Global Lead for Blended Finance, Climate Business and Trust Funds, IFC
I am Co- Global Lead for Blended Finance, Climate Business and Global Lead for Trust Funds at the Legal Department of the International Finance Corporate. I joined IFC in 2013 after having worked at the Legal Department of the World Bank for almost 10 years in the areas of co-financing.
I have 25-year experience in innovative finance, sustainable development, environmental law and climate change including blended finance, gender and PSW which are critical under IFC 3.0. Prior to joining the World Bank Group, I worked in leading law firms in the UK (Freshfields), France (Jeantet et associes) and Spain (Garrigues – the largest firm in Spain).
I chair the Leadership committee at DC Greens, a DC based non-profit organization which works on food education in DC; on urban agriculture in the city and on giving access to vegetables to every ward in the city.
I hold a PhD from the University of Barcelona, an LLM from University of Paris Sorbonne, was a visiting scholar at Columbia University and I am a Guest Speaker at Stanford School of Law.