On Tuesday, April 5, 2022, Standard Chartered hosted a virtual panel discussion focused on a ‘just transition’ to net zero, one of the most challenging parts of the climate agenda.
The panel discussion was moderated by GlobeScan CEO, Chris Coulter, who welcomed a set of remarkable thought leaders to discuss what a responsible and inclusive transition to net zero looks like, the key challenges and opportunities and how can we accelerate this especially in emerging markets. The panel of sustainable finance experts included:
- Peter Cashion, Chief Investment Officer & Global Head of Climate Finance Financial Institutions Group, International Finance Corporation
- Jules Kortenhorst, Chief Executive Officer, Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI)
- Sanna Markkanen, Research Programme Lead and Senior Analyst, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL)
- Lina Osman, Head of Sustainable Finance West, Standard Chartered