A useful learning and networking opportunity for anyone interested in climate finance: the Role of sustainable finance in the low carbon transition free webinar on August 18.
This event is organized by Work On Climate (www.workonclimate.org) but open to all.
Speaker: Kajetan Czyz https://www.linkedin.com/in/kajetan-czyz-436807a/
Event host: Eugene Kirpichov
The session will start with background on how the sustainable finance ecosystem is structured, who are the main players and what are the main forces at work. It will explore the main theories of change within the sustainable finance market and how are they playing themselves out currently. We will explore the main types of roles and typical career paths within the industry.
Kajetan Czyż is a Senior Income ESG Specialist at Baillie Gifford where he builds sustainability solutions across the multi-asset and income strategies. Previously as Programme Director, Sustainable Finance at the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL), he led private sector research and engagement across banking, insurance and investment. A contributor to EU High Level Expert Group, UK Green Finance Task Force and ISO sustainable finance standards. Before CISL, he headed work on green securitisation with the UN, developed green bond markets in India and Brazil, and led on green infrastructure at the Climate Bonds Initiative. From 2013 at BMO GAM he worked on the energy transition and represented the EU investment industry at the Paris Climate Summit.
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