A PARTNERSHIP TO END WATER POVERTY AND REDUCE PLASTIC POLLUTION

A convening with the United Nations Conference for Trade & Development and the United Nations Environment Programme

SPEAKERS

Martijn Proos

Investment Director at Ninety One, and Secretary & Treasurer at Water Unite

Martijn is a trustee of Water Unite. He has over 17 years of infrastructure finance experience gained in various advisory, project, corporate and structured finance roles in both emerging and developed markets. 

As a Director at Ninety One (formerly Investec Asset Management), he is involved in the management of the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF), a USD 1bn developmental to infrastructure fund providing long term debt capital to a broad range of infrastructure sectors in Africa. He has been working with EAIF since 2008. 

Prior Ninety One, he worked at Dutch Development Bank FMO in its Africa Infrastructure department. Prior to that he held finance and advisory roles at T-Mobile Netherlands and Tebodin Consultants & Engineers. Martijn has a deep understanding of development finance and funding models for the WASH sector. 

Martijn holds an MSc in Business Administration from Nyenrode Business University, The Netherlands.

Adam Shaw

Journalist and Broadcaster

Speaker & Moderator

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Catherine Roe

Chief Executive Officer at Elior

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Dr Chantal Line Carpentier

Chief, UNCTAD New York Office

Speaker

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Lord Malcolm Bruce

Chair of Water Unite

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Michael Fletcher

Commercial Director at The Co-op

Speaker

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Chris Sellers

Chief Executive Officer at Water Unite

Speaker

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