CGC International Advisory Board

The Coalition for Green Capital’s International Advisory Board supports, informs and helps shape CGC’s International Program and our efforts to develop national and local Green Banks and Green Finance Institutions as a systemic component of the climate finance architecture in developing countries.

Christopher Knowles (Chair) – Independent advisor on climate & environmental finance (formerly with European Investment Bank – retired)

Jiwoo Choi – Dubai Green Fund, Chief Risk Officer




Lynn Tabernacki – Former Head of Global Energy OPIC




Hubert Ruzibiza – Rwanda Green Fund (FONERWA), CEO



Naeeda Crishna Morgado – Independent Green / Development Finance Expert



Paul Bodnar – Rocky Mountain Institute, Managing Director, Global Climate Finance





Vibhuti Jain – Power Africa, Head of Financial Solutions (South Africa)



Grant Kirkman – UN Climate Change, Team Lead Climate Finance



Ken Marks – KRM Energy Advisors, President, former Managing Director at Morgan Stanley and HSBC




Damien Navizet – Agence Française de Développement (AFD), Head of the Climate Division











Maria Netto – Inter-American Development Bank, Financial Institutions Lead Specialist



Ricardo (Rick) Nogueira – Independent Climate Finance Expert




Gregor Paterson-Jones – Independent Green Finance and Banking Advisor World Bank, EIB, European Commission, UNCDF, UNDP, Mergence



Ken Berlin – Climate Reality Project, President and CEO



Sebastian Sommer – GIZ, Green Finance, Project Director


Asger Garnak –World Resources Institute-CONCITO, Head of Partnership Program