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Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 From 14:30 to 19:00 (CET) Forum Genève - Galata
Impact and Transparency

The Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance is a biennial research conference that brings together academics, investors, regulators, and other representatives of civil society. It has been organized five times since 2013. You can also find further information on the summit and its previous editions on our website:


Catalina Martinez

Consultant - FSG

I am currently Senior Consultant at FSG, where I advise corporations and impact investors. I am also a Lecturer in Impact Investing at the University of Geneva.

Flammer Caroline

Associate Professor - Boston University

Caroline Flammer is an Associate Professor and Dean’s Research Scholar at Boston University, and a Visiting Professor of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University.

Umit Gurun

Professor of Finance - University of Texas at Dallas

Umit Gurun is Ashbel Smith chaired professor of finance and accounting at the University of Texas at Dallas. He is associate editor of Management Science and research economist at NBER.

Luigi Zingales

Professor of Finance - University of Chicago

Luigi Zingales is Professor at Chicago Booth, a faculty research fellow for the National Bureau of Economic Research, a research fellow for the CEPR, and a fellow of the ECGI.

Foort Hamelink

Sustainable Investment Research & Strategy - Lombard Odier Asset Management (LOIM)

Since 2017 Foort is responsible for integrating LOIM's sustainability expertise within tailor-made equities and fixed income solutions for large institutional clients, including pension funds and insurance companies.

Vincent Kaufmann

CEO - Ethos

Vincent Kaufmann has been the CEO of Ethos Foundation and of Ethos Services since 2015. Since October 2020, he is also Head Proxy Voting, Swiss ESG and Engagement ad interim.

Christian Mumenthaler

Group CEO - Swiss Re

In 2011, Christian Mumenthaler was appointed Chief Marketing Officer Reinsurance and member of the Group Executive Committee and became CEO Reinsurance that October. In 2016, he was appointed Group CEO.