Innovative Financing for Sustainability: Green Bonds and Loans


On Tuesday, February 25th, professionals in the sustainability and finance sectors gathered at Baker McKenzie near Bryant Park to hear panelists insights on innovative financing methods with social and environmental impacts. We were pleased to welcome Keynote speaker Vincent Jechoux, Chief of the Development Unit of the French Permanent Mission to the United Nations. 

The panel was moderated by Ariel Mayerstein- SVP of Sustainability & ESG at Citi who led discussion between Divya Bendre- Vice President of Sustainable Finance in the Americas HSBC, Sean Barr- Senior Account Executive- Global Sustainable Finance at Ecovadis, Anne Van Riel- Head of Sustainable Finance Americas at ING, Manju Seal- Head of Sustainable Finance, Advisory, Capital Markets at Bank of Montreal BMO and Hervé Duteil- Chief Sustainability Officer at BNP Paribas.

Many thanks to our host Baker McKenzie, our Delicious Partners Alhambra Lifestyle, Meska SweetsThree PigsRyan Brown Catering and beverage partners Les Crus Bourgeois and Sud de France.