Gianleo FrisariSenior Climate Change Specialist at InterAmerican Development Bank
Gianleo is a climate change economist at the InterAmerican Development Bank (IADB) where he focuses on climate finance and sustainable investments research to identify solutions for the mobilization of private capital. He works on financial instruments for the public sector, such as sovereign green bonds, sustainable solutions for Public-Private Partnerships, and the integration of climate change considerations in financial regulation and supervision. Before joining IDB, Gianleo was a senior analyst at the Climate Policy Initiative, working on risk mitigation and blended finance instruments low carbon investments. Before focusing on climate finance issues, Gianleo was a portfolio manager of investment programs dedicated to hedge funds and alternative assets. Gianleo holds a Ph.D. in “Science and Management of Climate Change” from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice and graduated in Economics from Bocconi University in Milan.