Panel Livestream

What it Means to be Green? A Discussion about Greenwashing, Transparency and the Purpose of Regulation

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 From 16:00 to 17:30 (CET) Centre International des Conférences Genève - Room B
Accountability Transparency

A two-part presentation exploring the notion of greenwashing, its challenges, as well as the controversies around it. The first part will set the framework to better understand the issues at stake. It will then be followed by a panel discussion with participants from the main stakeholders (industry, investors, regulator).

Speakers:

Amandine Favier

Head of Sustainable Finance - WWF Switzerland

Amandine Favier previously worked several years for the financial industry and in international policy and advocacy focusing on sustainable development and CSR. Amandine teaches Sustainable Finance at UZH and HSG.

Christoph Baumann

SL4SF Member; Envoy of the State Secretary for Sustainable Finance, State Secretariat for International Finance

Christoph Baumann is Envoy for Sustainable Finance at the State Secretariat for International Finance (SIF). In this role, he leads the Swiss government's international and national sustainable finance activities. Mr Baumann is a SL4SF member.

 

Elodie Feller

Policy Officer Sustainable Finance - European Commission

Elodie joined the sustainable finance Unit of the European Commission in 2021 where she focuses on the EU Sustainable Finance Strategy and the Taxonomy Regulation.