Asian Investment Conference 2021
Founder, Global Canopy; CEO, Equilibrium Futures
Andrew Mitchell is an international thought leader on natural capital finance and tropical forests.
As Founder of Equilibrium Futures, he provides strategic advice on natural capital to the finance sector. He is also Senior Adviser to Oxford think tank, Global Canopy, which he founded in 2001.
As Founder and Senior Adviser to the Natural Capital Finance Alliance, he helps to design natural capital tools for banks, investors and insurers and is Senior Adviser to Mirova Natural Capital, a global impact investment fund.
With UNDP, UNEP FI and WWF, Andrew is currently spearheading the creation of a Taskforce for Nature-related Financial Disclosure (TNFD), which is due to launch in 2021. The Taskforce is supported by an Informal Working Group comprising 74 representatives from the financial sector, governments and regulators and 103 members of the Observer Group.