Sector Influencer, Senior Advisor and Catalyst
There is an increasingly larger role for institutional investors to play in addressing some of the most pressing social and environmental challenges by moving beyond ESG screening and deploying capital via sustainable finance and impact investing.
This session will discuss some of the latest innovations developed in the area of sustainable finance including green bonds, climate funds, etc. It will also discuss the challenges and solutions in fostering a healthy ecosystem for sustainable finance. Lastly, it will discuss how to foster more collaboration among different sources of capital including government funding, philanthropic resources and private capital for social and environmental impact.
- The role of sustainable finance in creating impact for society and some of its recent innovations including green bonds
- Challenges and Solutions in mobilizing more capital for positive impact
- Importance of collaborative partnerships to accelerate the growth of sustainable finance into mainstream
Founder and Chair RS Group
Global Head of Climate Finance and Policy International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Managing Director and Head of Investment Advisory, Private Banking, ASEAN & South Asia (ASA) and Global South Asia Community (GSAC) Standard Chartered
Director, Mission Investments Ford Foundation