Advisory Council of the Green Bond Principles and Social Bond Principles Executive Committee
The role of the Advisory Council is to advise the Executive Committee, to increase its market awareness and outreach, and to enable further engagement with specific membership categories and observers.

Members apply voluntarily and are selected for an annually renewable 1 year term. The selection is based on a balanced representation of GBP SBP Members and Observers, especially key market stakeholders such as exchanges, service providers/rating agencies, external reviewers, and law firms, as well as civil society; geographic diversity; and market share and activity of green, social and sustainability bond issuers, investors or underwriters not already represented on the Excom.


The 2019/2020 Advisory Council includes 40 members:

Allianz Global Investors GmbH
Bank of China
Bourse du Luxembourg
CICERO Shades of Green AS
Climate Bonds Initiative
Deutsche Kreditbank
Escarus - TSKB Sustainability Consultancy
Export Development Canada
Fannie Mae
Financial Services Agency of Japan
Goldman Sachs Asset Management
Insight Investment Management
Institute for Global Environmental Strategies
Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO)
International Institute of Green Finance
Latham & Watkins LLP
London Stock Exchange Group
Moody’s & Vigeo
Morgan Stanley
National Australia Bank
PineBridge Investments LLC
RAM Sustainability
RBC Capital Markets
Social Value Institute
SynTao Green Finance
University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership
Wells Fargo Asset Management
Westpac banking Corp.
White & Case LLP
YES Bank
Zhong Lun Law Firm

If you would like more information on applying or on the Terms of Reference of the Advisory Council, please contact