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Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim

Hindou Oumarou IbrahimPresident of the Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of ChadBiographyEnvironmental activist and member of Chad’s pastoralist Mbororo community, Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim began advocating for Indigenous rights and environmental protection at...

Renée González Montagut

Renée González MontagutFondo Mexicano para la Conservación de la NaturalezaBiographyRenée González Montagut obtained her B.S. degree in 1990 from Occidental College with a major in Biology (Cum laude) and a full scholarship. After conducting research in Panama, Costa...

Blas L. Pérez Henríquez

Blas L. Pérez HenríquezSenior Research ScholarStanford UniversityBiographyDr. Blas L. Pérez Henríquez is a Senior Research Scholar at the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University and leads the Stanford Mexico Clean Economy 2050 program. He founded and...

Dame Clara Furse

Clara FurseLondon Stock Exchange and HSBCBiographyIn March 2021 Clara Furse became Chairman of the UK Voluntary Carbon Markets Forum, establishing a group that aims to operationalise a global, high integrity market for voluntary carbon credits; an essential component...

Tim Adams

Tim AdamsPresident and CEOInstitute of International FinanceBiographyTim Adams currently serves as President and CEO of the Institute of International Finance (IIF) since January 2013. Prior to joining the IIF, Mr. Adams was Managing Director of The Lindsey Group, an...

Paula DiPerna

Paula DiPernaSpecial AdvisorCDPBiographyMs. Paula DiPerna is Special Advisor to CDP North America. She is a pioneer of strategic global environmental and philanthropic policy, and a widely published author and commentator on contemporary issues. As a leader in the...

Michael Jenkins

Michael JenkinsPresident and CEOForest TrendsBiographyMr. Michael Jenkins is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Forest Trends. For more than a decade, Mr. Jenkins has worked as a tropical forester in Haiti, Paraguay and Brazil where he witnessed first-hand...

Lord Nicholas Stern

Nicholas SternChair of the Grantham Research InstituteLondon School of EconomicsBiographyLord Nicholas Stern has been Chair of the Grantham Research Institute since it was founded in 2008. Lord Stern is also the IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government, Chairman...

Lian Pin Koh

Lian Pin KohKITHCT Chair Professor of ConservationUniversity of SingaporeBiographyProf. Lian Pin Koh is the Vice Dean of Research in the Faculty of Science, and Director of the Centre for Nature-based Climate Solutions and the Tropical Marine Science Institute at the...

Leonardo Lacerda

Leonardo LacerdaManaging Director Climate Change TeamThe Nature ConservancyBiographyLeonardo Lacerda is TNC’s Global Managing Director for Climate Change, where he oversees the organization’s work to advance climate change solutions in mitigation, adaptation, and...

Laurent Segalen

Laurent SegalenManaging PartnerMegawatt-XBiographyLaurent Segalen is a franco-british clean energy investment banker. He is the founder of Megawatt-X, the London-based Energy transition meta-platform that listed more than 15GW of Wind and Solar transactions last...

Jon Creyts

Jon CreytsChief Program OfficerRMIBiographyDr. Jon Creyts is the Chief Program Officer of RMI (formerly Rocky Mountain Institute), where he manages the strategy and execution of RMI’s global research and collaboration activities. He is an internationally recognized...

Emilio Sempris

Emilio Sempris Former Minister of EnvironmentGovernment of Panama  BiographyMr. Emilio Sempris is the former Minister of Environment for the Government of Panama. He has over 20 years of experience in climate change, water resources management, environmental...

Dilhan Pillay Sandrasegara

Dilhan Pillay SandrasegaraCEOTemasekBiographyMr. Dilhan Pillay was appointed Executive Director and CEO of Temasek Holdings in 2021 and is concurrently the CEO of Temasek International, a position he has held since 2019. Mr. Pillay has held various leadership roles in...

Cynthia Cummis 

Cynthia Cummis Director of Private Sector Climate Mitigation World Resources Institute and SBTi BiographyMs. Cynthia Cummis is the Director of Private Sector Climate Mitigation in WRI's Business Centre. In this role she leads the institute’s work with businesses to...

Bill Winters

Bill WintersCEOStandard Chartered PLCBiographyBill Winters is the Group Chief Executive of Standard Chartered PLC (since Jun ‘15). Standard Chartered is a UK headquartered, emerging markets focussed bank, with a presence in 59 markets across Asia, Africa and the...

Alberto G. Musalem

Alberto G. MusalemCEOEvince Asset Management LPBiographyMr. Alberto G. Musalem is Chief Executive Officer and a founder of Evince Asset Management. Mr. Musalem was also elected to the Board of Directors of Freddie Mac in 2021. Previously, he served as Executive Vice...

Ailun Yang

Ailun YangEnvironmental Program Manager Bloomberg Philanthropies BiographyMs. Ailun Yang manages the international initiatives of the Environment Program at Bloomberg Philanthropies, with a focus on energy transition, air pollution and sustainable finance. With over...