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As COP26 comes to a close, governments around the world have pledged to do more to limit climate catastrophe. But what role does the global finance sector play in reaching the goal of keeping global heating below 1.5℃? In this episode, Nina sits down with Mambu’s own Director of Sustainability Anna Krotova; Siobhan Cleary, Senior Specialist from the UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative; and Marianne Haahr, Executive Director of the Green Digital Finance Alliance to discuss sustainability in finance. Together, they discuss whether finance is doing enough and how tech-enabled solutions might lend a helping hand to getting us closer to net zero.
Senior Specialist, United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative
Siobhan is focusing on topics of climate change, nature and gender diversity. As an independent consultant she has been responsible for developing a finance sector engagement strategy for the Science Based Targets Network, developing an ESG disclosure guidance for a major international stock exchange, publishing a report with the SSE on derivatives exchanges and sustainability and acting as technical editor for a book on “ESG Investing for Dummies”.
Executive Director, Green Digital Finance Alliance
Marianne is the Executive Director of the Green Digital Finance Alliance, and has served on the Informal Technical Working Group to the TNFD specifically on the data workstream to feed into the scoping document of the TNFD. Marianne is serving as a judge on the G-20 and Central Bank of Italy Green Tech Sprint. Marianne has developed input papers to the G-20 Sustainable Finance Working Group and to the UN SG’s Task Force for Digital Financing of the SDG’s.
Director of Sustainability, Mambu
Anna leads the execution of Mambu’s sustainability and ESG strategy leveraging the company's unique role in creating a healthy financial system and aligning capital flows with sustainable development. She brings a multi-stakeholder perspective on sustainability that builds on her roles in international development, sustainability consulting and corporate sustainability reporting.
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