Namita Vikas

  • Namita Vikas is the Founder and Managing Partner, auctusESG LLP & Global Board Member of Climate Bonds Initiative, UK
  • A senior business leader with 30 years of diverse global experience in climate change strategy and sustainability across sectors including Banking, Technology & FMCG, Namita comes with an illustrious experience Sustainable Finance, ESG Risk Management, Climate Strategy and Disclosures
  • Ranked one of the “Leading Women in Business Sustainability” by the prestigious WBCSD and was globally recognized as “Sustainability Leader of the Year” by Ethical Corporation, UK
  • Namita has introduced Responsible Banking to India, raised over USD 1 billion capital and credit lines towards mainstream green finance and issued India’s 1st Green Bond in 2015
  • She is one of the architects of UN Principles for Responsible Banking and served as Chairperson and member of global advisory bodies like United Nations Environment Program- Finance Initiative (UNEPFI), United Nations Natural Capital Finance Alliance and International Capital Markets Association
  • She is a prominent speaker at UN General Assembly and G-20 on Climate risks and sustainable finance