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

Neil Sandy

Chief Executive Office at Wellers Impact

Neil has an investment and banking background and worked in a number of senior positions with Barclays Wealth until 2006.  Neil built up and sold a well-known City-based asset manager to the independent founder of Best Invest in 2014.

Neil is the CEO of Wellers Impact, an FCA authorised investment business that works with global charities and businesses to help them unlock their real estate and other assets.  This investment management business aims to deliver a fair return to investors and deliver a transformational social outcome, an investment class known as Impact Investing.  The investment team is currently delivering on a 16 storey commercial building project partnering with CMS Africa, an NGO based in Nairobi, Kenya and has over $1bn of projects available for development in its pipeline.

Neil is the Chair of Trustees for Five Talents UK, the Church of England’s microfinance charity which regularly takes him to East Africa.  Neil is also a trustee of GivingWorks, a charity which supports businesses and individuals to be philanthropic and a director and trustee of Resco, a social impact business based in Hounslow that helps the long-term unemployed access work experience and mentoring to help participants to re-build their confidence and in time, gain employment.

Adam Shaw

Journalist and Broadcaster

Speaker & Moderator

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Catherine Roe

Chief Executive Officer at Elior

Speaker

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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

Speaker

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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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Usha Rao-Monari

Vice-Chair at Water Unite

Speaker

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Dr Jeremy Gorelick

Strategic Advisor for Water Unite Impact at Wellers Impact

Speaker

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Martijn Proos

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

Speaker

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