Alexandra is the founder of Invest with Ethics, a business that promotes and supports ethical and responsible investing. She has a strong academic background as an Honours graduate with double degree and works as an ethical investment consultant for a leading financial adviser group.
Aoife is a passionate ESG and climate risk advocate. After graduating with a double degree from the University of Technology, Sydney she moved to the Netherlands to pursue a career in corporate sustainability. Building expertise both in the real estate industry at CBRE and in financial services, she now works as an Analyst at Sustainalytics within the Sustainable Financial Services team, specializing in green, social and sustainability bonds.
Experienced professional in responsible investment, ESG and sustainability. Currently lead analyst and manager of Asia-Pacific research at Sustainalytics. Avid reader and occasional binge-watcher, I like cooking, travelling, practicing yoga and spending time outdoors.
Based in Hong Kong since ’95, CA turned BD pro with sector depth/interest/understanding of the interface of business and sustainability. Hardwiring as CA has drawn me to get involved in the finance/investment side of sustainability.
Currently the Direct Marketing Manager at UNICEF Australia but have an interest in Responsible Investment. Previously have studied International and Global Studies, receiving First Class Honours.
Currently working at Macquarie Bank in the Banking and Financial Services division as a Broker support officer. After spending time volunteering with Altiorem through university I would like to pursue a career in the responsible investment space.
I’m Altiorem’s business manager. My role encompasses marketing, fundraising, business and operations support and volunteer engagement. I’m interested in the intersection of social and environmental issues, particularly those that work towards a just transition to a future where people, nature and the economy flourish.
A firm believer in life long learning, I aim to use my experience in the financial services sector, along with my ongoing studies, to contribute to society. I have a great interest in ESG principles, responsible investing (particularly impact investing) and social issues – especially anything addressing social or financial inequality. I’m also a keen scholar of most sports, and still manage to partake (slowly) in touch footy, swimming, cycling, tennis and yoga.
Nithya Iyer is an independent researcher and consultant with over ten years experience working on various projects across the Australian responsible investment industry. This includes lead and collaborative roles in thematic ESG analysis, RI policy and advocacy, and thought leadership for key financial services organisations including the Australian Council for Superannuation Investors, the Financial Services Council and Responsible Investment Association Australasia.
I am a passionate and experienced financial services professional, committed to working with others to drive a real shift towards a sustainable, ethical and resilient financial system. I am also a husband, father of two children (and a dog!) and enjoy sport, cooking and brewing beer.
Sanaya is an experienced policy advisor and project manager, who has worked across multiple policy areas in politics and consulting. She believes strongly in the power and work of Altiorem because of the potential gains to be made by improving sustainability in business and finance.
Saurabh is an experienced Climate Finance research professional. He is currently working as a Research Analyst at Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA), Sydney. He is also enrolled as a PhD student in finance at La Trobe University, Melbourne. Saurabh’s PhD focus is in the area of quantifying climate risk into the pricing of financial assets. Prior to IEEFA, Saurabh has worked with Climate Policy Initiative (CPI), JP Morgan and Alexandria REIT in India.