the climate and sustainability market. We are specialists in the design of climate-change risk and opportunity modeling at the level of regions, sectors and assets, and in integrating this data with existing modeling and decision-making frameworks. We work with the world’s leading banks, asset managers, owners, and insurers to support portfolio management, risk management, regulatory reporting, and stress testing.

Capabilities

We are established leaders in financial, macro-economic, and sector-level market modeling. Our team has been developing climate risk models with leading universities and financial institutions since 2014, and has combined that knowledge and experience to build Planetrics. We help business navigate a complex policy landscape, to identify potential risks and capture strategic opportunities, leveraging our thorough understanding of different climate-change policies and climate-related technologies worldwide.

Capabilities
Providing value

Providing value

We provide clients with the intelligence they need to navigate the market and regulatory challenges associated with climate change, through a ready-to-deploy solution. Our data and analytics tools are leading-edge and continually maintained to stay ahead of the curve. They are structured to be transparent, flexible and easily integrated into clients’ existing financial models and decision-making frameworks. This gives clients the ability to own and enhance the solution in line with their needs and expertise.

Careers

Problem solvers and creative thinkers. Software Engineers, Economists and Analytical Modellers. Put your talents to use where opportunities are limitless and every day makes a difference. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a recent graduate, working with Planetrics could be a challenging and rewarding next step in your career.

Vivid Economics and Planetrics are proud to now be an integral part of McKinsey Sustainability, a client service platform with the goal of helping all industry sectors transform to get to net zero by 2050 and cut carbon emissions by half by 2030. By combining deep industry knowledge, advanced analytics, and proven change management approaches with specialized expertise in economics and sustainability, McKinsey and Vivid work together to help our clients achieve sustainable growth.

To view job openings at Planetrics, visit the McKinsey Careers website

Why Planetrics?

“Planetrics’ focus on helping the financial sector understand and quantify climate change risk was the key motivator for me to apply. The financial sector has a significant role to play in addressing climate change, so this is both personally and professionally really exciting.”
Joshua Woodbury
Senior Climate Risk Scientist

Prior to joining Planetrics, Joshua worked as a Vice President at Neuberger Berman in the Insurance Linked Strategies group, focusing on modeling, analytics, and risk management. Before that, Joshua was a natural catastrophe expert at Swiss Re, where he developed models and products for flood risk throughout North America. Joshua holds a PhD and MSc from Cornell University and a BSc in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Clarkson University.

Joshua Woodbury