Guernsey is set to host an array of international speakers for its first Sustainable Finance Week in June.
Sustainable Finance Week will bring together sustainable finance specialists, private wealth and family office professionals, advisers and private investors from Europe, Switzerland, Hong Kong and Guernsey, for an online event from 9-11 June, looking at financing sustainability through private wealth and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on climate finance.
Dr Andy Sloan, chair of Guernsey Green Finance, said: “Guernsey’s Sustainable Finance Week has a specific and perhaps unique focus – how to best leverage private wealth and capital to address the issue of climate change and the sustainability agenda.”
The event would have been held in Guernsey but had to move online because of travel restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Dr Sloan said that the online format would hopefully engage interested audiences from across the world.
Among the speakers lined up are:
- Ben Caldecot...