The Funding Panel and the Expert Panel

  • The founding Funding Panel consists of the following firms:
    1. Credit Suisse Group (Credit Suisse) – aims to facilitate funding to all Sustainability Themes through equity and potentially debt
    2. FMO (Dutch development bank) – aims to provide funding to proposals for all Sustainability Themes. Provider of debt, mezzanine and equity, as well as potentially guarantees, currency and other commercial covers
    3. ING Bank– aims to provide funding to all Sustainability Themes. A provider of predominantly senior debt and debt to microfinance institutions to on-lend to individual projects. On select cases, potentially mezzanine and equity funding will be made available
    4. UNDP-UN Social Impact Fund – aims to provide funding to all Sustainability Themes. UNDP-UNSIF is expected to facilitate funding in the forms of debt and equity in partnership with its investors, to support funding by the private sector
  • The Expert Panel consists of the Funding Panel representatives and firms who will add expertise to SFC Asia. The founding Expert Panel consists of the following firms:
    1. Each of the firms on the Funding Panel
    2. Atkins Acuity which will provide technical inputs in sustainable energy, water/waste water, intelligent mobility and transportation solutions, green city and buildings planning/design and climate change and resilience
    3. Clifford Chance which will provide legal guidance
    4. Sustainalytics which will provide inputs to assess environmental and social impacts