Panel Livestream

The biodiversity challenge – Crisis management or investment opportunity?

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 From 12:30 to 14:00 (CET) Forum Genève - Galata
Impact and Transparency

With USD 44 trillion, or over half of global GDP, dependent on nature or natural services, biodiversity loss is an undeniable economic crisis. How can we turn aspirations for a nature-positive future into genuine, measurable and long-term change?

Speakers:

Johan Lammerant

Lead Expert Natural Capital and Biodiversity - Arcadis

Johan Lammerant is Lead Expert Natural Capital and Biodiversity for Arcadis. His core expertise areas are business & biodiversity, natural capital accounting, ecosystem services, environmental impact assessment and green/blue infrastructure.

Victoria Leggett

Head of Impact Investing & Portfolio Manager - Union Bancaire Privée (UBP)

Victoria Leggett joined UBP in 2010 and has 15 years of investment experience. She previously worked as a European Equity Analyst at Threadneedle and started her career in Corporate Finance.

Colin Porteous

Chief Investment Officer - Peace Parks Foundation

Colin Porteous is a highly experienced investment professional with a passion for conservation and social impact. His goal is to make is to make conservation a commercially attractive asset class.

Gerard Bos

Director, Business and Biodiversity Programme - IUCN

Director of the Global Business and Biodiversity Programme at IUCN since 2012. He is passionate for driving Transformational Change through multi-sector collaborative platforms aiming to challenge current business models