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GRI Global Committee: ESG & Responsible Infrastructure
THE CONCEPT  |  
GLOBAL 
COMMITTEES

GRI Club's Global Committees set the professional standard for peer-to-peer knowledge sharing in order to identify new trends, capitalise on growth opportunities and aid deal flow discovery worldwide.

Curated purely by members, spanning 80+ countries, and across all asset classes, this global committee meets once per month via video calling to share the current sentiment, investment appetite and debate where the market is going.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Thursday, 16th June
14:00 - 15:00 | British Summer Time (GMT+1)
INFRASTRUCTURE
 

MEMBERS OF THE COMMITEE

André De Angelo
André De Angelo
Country Director, Brazil
ACCIONA
André De Angelo
http://www.acciona.com.br/
São Paulo | SP | Brazil
ACCIONA is a leader in providing sustainable solutions for infrastructure and renewable energy projects across the world. Its offer covers the whole value chain, from design and construction to operation and maintenance. With a presence in more than 30 countries, the Group develops its business activities based on the desire to contribute to economic and social development in the communities in which it operates. ACCIONA executes its sustainability strategy through a Sustainability Master Plan, a road map containing all the initiatives of the Company in this field. The aim of ACCIONA is to lead the transition towards a low-carbon economy, bringing quality criteria and innovation processes to all projects in order to optimize the efficient use of resources and respect the environment, with the ambition and determination to become a carbon-neutral company from 2016 onwards. This commitment has been ratified by the inclusion of ACCIONA in the world’s top sustainability indexes.
Antonio Cueto
Antonio Cueto
CEO
LA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Bianca Taylor
Bianca Taylor
Partner
Tourmaline Group
Carla Chizmar
Carla Chizmar
Head of Environment, Social and Governance
CIFI
Carla Chizmar
http://www.cifi.com/
Panama
Non-bank financial institution, provides advice and financing for infrastructure and energy projects in Latin America and the Caribbean.
César Ramírez
César Ramírez
Head Portfolio Manager
Unión para la Infraestructura
César Ramírez
http://
Lima | Peru
Credicorp is Peru’s largest financial holding company. Through its subsidiaries, Credicorp provides commercial banking, microlending, insurance, pension fund management and financial advisory services at an international level.
Csilla Kohalmi-Monfils
Csilla Kohalmi-Monfils
Innovation Director
Engie
Csilla Kohalmi-Monfils
https://www.engie.com/
https://www.engie.com/
+33 1 44 22 00 00
Paris La Defense | France
Our group is a global reference in low-carbon energy and services. Our purpose is to accelerate the transition towards a carbon-neutral world, through reduced energy consumption and more environmentally-friendly solutions, reconciling economic performance with a positive impact on people and the planet. We rely on our key businesses (gas, renewable energy, services) to offer competitive solutions to our customers.
Deniz Baharoglu
Deniz Baharoglu
Manager, Environment, Social and Governance Sustainability
IFC
Deniz Baharoglu
http://www.ifc.org
http://www.ifc.org
+1 202 473-1000
Washington | DC | USA
Multilateral global development institution focused exclusively on supporting private sector development in developing markets.
Gema Garrido
Gema Garrido
Global Head of ESG
IG4 Capital
Gema Garrido
https://ig4capital.com/
Madrid | Madrid | Spain
By integrating ESG into our core investment and engagement processes of turning around companies under special situations, we are able to generate long-term financial returns with impactful environmental, social and governance benefits. We unlock financial value in private equity, private investments in public equities - PIPE and private credit opportunities through active ownership and engagement, identifying, managing and improving the ESG credentials of our portfolio companies, creating value and positive impacts for stakeholders.
Kuljit Singh
Kuljit Singh
Partner, Transaction Advisory Services
EY
Kuljit Singh
https://www.ey.com/en_in
https://www.ey.com/en_in
+ 91 22 61920000
Mumbai | India
EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.
Laura Correa
Laura Correa
Sustainability Director
Odinsa
Laura Correa
http://www.odinsa.com/es
Bogotá | Colombia
Odinsa, a Colombian company, a subsidiary of Grupo Argos, is an organization dedicated to the structuring, management and development of infrastructure projects for highway and airport concessions.
Luíza Vasconcellos
Luíza Vasconcellos
Investment Banking VP - Debt Capital Market
Itaú BBA USA Securities
Luíza Vasconcellos
http://itauinstitutionalclients.com/
New York | NY | USA
Itaú BBA is Latin America’s largest Corporate & Investment Bank and is part of the Itaú Unibanco group, one of the world’s largest financial conglomerates. We are a recognized benchmark for financial services. We bring together the strength of a major group with the flexibility of an investment bank. We are committed to our clients' results and development in the countries where we operate.
María José Cortés Loreto
María José Cortés Loreto
Head of ESG & HS
Atlas Renewable Energy
María José Cortés Loreto
http://atlasrenewableenergy.com/
Miami, | FL | USA
Atlas Renewable Energy is an Actis portfolio company focused on the development, execution and operation of renewable energy projects across Latin America.
Marina Anselmo Schneider
Marina Anselmo Schneider
Partner
Mattos Filho Advogados
Marina Anselmo Schneider
http://www.mattosfilho.com.br
São Paulo | SP | Brazil
Mattos Filho is a market leader for legal services in Brazil. The firm provides clients with top-notch services in various areas in a coordinated and integrated manner. It allocates the best available resources to meet clients’ specific demands, working in multidisciplinary teams whenever necessary. This work dynamic allows the firm to deliver tailor-made solutions to clients and enhance its understanding of their businesses. The firm is an ever-growing and innovative institution that is strengthened by investing in its relationships with its clients and its culture. Mattos Filho’s clients include domestic and foreign corporations, financial institutions, investors, multilateral agencies, investment funds, pension funds, insurers and reinsurers and non-proft organizations. The firm is headquartered in São Paulo and has offices in Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia, New York and London.
Markus Lehmann
Markus Lehmann
President
Navigatio Capital
Markus Lehmann
https://www.navigatio360.net/
Canada
 Investments in New Energy & Agribusiness
Mauro Battisti
Mauro Battisti
Global Co-Head of Energy & Renewables
BNP Paribas
Mauro Battisti
http://www.bnpparibas.com.br/
São Paulo | SP | Brazil
Leading group in banking and financial services in Europe, it is divided into three business areas: Asset Management, Corporate and Institutional Banking and Asset Management.
Mike Lada
Mike Lada
VP
StepStone Group
Mike Lada
http://www.stepstoneglobal.com/
London | United Kingdom
StepStone is a global private markets specialist overseeing over US$105 billion of private capital allocations, including approximately US$29 billion of assets under management. The Firm creates customized portfolios for many of the world’s most sophisticated investors using a highly disciplined, research-focused approach that prudently integrates primaries, secondaries, and co-investments.
Paula Guerra
Paula Guerra
Vicepresidente de Asuntos Corporativos y Estrategia
ETB - Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogotá
Paula Guerra
http://www.etb.com.co
http://www.etb.com.co
57 1 8000 112 170
Bogotá | Colombia
Raakhee Kulkarni
Raakhee Kulkarni
Senior Vice President & Head - ESG
GEF Capital Partners
Raakhee Kulkarni
https://gefcapital.com
https://gefcapital.com
+91 97 6994 5572
Mumbai | Maharashtra | India
GEF Capital Partners was formed in March 2018 following the completion of a collaborative spinout from Global Environment Fund, an early pioneer in global sustainability and environmental investing.
Sabine Chalopin
Sabine Chalopin
ESG & Impact Director
Denham Capital Management LP
Sabine Chalopin
http://www.denhamcapital.com
London | United Kingdom
Since its founding in 2004, Denham Capital has raised eleven institutional funds totaling over $9bn in committed capital. We invest in three energy and resources sub-sectors: Energy Resources, Mining and Sustainable Infrastructure. Denham sponsors entrepreneurs with the financial and other resources they need to create successful energy and resources businesses. Specifically, we are seeking to establish long term partnerships with entrepreneurs and companies who share our vision for growth and value creation. Our investment staff has extensive energy and resources investment experience, including technical experience as engineers, operators, and business owners.
Thatyanne Gasparotto
Thatyanne Gasparotto
Director, Green & Sustainable Financing Solutions - Americas
Natixis - USA
Vanessa Silveyra
Vanessa Silveyra
Global Director of Sustainability and User Service
Aleatica México
Vanessa Silveyra
http://www.aleatica.com
http://www.aleatica.com
+52 55 5255 5250
Ciudad de México | CMX | Mexico
Viviana Coelho
Viviana Coelho
Gerente Executiva de Emissões e Mudança de Clima
Petrobras
Viviana Coelho
http://www.petrobras.com.br/
Rio De Janeiro | Brazil
We are a publicly-held company operating on an integrated basis and specializing in the oil, natural gas and energy industry. We are present in the exploration and production, refining, marketing, transportation, petrochemicals, oil product distribution, natural gas, electricity, chemical-gas and biofuel segments.
André De Angelo
André De Angelo
Country Director, BrazilACCIONA
Brazil
Country Director of ACCIONA Infraestructuras in Brazil, he is a Civil Engineer with an MBA in Business and Commercial Management. He began his career as a Construction Engineer at Andrade Gutierrez, where he worked for 17 years and was the Director of the Latin America Market, responding to the commercial and operational management of the company's projects in Argentina, Venezuela, Peru, among others. He also worked for 2 years as Executive Director for the Southern Cone region at Pentech, a multinational company of EPCenergy and industrial projects. At ACCIONA,with his strategic vision and experience in contract management, he is responsible for developing business in the areas of construction, concessions, industrial, water and services.
Antonio Cueto
Antonio Cueto
CEOLA FONCIERE NUMÉRIQUE
Peru
Carla Chizmar
Carla Chizmar
Head of Environment, Social and GovernanceCIFI
Panama
César Ramírez
César Ramírez
Head Portfolio ManagerUnión para la Infraestructura
Peru
César Ramirez holds a MBA at the Kellog School of Management, MPA at the Kennedy School of Government Harvard. Has more than 20 years experience in investments. Former Managing Director of Petroperú, before starting in Credicorp worked as managing director at Trafigura Colombia, ING Funds, was Vice-president at AIC International Investments and held the position of investments specialist at IFC.
Csilla Kohalmi-Monfils
Csilla Kohalmi-Monfils
Innovation DirectorEngie
France
25 years strategic, operational and managerial experience in both industry and consulting. Track record delivering results across borders and across industries in the areas of new business development, joint ventures & alliances, change management, post merger integration and strategy implementation. Fast adapter, successful at leveraging broad industry experience to formulate creative and innovative business strategies. Proven ability working with senior executives, government & non-government agencies, clients, contractors and staff. Fluent in English, Spanish, French and Hungarian, conversant in German Specialties: business development, strategy formulation, strategy implementation, project management, change management.
Deniz Baharoglu
Deniz Baharoglu
Manager, Environment, Social and Governance SustainabilityIFC
USA
Gema Garrido
Gema Garrido
Global Head of ESGIG4 Capital
Spain
Kuljit Singh
Kuljit Singh
Partner, Transaction Advisory ServicesEY
India
Kuljit is a Partner & Head of EY India Infrastructure Investment Banking team Kuljit joined Ernst & Young in 2001 and is based out of New Delhi Office in India. Prior to joining EY, Kuljit had worked for around 7 years in SBI Capital Markets and was responsible for debt appraisals, debt and equity raises and advisory in infrastructure. Educational Background includes B.Com (Honours), University of Delhi (1992) and Master Finance & Control, University of Delhi (1994). He attended two weeks training programme in Harvard University on International Privatisation Experience in Infrastructure Projects.
Laura Correa
Laura Correa
Sustainability DirectorOdinsa
Colombia
Luíza Vasconcellos
Luíza Vasconcellos
Investment Banking VP - Debt Capital MarketItaú BBA USA Securities
USA
Formada em direito e administração pela Fundação Getúlio Vargas. MBA em negócios pela Harvard Business School (Class of 2018). Atua na área de renda fixa do IBBA desde 2012, e mais recentemente está liderando os esforços ESG na frente de negócios para o Banco de Atacado. Atuou na estruturação de mais de BRL 10 bilhões em operações ESG entre 2020 e 2021, atuando em operações inovadoras para empresas como Rumo, Movida, TIM, entre outras e na primeira emissão sustainability-linked feita no Brasil (ao Grupo Boticário).
María José Cortés Loreto
María José Cortés Loreto
Head of ESG & HSAtlas Renewable Energy
USA
María José is the Head of ESG For Atlas Renewable Energy. She leads the Environmental & Social Governance aspects of Atlas’s projects across Latin America, as well as the approach to responsible investment. She recently worked for Engie Mexico, leading and supervising compliance with IFC Performance Standards and Equator Principles for their Renewable Generation portfolio and Oil & Gas assets. In her previous role, she oversaw the design and implementation of both the Stakeholder Engagement and Social Impact Investment strategies for an 854 km natural gas pipeline owned by a PEMEX Holding (Mexican state-owned petroleum company). María holds a Sociology degree from the National Autonomous University of Mexico.
Marina Anselmo Schneider
Marina Anselmo Schneider
PartnerMattos Filho Advogados
Brazil
Partner at Mattos Filho Advogados, a leading full service law firm in Brazil. Professional practice focuses primarily on the representation of developers, private equity firms, infrastructure players and financial institutions in a wide range of water and sanitation, logistics (including airports, roads, railways and ports), urban mobility and renewable energy and other infrastructure-related projects in Brazil. Particular expertise in representing investors focusing on financing, project development and M&A activities in the infrastructure and energy sectors. Experience in concessions and public-private partnerships.
Markus Lehmann
Markus Lehmann
PresidentNavigatio Capital
Canada
Mauro Battisti
Mauro Battisti
Global Co-Head of Energy & RenewablesBNP Paribas
Brazil
Mauro has more than 22 years of experience in the Power & Utilities and O&G sectors, having completed more than 160 transactions in M&A, Project Finance and ECM in LatAm and Europe. Prior to joining BNP Paribas, he worked for 7 years and a half on BTG Pactual's Investment Banking. He also worked in London for Dresdner Kleinwort and HSBC Investment Bank, always focused on covering the energy chain. He began his career at Itaú BBA, at the Project Finance team for the energy segment. He holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of São Paulo (FEA-USP), MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Masters in International Studies from the same University, with emphasis on finance, public and energy policies.
Paula Guerra
Paula Guerra
Vicepresidente de Asuntos Corporativos y EstrategiaETB - Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogotá
Colombia
Raakhee Kulkarni
Raakhee Kulkarni
Senior Vice President & Head - ESGGEF Capital Partners
India
Raakhee Kulkarni is currently working as Vice President & Head – Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) at GEF Capital Partners and is based in Mumbai. Prior to GEF, she was employed with ERM India for a span of 13 years and was leading the Transaction Services Practice. Raakhee has close to 20 years of combined experience largely within the consulting sphere and for the past two years in the private equity industry. Her experience involves projects in the sustainability domain covering environmental, health and safety. Her core competencies include transaction associated due diligence, liability assessment, compliance auditing and environmental risk assessment.
Sabine Chalopin
Sabine Chalopin
ESG & Impact DirectorDenham Capital Management LP
United Kingdom
Thatyanne Gasparotto
Thatyanne Gasparotto
Director, Green & Sustainable Financing Solutions - AmericasNatixis - USA
Brazil
Vanessa Silveyra
Vanessa Silveyra
Global Director of Sustainability and User ServiceAleatica México
Mexico
Viviana Coelho
Viviana Coelho
Gerente Executiva de Emissões e Mudança de ClimaPetrobras
Brazil
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