The 7th edition of the Climate Finance Day will take place on Tuesday, October 26th at the Palais and will be dedicated to “Sustainable finance: it’s time for a real impact”


Join us to explore how impact finance will provide the tools for a significant shift towards a better future.





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Round table 1 I 09:45 - 10:45

How to scale up and measure real impact?

Round table 2 I 11:45 - 12:45

Unlocking finance for resilience to climate change

Parallel sessions I 14:15 - 15:30

- Just Transition
- Sustainable finance for citizens
- Fintech

Round table 4 I 16:00 - 17:00

Finance to protect biodiversity


An overview of the day's program, discover the full program later !

7th edition speakers

Guillaume Dannaud

Head of Corporate Partnerships at EcoTree

Elisabeth Maruma Mrema

Executive Secretary, UNCBD

Mathieu Garnero

Project Director, Finance ClimAct, ADEME

Alexander Stevens

CEO, Greenomy

Pierre-Alix Binet

Head of strategic development and institutional relations, Finance for Tomorrow

Bettina Reinboth

Director of Human Rights and Social Issues, PRI

Marie-Hélène Loison

Deputy CEO - Agence Française de Développement (AFD)

Florent Lecinq

Chief Financial Officer, SFIL

Léa Zaslavsky

Cofounder, Make Sense

Lauren Miller

Head of Citizen Engagement Programs, Make Sense

Pierre Sidem

Founder, RSE Data NEWS media

Julien Raimbault

Head of operations & technologies, Ostrum AM

Pierre Ducret

Chair of the Supervisory Board of Qivalio & Advisor to the Chair of Finance for Tomorrow

Nick Robins

Profesor, LSE Grantham Research Institute

Sabine Lochmann

Global head of Moody’s ESG Measures & President of Vigeo Eiris (V.E)

Margaux Sauvaget

Deputy Head for Sustainable Finance, French Treasury

Kevin Tayebaly

Co-Founder & Chief Development Officer, ChangeNOW

Stephen Nolan

Managing Director, FC4S

Delphine D’Amarzit

Chairman and CEO, Euronext Paris

Samia Hadj

Global Public Relations & Communications Director, Natixis Investment Managers

Gideon Magara

PPP Legal Officer - PPP Directorate of the Kenyan National Treasury / Fellow 2021, Africa Infrastructure Fellowship Program (AIFP)

Stephen O’Driscoll

Head of Environment, Climate and Social Policy, EIB

Emma Howard Boyd

Chair of the UK Environment Agency

Philippe Brassac


Benoit Bazin

Chief Executive Officer – Saint-Gobain

Victor Van Hoorn

Executive Director, Eurosif

Pauliina Murphy

Engagement Director, World Benchmarking Alliance

Noam Leandri

Secretary-General, ADEME

Lucie Pinson

Managing Director, Reclaim Finance

Philippe Heim

CEO, La Banque Postale

Laurent Mignon

Chairman of the Board of Directors of Natixis and Chairman of the Management Board of Groupe BPCE

Gilles Moëc

Head of research,AXA IM

Andrew Mitchell

Founder and Senior Advisor, Global Canopy

Jean Boissinot

Head of Secretariat, NGFS

Bérangère Abba

French Secretary of State for Biodiversity

Pauline Becquey

Managing Director, Finance for Tomorrow

Eva Sadoun

Co-Founder, LITA

Thibault Ghirardi

Managing Director, 2 Degrees Investing

Sarah Gordon

Chief Executive Officer at Impact Investing Institute

Henri Gonzalez

Director of the Private Sector Facility, Green Climate Fund

Eric Usher


Mark Carney

UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance and UK Prime Minister Finance Adviser for COP26

Thomas Buberl


Sarah Lacoche

Finance Director, Banque des Territoires

Maha Keramane

Head of Positive Impact Business Accelerator, BNP Paribas

Nicolas Hazard

Founder & CEO, INCO

Pascal Canfin

Chair, Environment committee of the European Parliament

Olivia Gregoire

French Minister of State for Social, Inclusive and Responsible Economy

Philippe Taffin

Co-Pilot of the Impact Finance Taskforce, Finance for Tomorrow

Marion Nibourel

Managing Director, La Place Fintech

Thomas Cottinet

Head of ECOLAB, Ministry of Ecological Transition

Florence Lustman

President, French Insurance Federation (FFA)

Marine de Bazelaire

Group advisor for natural capital, HSBC

Anne-Sophie Castelnau

Global Head of Sustainability, ING Group

Thierry Déau

Chair, Finance for Tomorrow & Founder and CEO, Meridiam

Anne Hidalgo

Mayor of Paris

Thanh-Tâm Lê

Head of Impact & Performance, EIT Climate-KIC

François Villeroy de Galhau

Governor, Banque de France

Frédéric Oudéa

CEO, Société Générale

Bruno Le Maire

French Minister of the Economy, Finance and the Recovery

Augustin de Romanet

Chair, Paris EUROPLACE

The Palais Brongniart is a historic monument built in 1826. The location effectively served as the lungs of financial activities in the 19thcentury, and is now one of the foremost convention and events center in Paris.

Throwback on the 6th edition


Re live the best moments of the 6th edition

Paris For Tomorrow Week

More than just a “Climate Week”, the week-long series of events explores issues related to both financing and achieving the climate objectives and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDgs).

The Paris Financial Actors are taking the stand and speaking on the site of the Climate Finance Day, during the Paris for Tomorrow Week. This whole week will gather in Paris from October 21 to 29 the financial and business community as well as civil society, local and public authorities.


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Launched in June 2017 as a branch of Paris EUROPLACE, Finance for Tomorrow is an initiative whose aim is to make green and sus- tainable finance a driving force in developing the Paris Financial Centre and positioning Paris as the leading financial centre on these issues.
Members of Finance for Tomorrow are signatories of a shared charter with the goal of redirecting financial flows of capital toward a low-carbon and inclusive economy, in line with the Paris Agreement and the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The initiative brings together more than 80 members and international observers representing the entire financial ecosystem (banks, investors, insurers, companies, professional bodies, extra-financial rating agencies, consultancies, think tanks, NGOs...), as well as municipalities (the City Paris and the Paris Region) and public authorities (the Ministries for the Economy & Finance and of the Ecological & Inclusive Transition, as well as the French Central Bank).