About us

Who we are at the Integrity Council for Voluntary Carbon Markets

Our Governing Board

The board consists of 22 Board Members with representation across all the key stakeholder groups including experts in carbon market technologies, sustainable finance, eNGOs, UNFCCC process expertise, regulatory affairs, the corporate sector, science and academia, local communities and indigenous people.

Annette L. Nazareth, Co-Chair

Former SEC Commissioner, Senior Counsel, Davis Polk and Wardwell

Hugh Sealy, Co-Chair 

Former Chair of the Clean Development Mechanism Executive Board

Giulia Carbone

Director, Natural Climate Solutions Alliance, WBCSD 

Sonja Gibbs

Managing Director and Head of Sustainable Finance, IIF

Doris Honold

Board Member, Climate Bonds

Michael Hugman

Board Member, Climate Bonds Director, Climate Finance, Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF)

Ma Jun

Board Member, Institute of Finance and Sustainability

Mark Kenber

CEO, Climate Advisers UK Managing Director, Orbitas 

Farrukh Khan

Chef de Cabinet, United Nations

Kelley Kizzier

Vice President for Global Climate, Environmental Defense Fund

Dee Lawrence 

Director and Co-Founder, High Tide Foundation

Kavita Prakash-Mani

CEO, Mandai Nature

Agustin Silvani

SVP, Conservation Finance, Conservation International

Rod Taylor

Global Director of the Forests Program, WRI 

Carl Wesselink

Director, SouthSouthNorth

Our Executive Secretariat

The Integrity Council is supported by a Secretariat made up of four leading climate, finance, and standards NGOs: the Green Finance Institute, the British Standards Institution (BSI), the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), and the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES).

Our Founding Sponsors