Adrian is the current President of the Climate Markets & Investment Association and CEO of European Environmental Markets, a technology and advisory firm. Adrian has spent the last decade at the forefront of environmental finance and markets.
After beginning his career in technology and finance, Adrian established ABN AMRO’s Environmental Markets business, then supported clean tech clients in RBS’ corporate finance team. As CEO of international climate and development certification body the Gold Standard for five years, Adrian expanded its scope to include greater emphasis on Sustainable Development Goals such as health, water and development impacts. He also initiated programmes to develop financing tools for green-city infrastructure and the Fairtrade Climate Standard.
As a Non-Executive Director at EVORA, Adrian provides the Board with valuable insights and advice, helping to support the sustainable growth of the business.