Speakers 2022

Mariana Mazzucato

Mariana Mazzucato

Professor, Economics of Innovation and Public Value, University College London (UCL)

Mariana Mazzucato (PhD) is Professor in the Economics of...

Steven Ko

Steven Ko

CEO, O’right

Sustainability pioneer, environmental trailblazer and ardent advocate for planet...

Sean Kidney

Sean Kidney

CEO,
Climate Bonds Initiative

Sean Kidney is CEO of the Climate Bonds Initiative...

Terry Heymann

Terry Heymann

Chief Financial Officer, World Gold Council

Terry Heymann is CFO at the World Gold Council and has broad...

Debbie Shakespeare

Debbie Shakespeare

Sr. Director Sustainability & Compliance,
Avery Dennison

While her entire career has revolved around the broader apparel...

Alexandra Mihailescu Cichon

Alexandra Mihailescu Cichon

Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing, RepRisk

Alexandra Mihailescu Cichon joined RepRisk in 2013 and is the Executive...

Harry Verhaar

Harry Verhaar

Head of Global Public & Government Affairs, Signify

Harry Verhaar has over 20 years of experience in the lighting industry...

Michael Eakins

Michael Eakins

CIO
Phoenix Group

Mike is currently the Chief Investment Officer (CIO)...

Victoria Burrows

Victoria Burrows

Director of Net Zero
World Green Building
Council

In her role, Victoria oversees and supports Green...

Miles Prosser

Miles Prosser

Secretary General
International Aluminium
Institute

Miles Prosser is the Secretary General of the International...

Matsi Modise

Matsi Modise

Chair, Technology Innovation Agency (South Africa)

Ms Matsi Modise is the Chairperson of the Technology...

Hong-Tu Tsai

Hong-Tu Tsai

Chairman
Cathay Financial Holdings

Mr. Hong-Tu Tsai is the Chairman of Cathay Financial...

Kate Strachan

Kate Strachan

Global Lead, Cities and Regions, Race to Resilience, UNFCCC CLIMATE CHAMPIONS

Dr KateStrachan holds the position of Manager: Climate...

Andy Bord

Andy Bord

CEO
Flood Re

Andy Bord is Flood Re’s Chief Executive Officer. Andy...

Maruxa Cardama

Maruxa Cardama

Secretary General
SLOCAT

Passionate about social, economic and environmental justice; over...

Stephanie Pfeifer

Stephanie Pfeifer

CEO,
IIGCC

Stephanie has led the IIGCC since 2005 and has overseen...

Daniel Render

Daniel Render

Global Technology Lead
- Sustainable Program Management,
Jacobs

Daniel has 28 years of experience as a registered...

Pierre Friedlingstein

Pierre Friedlingstein

Chair in Mathematical Modeling of Climate Systems, Universiter of Exeter/Global Carbon Project

Professor Pierre Friedlingstein isa Royal Society...

Courtney Holm

Courtney Holm

Vice President, Sustainability Solutions, Capgemini Invent

Courtney Holm is Capgemini Invent UK’s Vice President

Grace Fu Hai Yien DCMG

Grace Fu Hai Yien DCMG

Minister for Sustainability and the Environment, Government of Singapore

Ms Grace Fu began her career in 1985 with the Overseas...

Ineza Grace

Ineza Grace

Co-Founder, Loss and Damage Youth Coalition

Ineza is an Eco-Feminist Impact driven actor in the climate change sector...

Lauren Sorkin

Lauren Sorkin

Executive Director,
Resilient Cities Network

As Executive Director of the Resilient Cities Network...

Joseph N.C. Huang

Joseph N.C. Huang

Chairman,
E.SUN Commercial Bank

Joseph N.C. Huang, Chairman of E.SUN...

Simone Cipriani

Simone Cipriani

Founder and Manager + Chair of the UN Alliance for Sustainable Fashion, Ethical Fashion Initiative

Simone Cipriani, Head and Founder of the Ethical Fashion...

Dr. Ajay Mathur

Dr. Ajay Mathur

Director General, International Solar Alliance

Dr Ajay Mathur is the Director General of the International Solar...

Andrew Steel

Andrew Steel

ESG Lead
Sustainable Fitch

Andrew recently devised and launched Sustainable...

Jens Nielsen

Jens Nielsen

CEO
World Climate Foundation

Jens Nielsen has worked in more than 20 countries performing...

Swami Venkataraman

Swami Venkataraman

Associate Managing Director - Environmental, Social and Governance, Moody's

Swami Venkataraman, CFA, is an Associate Managing Director...

Nobutaka Aoki

Nobutaka Aoki

Co-Chief Investment Officer and Managing Executive Officer, Asset Management One

Nobutaka Aoki is a Co-Chief Investment Officer (Co-CIO) and...

Kat Bruce

Kat Bruce

Founder
NatureMetrics

Kat trained as a tropical ecologist. She holds a BSc in Wildlife...

Eva Cairns

Eva Cairns

Head of Sustainability Insights & Climate Strategy, abrdn

Eva Cairns is the Head of Sustainability Insights and....

Dominic Jones

Dominic Jones

Senior Vice President Business Development & Partner Development, Everbridge

Dominic Jones is the Senior Vice President responsible for...

Aimee Christensen

Aimee Christensen

CEO and Founder,
Christensen global

Aimée Christensen is CEO of Christensen Global where she...

Manuel Pulgar-Vidal

Manuel Pulgar-Vidal

Global Lead on Climate and Energy, WWF

Manuel Pulgar-Vidalis the global leader of Climate & Energy...

Pierre Abadie

Pierre Abadie

Group Climate Director,
Tikehau Capital

Pierre Abadie is Group Climate Director and Co-head of...

Loretta Hieber Girardet

Loretta Hieber Girardet

Chief of Risk Knowledge, Monitoring and Capacity Development Branch, United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)

Loretta Hieber Girardet is the Chief of the Risk Knowledge...

Petra Schwager

Petra Schwager

Chief, Energy Technologies and Industrial Applications Division, UNIDO

Petra has long-standing experience in managing international...

Aiman Ezzat

Aiman Ezzat

CEO,
Capgemini

Aiman Ezzat is CEO of the Capgemini Group since May 20...

Eric Usher

Eric Usher

Head,
UNEP Finance
Initiative

Eric Usher Heads the UN Environment Programme Finance...

Michael Szönyi

Michael Szönyi

Flood Resilience Program Lead, Zurich Insurance

Michael Szönyi is member of executive staff in the...

Rachel Pallett

Rachel Pallett

Steam Business Development Director, Spirax-Sarco Engineering

Rachel Pallett
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Chang Ken Lee

Chang Ken Lee

President and Manager, Cathay Financial Holdings

Mr. Chang-Ken Lee is the President of Cathay...

Barbara Buchner

Barbara Buchner

Global Managing
Director,
Climate Policy Initiative

Dr. Barbara Buchner is Global Managing Director of Climate Policy...

John Mulligan

John Mulligan

Director Climate Policy, World Gold Council

John is Director of Market Relations and Climate Change...

Heidi Finskas

Heidi Finskas

Vice President Corporate
Responsibility, KLP

Heidi Finskas is Vice President for Corporate Responsibility at KLP...

Peter Damgaard Jensen

Peter Damgaard Jensen

Co-Chair, Climate Investment Coalition

Peter Damgaard Jensen is Co-Chair of the Climate...

Mr Joshua Wycliffe

Mr Joshua Wycliffe

COO
International Solar
Alliance

Mr. Joshua Wycliffe is an international executive with a demonstrated...

Matt Rogers

Matt Rogers

CEO
Mission Possible
Partnership

Matt Rogers is the CEO of the Mission Possible Partnership...

Ian de Cruz

Ian de Cruz

CEO
P4G

Ian is the Global Director of P4G. Ian leads P4G’s efforts inmobilizing...

Rev. Kirsten Spalding

Rev. Kirsten Spalding

Senior Program Director, Investor Network, Ceres

Kirsten leads the Ceres Investor Network and all investor initiatives...

Dewi Dylander

Dewi Dylander

Deputy Executive Director, Head of Sustainable Investmets
PKA

Dewi Dylander As Deputy Executive Director in charge...

Lord Jonathan Adair Turner

Lord Jonathan Adair Turner

Chairman, Energy Transitions Commission

Lord Turner chairs the Energy Transitions Commission...

Nicolette Bartlett

Nicolette Bartlett

CIO,
CDP

Nicolette Bartlett is the Chief Impact Officer at CDP. CDP is...

Prof. Dr. Stephan Krinke

Prof. Dr. Stephan Krinke

Strategy and Decarbonization, Volkswagen

Prof. Dr. Stephan Krinke is head of sustainability strategy...

Pierre Friedlingstein

Pierre Friedlingstein

Associate Professor, Research Director, Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney

Dr Sven Teske is an Associate Professor and Research...

Daouda Ndiaye

Daouda Ndiaye

OIC of Climate Change and Environment,
Islamic Development Bank

Daouda is a Senegalese national, with 8-year experience...