SInvEU Speaker Line-Up

 

If you are interested in sharing your expertise, experience and ideas as a speaker please contact Mustafa Chaudhry at mchaudhry@climateactionprogramme.org providing your topic suggestion for consideration.

Investors

Joël Prohin

Joël Prohin

Head of Portfolio Management
Caisse des Depots

Joël PROHIN (51) heads the portfolio management team of Caisse des Dépôts (CDC) within the Financial Investment...

Philippe Desfossés

Philippe Desfossés

Chief Executive Officer, Retraite Additionnelle de la Fonction Publique (ERAFP)
ERAFP; Vice Chair, IIGCC

ERAFP is a mandatory pension fund for French civil servants in France, with 4.5 million members and assets of...

Carine Smith Ihenacho

Carine Smith Ihenacho

Global Head Ownership Strategies
Norges Bank Investment Management

Carine Smith Ihenacho is Global Head Ownership Strategies at Norges Bank Investment Management, the manager of the...

Pierre Ducret

Pierre Ducret

Special Advisor for climate change
Caisse des Dépôts Group

Pierre Ducret is Special Advisor for climate change at Caisse des Dépôts Group and Chair of I4CE – Institute for...

Magnus Billing

Magnus Billing

CEO
Alecta

Magnus Billing is the CEO of Alecta. Alecta provides collectively agreed occupational pensions, and is owned by...

Eva Halvarsson

Eva Halvarsson

CEO
Second Swedish National Pension Fund -- AP2

Since 2006, Eva Halvarsson has acted as the CEO of the Second Swedish National Pension Fund -- AP2.  She heads up...

Olivier Rousseau

Olivier Rousseau

Executive director
FRR - Fonds de réserve pour les retraites

Olivier Rousseau is executive director at Fonds de réserve pour les retraites (FRR), France’s pension reserve...

Niklas Ekvall

Niklas Ekvall

Chief Executive Officer
Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (AP4)

Employments

2016 –

Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (AP4), CEO

2011 – 2016

Nordea, Group Treasurer

2010 –...

Elise Calais

Elise Calais

Green Bond Project Manager
Agence France Trésor

Élise Calais is Green Bonds Project Leader at Agence France Trésor. Agence France Trésor (AFT) is the department,...

Adam Matthews

Adam Matthews

Head of Engagement
Church Commissioners for England/Church of England Pensions Board

Adam is the Head of Engagement for the Church Commissioners for England and the Church of England Pensions Board...

Peter Borgdorff

Peter Borgdorff

Managing Director
Pensioenfonds Zorg en Welzijn (PFZW)

Peter Borgdorff is a seasoned executive who is widely recognised as an authority on pensions. He has spent most of...

Financial Service Providers

Jane Ambachtsheer

Jane Ambachtsheer

Partner, Chair - Responsible Investment
Mercer

Jane Ambachtsheer is a Partner and Chair of Mercer’s Global Responsible Investment Business, which she established...

Naïm Abou-Jaoudé

Naïm Abou-Jaoudé

CEO
Candriam Investors Group

NAÏM ABOU-JAOUDÉ
CEO, Candriam Investors Group
Chairman, New York Life Investment Management International

Naïm...

Wim Van Hyfte

Wim Van Hyfte

Global Head of Responsible Investments and Research
Candriam Investors Group

Wim Van Hyfte, PhD

Global Head of Responsible Investments and Research

18 years of experience/10 years with the...

Willem Schramade

Willem Schramade

Fund Manager NN (L) Global Equity Impact Opportunities
NN Investment Partners

Willem Schramade is a fund manager guided by conviction; he has been involved in Sustainable Finance for a long...

Frédéric Samama

Frédéric Samama

Co-Head Institutional Clients Coverage
Amundi

Frédéric Samama, Co-Head Institutional Clients Coverage, joined Amundi in 2009. He is the founder of the SWF...

Antoni Ballabriga

Antoni Ballabriga

Global Head of Responsible Business
BBVA

Antoni is the Global Head of Responsible Business at BBVA. He reports directly to the Board of Directors. His...

Francisco Sucre

Francisco Sucre

Regional Coordinator America & Asia, Global Gas Flaring Reduction Partnership (GGFR)
World Bank

Francisco J. Sucre is currently the Regional Coordinator for America and Asia at the Global Gas Flaring Reduction...

Mike Gibb

Mike Gibb

Head of Stewardship and Sustainable Investment
Fidelity International

Mike joined Fidelity International in January 2018 to oversee Fidelity's strategy and policies on engagement,...

Sabine Chalopin

Sabine Chalopin

ESG Manager
Denham Capital

Sabine Chalopin is the ESG Manager to Power Deal Team and is responsible for screening, managing and monitoring...

Florence Fontan

Florence Fontan

Global Head of Asset Owners
BNP Paribas Securities Services

Florence Fontan is the global head of the asset owner client line at BNP Paribas Securities Services. In this...

Jean-Guillaume Peladan

Jean-Guillaume Peladan

Head of Environmental Strategy
Sycomore Asset Management

Jean-Guillaume Péladan started as an engineer in wastewater treatment then as a strategy consultant at the Boston...

Robert Youngman

Robert Youngman

Team Leader, Green Finance and Investment, Environment Directorate
OECD

Robert Youngman is Team Leader for Green Finance and Investment in the Environment Directorate of the Organisation...

Policy Makers & Regulators

Olivier Guersent

Olivier Guersent

Director General, Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
European Commission

Olivier Guersent graduated with distinction from the “Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Bordeaux” in 1983. He joined...

Megan Richards

Megan Richards

Director of Energy Policy in DG Energy
European Commission

 

Megan Richards is Director of Energy Policy in DG Energy (ENER) of the European Commission since 1 April 2017....

Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy

Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy

Member
European Parliament

Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy was elected in 2009 and 2014 as Member of European Parliament for D66. He is member of the...

Philip Owen

Philip Owen

Head of Climate finance, mainstreaming, Montreal Protocol Unit DG Climate Action
European Commission

Mr. Philip Owen joined the European Commission in 1990 having spent 12 years in the private sector. He spent a...

Ugo Bassi

Ugo Bassi

Director of Financial Markets, DG FISMA (Financial Services DG)
European Commission

Ugo Bassi is Director of Financial Markets in the European Commission's DG FISMA (Financial services). Among other...

Non-profit Organisations

Sean Kidney

Sean Kidney

Co-Founder and CEO
Climate Bonds Initiative

Sean Kidney is the co-founder and CEO of the Climate Bonds Initiative, an investor-focused NGO based in London...

Jane Stevensen

Jane Stevensen

Taskforce Engagement Director
CDP

Jane is CDP’s Engagement Director to the TCFD - the Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures. CDP is the...

Stephanie Pfeifer

Stephanie Pfeifer

Chief Executive
IIGCC

Stephanie is the Chief Executive of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC), the collaborative...

Ted Halstead

Ted Halstead

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Climate Leadership Council

Ted Halstead is the Chairman and CEO of the Climate Leadership Council, an international policy institute founded...

Flavia Micilotta

Flavia Micilotta

Executive Director
Eurosif

Flavia Micilotta joined Eurosif as Executive Director in December 2015 from the Brussels-based Foreign Trade...

Laurent Babikian

Laurent Babikian

Director Investment Engagement, Europe
CDP

Laurent started his career in 1991 working with Bank Indosuez for 10 years. In 2000, he co-founded a start-up...

Philippe Zaouati

Philippe Zaouati

Chairman
Finance for Tomorrow

Philippe Zaouati is Chairman of Finance for Tomorrow, an initiative led by Paris EUROPLACE and the actors of the...

David Nelson

David Nelson

Executive Director
Climate Policy Initiative Energy Finance

David Nelson is Executive Director at CPI’s energy finance programme, and is based in London. CPI’s energy finance...

Anthony Hobley

Anthony Hobley

CEO
Carbon Tracker Initiative

Anthony has been Chief Executive Officer of the Carbon Tracker Initiative since February 2014. Previously he was a...

Sagarika Chatterjee

Sagarika Chatterjee

Head of Climate Policy, Associate Director
PRI

Sagarika joined the PRI in 2013. She leads the PRI’s work on investor action on climate change.

Prior to the PRI,...

Anne-Catherine Husson-Traore

Anne-Catherine Husson-Traore

CEO
Novethic

Expert on sustainable finance, she led in 2001 the development of Novethic, Website and Research Centre dedicated...

UN

Eric Usher

Eric Usher

Head
UNEP Finance Initiative

Eric Usher brings twenty five years experience in the sustainable energy and finance sectors, including an...

Remco Fischer

Remco Fischer

Programme Officer, Climate Change
UNEP Finance Initiative

Remco joined the Finance Initiative of the United Nations Environment Progranmme (UNEP FI) in 2007 and is...