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ICMA Future Leaders (IFL) summer networking reception: The future of sustainable finance

 
Date and Venue

Date: 3 September 2019
Time: 18.30 - 21.30
Venue: Belvoir Ruderclub, Mythenquai 85, 8002 Zürich

Event overview


The Swiss arm of ICMA Future Leaders invite all ICMA members to an evening of networking, featuring a discussion on sustainable finance and on potential career options in this rapidly growing market.

Sharing their insights, Mirjam Staub-Bisang, Country Head of BlackRock Switzerland and Giuseppe Cosulich, Head of Green Debt Capital Markets at Credit Suisse International will look at the latest developments in the market and what the sustainable finance sector can offer to attract talented young professionals who might be tempted by careers in FinTech and the culture of start-up companies.

Giuseppe Cosulich is Head of Green Debt Capital Markets within the Impact Advisory and Finance department of Credit Suisse and he is responsible for the origination and structuring advisory of green bonds for clients globally.

Giuseppe has been with Credit Suisse since 2014, and has 15yrs of investment banking experience across debt and equity capital markets and M&A.


 


 
Mirjam Staub-Bisang, Managing Director, is Country Head of BlackRock Switzerland and a member of the EMEA Executive Committee and Swiss Executive Committee as well as a Senior Advisor to BlackRock's Sustainable Investing Business. Prior to BlackRock, Mirjam co-founded and was formerly CEO and Managing Partner of Independent Capital Group AG an investment management firm focusing on sustainable investing based in Zurich.

Mirjam also served as a non-executive director on the boards of several public and private companies (Bellevue Group, INSEAD) and was chairwoman and member of the investment committees of several institutional investors such as pension funds and endowments.


 
Admission: Registrations for this event are now closed.

For security reasons, delegates who have not registered in advance will not be admitted to this event.

For any enquiries or to join the waiting list, please contact ICMA Events.

The ICMA Future Leaders network is open to all employees of ICMA member firms. ICMA Future Leaders’ events are held in various locations throughout the year, giving fixed income professionals the chance to meet their peers in other firms and be part of the wider ICMA community. Contact: futureleaders@icmagroup.org


Agenda

18.30 Registration
 
18.45

Welcome Remarks
Martin Scheck, Chief Executive, ICMA
 
18.50
ICMA Future Leaders (IFL) update
Damien Aellen, International Trading Solutions, Fixed Income Syndicate, Credit Suisse AG
Laurent Degoumois, Head Financial Markets Programme, Director, Group Asset Management, Swiss Re Management
 
18.55


Develop a career in capital markets – personal insights
Giuseppe Cosulich, Head of Green DCM, Crédit Suisse AG
Mirjam Staub-Bisang, Country Manager, BlackRock Asset Management Switzerland
 
19.10





Panel discussion: Sustainable finance – going mainstream?
Moderator: Martin Scheck, Chief Executive, ICMA

Panellists:
Giuseppe Cosulich, Head of Green DCM, Crédit Suisse AG
Mirjam Staub-Bisang, Country Manager, BlackRock Asset Management Switzerland
 
20.10

Closing remarks
Martin Scheck, Chief Executive, ICMA
 
20.15 Networking reception  
21.30 Event close  

* Please note that ICMA reserves the right to make changes to this agenda.