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EVORA Global Appoints Pradeep Menon as President
EVORA Global, a leading provider of end-to-end sustainability solutions for Real Assets, hires Pradeep Menon as President and will appoint him to the Board of Directors. Pradeep’s appointment marks the first major appointment post the recent investment from Bridges Fund Management, Farview Equity and MSCI. With this hire EVORA is looking to scale its business, serving clients in the Real Estate and Infrastructure markets. Based in New York, Pradeep will be responsible for global Client Coverage, Revenue, Product Development and Technology.
Pradeep Menon brings more than 25 years of proven FinTech experience to his role in EVORA. Most recently, he served as Managing Director, Investment & Advisory at Refinitiv, where he oversaw Refinitiv’s Content, Analytics and workflow solutions to Asset Owners, Asset Managers and Investment Bankers. Prior to Refinitiv, he was the co-founder of RiskMetrics Group a global risk management firm that he helped scale from a start-up to an IPO culminating in the sale to MSCI.
“I believe that Climate Change is an existential issue for us; solving for climate change will require measuring and quantifying our emissions across sectors and geographies. Research has shown that Real Assets contribute to almost 40% of global carbon emissions. Chris Bennett and his team at EVORA have built an exceptional business that helps participants in the Real Asset sector quantify their carbon footprint. I am excited to be a part of EVORA to help clients tackle the climate challenge. The culture, dedication to the cause yet pragmatic approach makes EVORA unique; I am thrilled to join this immensely talented group at such an exciting time.”Pradeep Menon, President, EVORA Global
“I am extremely excited that Pradeep is joining the EVORA Board. These are unprecedented times, which require unprecedented action to tackle the climate crisis ahead of us. Pradeep’s wealth of experience and unique track record will help us accelerate our mission to deliver a low carbon economy to the real asset markets. I am very much looking forward to working with Pradeep to deliver on our ambitions.”Chris Bennett, Managing Director, EVORA Global
“We’re delighted that Pradeep has agreed to join EVORA’s executive team. As the world wakes up to the imminent risks of climate change, EVORA’s technology and services have a vital role to play in building a lower-carbon economy. Pradeep’s outstanding track record further strengthens the EVORA team’s credentials and will enable them to develop and deliver their mission-critical solutions to an even broader range of asset owners and managers around the world.”Emma Thorne, Partner, Bridges Fund Management
“We are delighted to welcome Pradeep to the Executive team and Board of Directors at EVORA. His experience and capabilities in growing and operating software and data businesses at various size and scales will be invaluable to EVORA as it continues on its envisaged pathway. We believe the addition of Pradeep will accelerate EVORA’s drive towards industry leading software and data solutions. We look forward to working together with him and fulfilling the opportunity for EVORA.”Guy Sochovsky, Partner, Farview Equity Partners