Aicha Ly published Accessing Pure-Play Climate Solutions through Private Credit| December 20, 2023 in Past Webinars 2023-12-12 13:18:25 -0500
IEN's Climate Solutions Investing Series is a series of virtual educational sessions, each highlighting a thought-leader or practitioner advancing climate solutions through investment vehicles in various asset classes.
The LOIM Sustainable Private Credit team provided an engaging session that explored bespoke climate action investment opportunities and the potential of private credit in catalyzing a sustainable future. See how tailored direct loans and a stewardship & engagement-based approach may seek alpha away from public market volatility via acceleration of pure-play climate solutions. Backed by rigorous research, the team provided a scientifically-grounded overview of climate-aligned economic opportunities and examined how private credit is positioned to drive transformative scale while preserving capital and managing risk. The session included an unrecorded, live Q&A as well as a case study on investing in U.S. community solar projects, highlighting sustainability management best practices and social & environmental co-benefits of distributed resources.
Adriana Becerra Cid, Sustainability Manager, Private Assets, Lombard Odier Asset Management
Adriana Becerra Cid is the Sustainable Investing lead for Private Markets at LOIM, where she focuses on
climate solutions and carbon markets supporting the high-conviction sustainable investing strategies
LOIM Sustainable Private Credit Fund and LO Global Carbon Opportunity Fund.
Adriana is a Sustainable Finance expert with a decade of experience, including Debt Capital Markets at
Santander Bank where she structured the first Green bonds in Latin America, management consulting at
McKinsey, and climate finance at Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) where she co-authored the “State of
Green Banks 2020” report. Adriana is a Subject Matter Expert and Course Leader for the Impact
Investing course at Columbia EMBA.
On the academic side, Adriana earned a M.S in Sustainability Management at Columbia University, a B.A.
in Financial Management at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), and has passed the CFA