Taking place in digital mode next March 18th, the second edition of European Finance Summit will bring together several local and international experts around the topic of sustainability.

One of the round table discussion will be entitled “The need for a green recovery” and will feature four key guest speakers. Linda Zeilina (Founder & CEO, International Sustainable Finance Centre (ISFC)), Raymond Schadeck (Independent director in Boards of local & international corporations and a focus on education at multiple levels), Hedda Pahlson-Moller (Founder & CEO, TIIME.org) and Philipp von Restorff (Deputy CEO, Luxembourg for Finance) have confirmed their participation and will therefore share their best practices while focusing on the latest ESG trends.

 

Get to know the experts

Linda Zeilina is the Founder & CEO of the International Sustainable Finance Centre (ISFC), overseeing the strategic development of the think tank and its work on sustainable investing. Linda is a Fellow at the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) in London, and a Policy Leader Fellow at the European University Institute's (EUI) School of Transnational Governance in Florence. Until recently, Linda was a Think Visegrad Fellow at the EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy, providing expertise on sustainable finance in the EU.

With degrees both in economics and law, Raymond Schadeck spent the first 29 years of his career, as an auditor and consultant, with a ‘Big 4 Firm’, where he assumed, among others, responsibilities as partner, people leader, audit division head, CFO and CEO. In 2010, he decided to change career and use his competencies, experience and energy, for about 50% to serve as an independent director in Boards of local but also international corporations in different sectors. He dedicates the other 50% on social and societal projects, initiatives and associations with a clear focus on education at multiple levels and in all of its forms in Luxembourg and abroad.

Hedda Pahlson-Moller is a private investor, independent board director, adjunct professor and advisor on issues relating to sustainable development, responsible finance and diversity management. She is a founder and CEO of TIIME.org, an advocacy, advisory and education provider in Sustainability and Impact solutions, which support business and finance on their journey towards the #impactimperative. Her vision: A global economy where positive social and environmental impact is consciously and systematically integrated.

Philipp von Restorff currently is Deputy CEO at Luxembourg for Finance (LFF), the agency for the development of the Luxembourg financial center. He is elected member of the Board of Directors of LuxFLAG, the Luxembourg Finance Labelling Agency, as well as of the Luxembourg Sustainable Finance Initiative. Philipp is lecturer at the Luxembourg House of Training and financial education volunteer at “Jonk Entrepreneuren Luxembourg”, a branch of the Junior Achievement Network (JA).

 

More information and registration: www.europeanfinancesummit.com


Publié le 08 février 2021