Deputy CEO, Luxembourg Stock Exchange
Julie Becker is a specialist in regulatory, legal, and market-related matters linked to capital markets transactions and has a proven track record in advising on and integration of regulatory change. In 2016, Julie Becker initiated and implemented the creation of the Luxembourg Green Exchange or LGX, a new platform dedicated exclusively to green instruments. This initiative, a first in global capital markets, has been rewarded with numerous awards and recognitions worldwide. She also had been appointed in 2016 to the EU High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance.
Jean Marie Masse
Chief Investment Officer, Financial Institutions Group, IFC
Jean Marie Masse oversees an equity portfolio, creating shareholder value, and exiting investments. As part of IFC's priorities to mitigate the impact of climate change in emerging markets, he conceptualized and leads at IFC the award-winning Amundi Planet-Emerging Green One (EGO) fund. Closed in Feb 2018 and viewed as the World’s largest green bond fund, EGO's US$2 billion strategy is supported by a "design for purpose" US$15m advisory services program that stimulates the growth of the green bond market, funded by the states of Switzerland, Sweden and Luxembourg.