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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