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GRI Global Airports Committee Inaugural Meeting

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Thursday, 14th October
15:00 - 16:00 | British Summer Time (GMT+1)
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The GRI Global Airports Committee is composed of members from the infrastructure sector, in leadership positions with an invested interest in airports infrastructure, modernization and investments. 

At this inaugural meeting, the members will jointly define goals for the committee’s journey.

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Amit Rikhy
Amit Rikhy
Carlyle Airport Group
Balint Szentivanyi
Balint Szentivanyi
Fraport
Behnad Zandi
Behnad Zandi
Adani Airport
Céline Billant
Céline Billant
CDPQ
David-Olivier Tarac
David-Olivier Tarac
Groupe ADP
Deborah Flint
Deborah Flint
Toronto Pearson International Airport
Ezequiel Barrenechea
Ezequiel Barrenechea
Corporación América
Gherardo Baruffa
Gherardo Baruffa
Credit Agricole CIB
Mar Beltran
Mar Beltran
Globalvia
Marcelo Bisordi
Marcelo Bisordi
Socicam
Ralf Gaffal
Ralf Gaffal
Munich Airport International
Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge
Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge
Louis Lambert International Airport
Sidharath Kapur
Sidharath Kapur
Sidharath Kapur
Stewart Steeves
Stewart Steeves
LaGuardia Gateway Partners LLC
Amit Rikhy
Amit Rikhy
President & CEOCarlyle Airport Group
USA
Founding Chief Executive of Carlyle Airport Group (CAG), The Carlyle Group’s global airport development and investment platform. Airport investment and management career spans over 25 years, including involvement in more than 50 airport P3 transactions globally. Former President and CEO of CCR USA. Before that, founder and CEO of Sigma Infrastructure Partners and SVP at Airports Worldwide. Experience also includes leading airport transactions in the United States and globally for Vantage Airport Group and Airport Group International. Directly involved in key US P3 airport transactions, as well as airport privatizations in Europe, the Americas and Caribbean, and Australasia.
Balint Szentivanyi
Balint Szentivanyi
Senior VP Global Investment & ManagementFraport
Germany
Over 12 years experience at leading companies and investment banks including Zurich Airport, Lehman Brothers and Barclays Capital. Advised Board of Directors and Executives and also acted as the principal investor in mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity capital raisings and private equity transactions. Extensive international experience including in Brazil, South America, the UK, Western Europe, C&EE, Asia, Russia and the Middle East.
Behnad Zandi
Behnad Zandi
CEOAdani Airport
India
For more than 30 years, Ben Zandi has been a driving force behind business turnarounds, mergers and acquisitions, commercial expansion and industry reinvention. Mr. Zandi takes an active role in re-imaging airport travel with pioneering technologies, retail concepts and new levels of customer experience. Ben has been on the leading edge of brand redevelopment, growth, and scalability in performance management. Ben was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Fraport USA, the North American division of Fraport Group, where the operations extended from Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and Baltimore‐Washington to JetBlue’s Terminal 5 at JFK and the new $1.2 billion Nashville International Airport.
Céline Billant
Céline Billant
Senior Director - Infrastructure Invest.CDPQ
France
Céline Billant joined CDPQ in 2019. As part of the Infrastructure team, she plays an active role in the development and management of CDPQ’s infrastructure investments in Europe. Ms. Billant has more than 15 years of experience in finance and infrastructure investment, with a strong emphasis on concessions and PPPs, especially in transportation.
David-Olivier Tarac
David-Olivier Tarac
Managing Director, AmericasGroupe ADP
USA
David-Olivier Tarac has been working for more than 17 years in the infrastructure sector. He had successively positions at PWC Corporate Finance, at the French State Public Holdings Agency in charge of airports, at the Boston Consulting Group. He joined Groupe ADP 10 years ago successively as Director of Financial Operations and Investments, deputy CEO of TAV airports and was appointed recently as the managing director of ADP International Americas.
Deborah Flint
Deborah Flint
Toronto Pearson International Airport
Canada
Ezequiel Barrenechea
Ezequiel Barrenechea
DirectorCorporación América
Argentina
-ACI-LAC Executive Vice President
-Corporación América Regional Manager.
-Executive President of ECOGAL (Aeropuertos Ecológicos de Galápagos S. A.)
-Vice President of TAGSA(Guayaquil)
-Vice President of Aeropuertos Andinos del Peru S.A.,
Gherardo Baruffa
Gherardo Baruffa
Managing Director - Airport GroupCredit Agricole CIB
France
Since 2000, Gherardo is responsible for the sector coverage of all airports and airlines related businesses on a worldwide basis for the bank. He has been involved in many airport deals encompassing Equity & Debt Capital Market, M&A, Debt & Rating Advisory. In terms of major financing, Gherardo participated and closed most of the landmark transaction in the airport sector over the last 15 years. Gherardo has built a strong expertise and good relationship with the major airport operators, Infrastructure and Pension/Sovereign funds having a keen interest in the airport sector. He holds a Commercial Engineering degree from the Université Libre de Bruxelles.
Mar Beltran
Mar Beltran
Non Executive Board DirectorGlobalvia
Spain
Mar Beltran is a Director of the Board of Globalvia and Member of the Climate Infrastructure Partnership Forum. A non executive director and a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors with extensive experience in public and private infrastructure boards. A regular member of the Remunerations and Audit and Risk Committees of the Board, I have worked for over a decade in both Europe and the Asia Pacific. With experience in international policy for both the public and private sectors and have extensive investment experience across equity and debt. Degree in Aeronautical Engineering in Madrid and Executive MBA at Australia Graduate School of Management (AGSM).
Marcelo Bisordi
Marcelo Bisordi
Head - AirportsSocicam
Brazil
Marcelo is Director of the Airports Division of the Socicam Group. Since September 2018 is responsible by the management of the Group's airports. Graduated Civil Engineer from Mackenzie Presbyterian University. MBA in Administration, Economics and Marketing by the Getúlio Vargas Foundation, in São Paulo. Marcelo worked in the Operations area at Gafisa before 1986, when he joined the Camargo Corrêa Group. Acted in structuring business as the Parking Concessionaire Congonhas, the first concession in the airport area, Nova Dutra and Rio Niterói Bridge, the creation of the Companhia de Concessões Rodovias (CCR) in 1997 and the Belo Monte Power Plant, as an advisor to the Power plant.
Ralf Gaffal
Ralf Gaffal
Managing DirectorMunich Airport International
Germany
Ralf is leading Munich Airport’s International Business since 2010 and created Munich Airport International in 2017 which he leads as Managing Director. He has been working in the aviation sector since more than 16 years with vast experience in airport planning, operations and management. Ralf successfully expanded Munich Airport’s international activities from consulting to management and investments. He developed a group of companies with more than 100 aviation experts supporting governments, airport operators or infra investors with advisory. He is chairman of the Board of various companies and member of the core leadership of FMG, the operator company of Munich Airport, the only 5-star airport in Europe and Top 5 Airport in the World.
Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge
Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge
DirectorLouis Lambert International Airport
USA
Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge has been the Director of St. Louis Lambert International Airport since January 2010. She is also Chairwoman of the 17-member St. Louis Airport Commission. She is also Chairwoman of the 17-member St. Louis Airport Commission. Prior to STL, Ms. Hamm-Niebruegge logged over 25 years in aviation management positions with American Airlines, Trans World Airlines (TWA) and Ozark Air Lines; a majority of her career has been based in St. Louis, Missouri. She’s the current Chairperson of the Board of Christian Hospital; former Chairperson of the Advisory Board of John Cook School of Business at Saint Louis University; and past President of the Board of Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis.
Sidharath Kapur
Sidharath Kapur
Infrastructure | Airports | PPP| Renewables | AdvisorySidharath Kapur
India
Sidharath has leadership experience of over 32 years in infrastructure and financial services covering airports, renewable energy, real estate, oil and gas and investment banking. Sidharath spent the last decade in the airport sector and brings deep insight of the airport business and strategy. He was Executive Director at GMR Airports and was key in the expansion and value creation at GMR group's airport business. As part of his role he was responsible for successful bids of airports of Male, Crete, Cebu, Goa and Nagpur. He was also CEO-Airports with the Adani Group, leading the group's new airport business forward including setting up the initial team. More recently he lead as CEO of Acme Solar - a large Indian renewable energy company.
Stewart Steeves
Stewart Steeves
CEOLaGuardia Gateway Partners LLC
USA
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