SEPT. 28-29, 2017

Explore investment opportunities and learn about latest trends in the Nordic Market on ESG & Impact Investing!

The Fourth TBLI CONFERENCE NORDIC will be held in Stockholm, hosted by Nasdaq.

What to expect
• A carefully curated program tailored for both ESG and Impact Investors
• Practical Workshops with case studies, market analysis and lessons learned
• Interactive TBLI Masterclasses on opportunities, innovation and risks
• High-Level Plenary Sessions with seasoned ESG investors, entrepreneurs, CSR and SRI specialists
• Entrepreneur Pitching Salon featuring pre-qualified businesses

Curious to explore our previous TBLI CONFERENCES NORDIC? Click here

Conference Details

When : 28-29 September, 2017

Where : Nasdaq Stockholm AB, Tullvaktsvägen 15, 115 56 Stockholm, Sweden

How : Practical information

Who : Attendee list 2017

Sponsor : Become a sponsor

Student : How to participate

The Program  

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Thu, 28 Sep 17  

08:00 - 09:00


09:00 - 09:15


Robert Rubinstein

Chairman & Founder - TBLI Group - The Netherlands Linkedin

09:15 - 09:45


Mats Andersson Mats andersson

Former CEO AP4/Founder & CEO på NO2CO2 AB Linkedin


09:45 - 10:35


team havemann 436x436Tanja Havemann (Moderator)

Director/Founder Clarmondial - Switzerland Linkedin





Rachel WhittakerRachel Whitaker

Sustainable Investing Strategist- UBS CIO Wealth Management - Switzerland  Linkedin




Kavita GuptaKavita Gupta 1

Managing Partner - ConsenSys, Former head Impact Investing - Schmidt Family Foundation - USA - Linkedin




Richard NorthcoteRichard Northcote

CSO - Covestro - UK - Linkedin

10:35 - 11:00


11:00 - 11:30


Sonny KapoorSony Kapoor

Managing Director -  Re-Define - Belgium - Linkedin

11:30 - 12:20


Who are the leaders and laggards?

Daniela Herrmann (Moderator)Daniela Herrmann

Chairperson | Topan AG - Switzerland Linkedin





Matt ChristensenMatt christensen

Global Head of Responsible Investment - AXA Investment Managers - France Linkedin



Annelie GötbringAnnelie Messing Gotbring

Head of Responsible Investments, Equities at AMF - Sweden Linkedin




Matthew SmithMathew SMith

Head of Sustainable Investments at Storebrand Asset Management- Norway Linkedin  


12:20 - 12:30


Workshops & Seminars moderators briefly introduce their sessions and speakers 

12:30 - 14:15


14:15 - 15:45

Room: Auditorium

Hanna RobertsHanna Roberts

CEO- GES International - Sweden - Linkedin 




Dennis van der PuttenDennis Van Der Putten

Head of ESG Research - Actiam - The Netherlands - Linkedin




Colin Seng Colin Seng

Head of ESG and Research - Nippon Life Global Investors - Singapore - Linkedin



Lauri RosendahlLauri Rosendahl

President -Nasdaq Nordic - Sweden- Linkedin





Rasmus N.D. SkovRasmus Skov

Head of Group Sustainability - DONG Energy - Denmark Linkedin

14:15 - 15:45

Room: 1912

Ulrika Hasselgren (Moderator)Ulrika Hasselgren

Global Head of Responsible Investment Strategy & ESG Integration- ISS Institutional Shareholder Services - Sweden Linkedin




Scott BennettScott Bennett

Director, Equity Strategy & Research - Russell Investments - USA Linkedin 



Kees OuboterKees Oubouter

Responsible investment officer - Actiam - The Netherlands - Linkedin 



Fredrik LundinFredrik Lundin

Senior Consultant - ISS-Ethix Climate Solutions - Sweden - Linkedin



Khalid HusainKhalid Hussain

Senior Director - ESG Investing -TIAA Investments, an affiliate of Nuveen- USA Linkedin

14:15 - 15:45

Room: 0922

Aaron Maltais (Moderator)Aaron Maltais

Researcher- Stockholm Environment Institute Sweden Linkedin




Kristina SvantesonKristina Svanteson

Head of Scandinavian Markets - Vigeo Eiris - Sweden Linkedin





Aaron BakerAaron Baker

European Fixed Income Strategist- BBVA - UK Linkedin





Ann-charlotte EliassonAnne Charlotte Eliasson

VP Fixed Income Sales - Nasdaq - Sweden - Linkedin


14:15 - 15:45

Room: Boardroom

Vanessa Grellet (Moderator)Vanessa Grillet

Chair  - Nexus impact investing group - France - Linkedin




Fraser Brown Fraser Brown- A vision for the application of Blockchain technology for the finance of smallholders and BOP eco-credit.

Founder - Net-Positive Solutions - UK Linkedin 


Brian IselinBrian Iselin

President - slavefreetrade.org - Switzerland - Linkedin




Sofie BlakvstadSofie Blakstad

Founder & CEO - Hiveonline - Denmark Linkedin





Jiro OlcottJiro Olcott

Managing Partner - Guard Global Ltd - France - Linkedin


15:45 - 16:15


16:15 - 17:45

Room: 0922

Meet us and some of our leading edge projects and funds which are driving sustainability as an investment strategy in private equity.

Noelle-Claire LeCann (Moderator)Noelle Claire Lecann

President - AlphaSource Advisors LLC- USA Linkedin 





Nigel GrierNigel Grier

Partner - Karen Enterprises Pte. Ltd - Australia Linkedin




Carl PendragonCarl Pendragon

CEO & Founder - Skymining -Sweden Linkedin 




Julianne ZimmermanJulianne Zimmerman

Managing Director -Reinventure Capital - USA- Linkedin




Truls SjöstedtTruls Sjostedt

CEO - Brighter AB - Sweden - Linkedin 

16:15 - 17:45

Room: 1911

Irene Winther(Moderator)Irene Winther 2014

Independent Adviso- Denmark   Linkedin



Jane HughesJane Hughes Social Impact Bonds: Promise vs Performance

Director, MBA Program and Professor of Practice- Simmons College- USA Linkedin   



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CEO - Skandia Asset Management - Denmark - Linkedin



Niklas AdalberthNiklas Adalbarth 1

Founder Norrsken Foundation/ Co-Founder Klarna - Sweden Linkedin 




Martina MacphersonMartina Macpherson

Head of ESG Research and Analysis-  S+P Global Ratings - UK- BIO



16:15 - 17:45

Room: 1912

Kathy Ryan (Moderator) Kathy Ryan

Co-Head of Institutional Investor Engagement, Carbon Tracker Initiative - UK BIO



Meryam OmiMeryam Omi

Head of Sustainability and Responsible Investment Strategy at Legal & General Investment Management - UK - Linkedin



Sam Gill Sam Gill

CEO - ET Index Research - UK Linkedin




Willem Keogh William Keogh

Senior Product Development Manager: Director - Stoxx - South Africa - Linkedin 

16:15 - 17:45

Room: Auditorium

Aline Reichenberg Gustafsson (Moderator)Aline Reichenberg

Editor In Chief, NordSIP.com- Sweden Linkedin




16:15-17:00 First Track Hedge Fund Managers

Alex TselentisAlex Tselentis

Partner - Finex LLP - South Africa - Linkedin




 Ann-Sofie OdenburgAnn Sofie Oldenburg.jpg

Head of Responsible Investment - Brummer & Partners - Sweden



17:00-17:45 Second Track Private Equity Fund Managers

Giorgia Rizzatti VertovezGiorgia Rizzatti Vertovez

Senior Business Development Manager - SELECTRA Management Company - Luxembourg Linkedin




Per HaagensenPer Haagensen

 Executive Officer / Head of Sales Nordics at responsAbility Investments AG - Norway - Linkedin



Fri, 29 Sep 17 (Day 1  )  

09:15 - 10:45

Room: 0922

Giulio Franzinetti (Moderator)Giulo Franzinetti

Headhunter UK  Linkedin




Roland SchatzRoland Schatz

Executive Board - UNGSII - Switzerland Linkedin




Carole LaibleCarole Laible

CEO - Domini Impact Investments -USA Linkedin




Susanna Miekk-ojaSusanna Miekk oja

Partner - Tracefi - Finland Linkedin




Mikae NiskalaMikael Niskala

Partner - Tracefi - Finland Linkedin

09:15 - 10:45

Room: 1912

Kate Maria Vinther (Moderator)Kate Maria Vinther

Founder & CEO - The Learning Prison - Denmark - Linkedin




Jorge NewberyJorge Newbery

Founder & CEO -  American Homeowner Preservation - USA Linkedin

How to stop foreclosures in America's most vulnerable communities 



Bertrand BadréBertrand Badre

CEO - BlueOrange Capital - France - Linkedin




Brindusa BurrowsBrindusa Fidanza

Founder & CEO - The Ground_Up Project - Switzerland Linkedin




Mathieu AzzouzMathieur Azzouz

Head of Impact Investing fund management team, Amundi - France Linkedin

09:15 - 10:45

Room: 1911

Ola Jönsson (Moderator)Ola Jonsson

Co-Founder & Co-Ceo - Coest - Sweden - Linkedin




Patrice SchneiderPatrice Schneider

Chief Strategy Officer - Media Development Investment Fund - The Netherlands Linkedin

Aligning PE value and values around SDG 16 - Peace and Justice.

Case Study how an impact PE fund can bring investors together  around value, values and... a SDG goal not usually regarded as investable; peace and justice. 



Helena LindemarkHelena Lindemark

Founder, The 2022 Initiative, Sweden Linkedin

Investments solving the Global Goals – Doing well by doing good. 


Vitaly LazorinVitaly Lazorin

CEO & Founder at Future Matters Venture Capital - UK - Linkedin

VC as a catalyst in values sharing and value creation- Startups opening new frontiers in SDG 7- Affordable & Clean Energy and in SDG 4 - Quality Education (two examples from the fund’s portfolio).

09:15 - 10:45

Room: Boardroom


Vanessa Grellet (Moderator)Vanessa Grillet

Chair  - Nexus impact investing group - France - Linkedin




 Danielle Cohen HenriquezDanielle Cohen Henriquez

External Relations Manager - Kois Invest - Belgium - Linkedin 




Luca RancilloLuca Rancillo

Founder - Rancilio Cube - Italy - Linkedin




Tharald Nustad Tharald Nustad

Owner - Nordic Impact AS - Norway - Linkedin




Sophia Horn Af RantzienSophia Horn Af Rantzen

Managing Director - The Real Stevia Company -Sweden - Linkedin


10:45 - 11:30


11:30 - 13:00

Room: 0922

Julie Muraco (Moderator)Julie M

Managing Partner - TBLI Group - USA Linkedin



Hanna SkellyHanna Skelly

Director responsible for forestry investments, Finance in Motion - Germany - Linkedin



Jan Willem van GelderJan Willem Van Gelder

Director - Profundo / Chain Reaction Research - The Netherlands Linkedin




Hanif MashalHanif Mashal

Chief Engineer AD 8-180 Offshore Wind Turbine Platform - Adwen Offshore - Germany - Linkedin

11:30 - 13:00

Room: 1912
Stringent financial regulations favours domestic investments in the North, an area that is awash with capital given current interest rate

Robert Rubinstein (Moderator)Robert Rubinstein

Chairman- TBLI Group - USA  Linkedin



Curt LabelleCurt Labelle

President Global Health Investment Fund - USA  Linkedin



Rachel ZedeckRachel Zedeck

Director, Climate Smart Agri and Impact Investment Strategies at Peterson Project and Solutions (Control Union World Group) - Thailand Linkedin 



 Rieki CrinsRieki Crins

Founder & Director - Learning Exchange Foundation - The Netherlands - Linkedin


Pål DalePal Dale

Managing Director - Voxtra East Africa Agribusiness Fund - Norway - Linkedin

11:30 - 13:00

Room: Boardroom

Ben Siegel (Speaker/Moderator)Ben Siegel

Impact Policy Manager, Blockchain for Social Impact- Consensys - USA Linkedin



Vanessa Grellet (Speaker/Moderator)Vanessa Grillet

Chair  - Nexus impact investing group - France - Linkedin




Open discussion on Blockchain and the potential it offers to address many social issues.

  • Blockchain 101 Video 
  • Blockchain For Social Impact presentation
  • Interactive workshop with use cases within our four target sectors (Financial Inclusion, Energy & Environment, Identity & Vulnerable Populations, and Supply Chain)


13:00 - 14:30


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