Ernesto Costa works at BlueOrchard as fund manager for the Climate Insurance Fund (CIF), an initiative of KfW German Development Bank. The objective of CIF is to reduce the vulnerability to extreme weather events of low-income households, in particular smallholder farmers, and micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) in developing countries, by improving access to the use of insurance. The fund provides equity to insurers, re-insurers and brokers and debt to financial institutions distributing climate insurance products.
Day 2 : Tuesday, 8 November 2016 14:00 - 15:30
Ernesto Costa is a senior executive with 20+ years of experience in finance.
Before joining BlueOrchard Finance Ltd, Ernesto Costa was Managing Director & Co-founder of Noblea Capital, an independent, Madrid-based Investment Banking firm that provides financial advisory services and execution to meet the specialised corporate finance needs of middle-market companies and middle and large projects, primarily in Emerging Markets.