Brazil Green Finance Forum – Private Sector Investment Opportunities

15 November 2023

The Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain, in conjunction with the Embassy of Brazil in London, recently hosted an event on "Green Finance: financing the energy transition in Brazil". 

The event was a great success, and many additional questions were raised by the attendees concerning all aspects of Green/Sustainable/ESG finance and investments in Brazil; so much so our Financial Services Committee decided to provide a follow up event on November 14th 2023.

The event will take place at 2.30pm at the offices of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, and the title of the event is to be "Brazil Green Finance Forum – Private Sector Investment Opportunities". 

The event will comprise of three panels, made up of a 15 minute presentation of each panellist, followed some moderated questions.

There will be a networking event post the presentations. 

The presentations will cover the following areas:

Panel 1: Green Bonds - Brazilian Sovereign Sustainable Bond Framework and the Brazilian Green Bonds Marketplace 


lfredo Mordezki – Director, Latin American Fixed Income - Santander Asset Management 

Graham Stock – Managing Director, Senior Sovereign Strategist, EM - RBC BlueBay Asset Management 

Moderator: Duncan Grieve, Special Counsel, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Panel 2: FDI and Renewables - FDI opportunities and challenges in transition projects / clean and renewable energy 


Alexis Koumoudos – Chief Investment Officer – VEF 

Henrique Vasconcellos -  Head of Sustainable Business - Banco do Brasil 

Jorge dos Santos - Specialist in Renewables - Banco do Brasil

Moderator: Alex Pallin - Bradesco

Panel 3: Carbon Credits, Climate Targets and financing costs - The evolving carbon credits marketplace and interface with nature/ biodiversity protection initiatives, Amazon fund etc.


Adam Patterson – Redirection International

Marcelo de Campos - Specialist in Carbon Credits - Banco do Brasil

Mariana Sang – Sustainability & Impact Investing - BTG Pactual 

Pedro Soares – Carbon Portfolio Manager - Hartree Partners 

Moderator: Simon Davies, Head of the Financial Services Committee of the Brazilian Chamber

Event organised by the Financial Services Committee of the Brazilian Chamber.

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