"If You Want To Go Fast, Go Alone.
If You Want To Go Far, Go Together"
(African Proverb)

THE CORE TEAM

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CAMILLA TER HAAR - CEO

Camilla was a commercial barrister at Five Paper barristers’ chambers specialising in international and domestic commercial and construction law, co-authoring the book, Remedies in Construction Law. Camilla received an MA in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh, attained her CPE Graduate Diploma in Law from City University London, and holds an MA in Advanced International Studies from Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies. camilla@theklostersforum.com

 
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STEPHANIE VON MEISS - COO

Stephanie has a background in sustainability consulting, business consulting and media. She has previously organised the Nexus Youth Summit in London, a series of ethical fashion events and started her own sustainable shirt company.

Stephanie holds an MA in Sustainability and CSR from EOI in Madrid, and an MA in Business Studies from Edinburgh University. stephanie@theklostersforum.com

 
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PETER FLYNN - Programme Director

Pete is a Director at PwC. Within PwC's financial services industry, as Operations Director, Pete worked on the formulation of strategy and its translation into action and delivery. Prior to PwC, Pete spent over 20 years as an officer in the Parachute Regiment, latterly joining the Royal Household, as Equerry to TRH The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall; a role akin to a Chief of Staff in Their Royal Highnesses Private Office. Pete sits on the Board of the Royal National College for the Blind, the charity Supporting Wounded Veterans and is on the steering committee of the PwC Foundation. He also remains involved with a number of other charities, including the Princes Trust, Veterans Aid and the Beyond Food Foundation.

 
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ISABELLA MARINHO - Intern

Isabella is currently pursuing her major in Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies at The New School and completed previous studies in art curating and criticism at Central Saint Martins. Coming from a liberal arts background whilst having acquired work experience in Non-profit organizations allowed her to further continue the development of strong interests in education and environmental conservation.

 
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SANDRO SUTTER - Treasurer

Sandro is a Sales Director at BlackRock. As a former strategy & management consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Head of Investments & Treasury at Zurich Insurance Group, themes that impact relevant parts of the world's ecosystem easily catch his attention. Sandro's first touchpoints with environmental issues go back to the early 2000s, where he established the greenhouse gas report for the City of Zug, Switzerland to measure adherence to the reduction targets as agreed in the Kyoto Protocol and derive impactful actions from it. As a keen rower and scuba diver, he continues to experience water and ocean pollution first hand.

 

ADVISORY BOARD

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Prof Asit K. Biswas

Prof Asit K. Biswas is universally acknowledged as one of the world’s leading authorities on water and environmental management. He is the co-founder of the Third World Centre for Water Management in Mexico and currently the Distinguished Visiting Professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School for Public Policy, National University of Singapore.

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Malcolm D. Knight

Malcolm D. Knight is a Canadian economist, policymaker and banker. He is currently Visiting Professor of Finance at the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Distinguished Fellow of the Center for International Governance Innovation. From 2008 to 2012, Knight was Vice Chairman of Deutsche Bank Group.

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Tariq Fancy 

Tariq Fancy is a Canadian entrepreneur. A former investment banker and private equity professional, he is best known for founding The Rumie Initiative, a non-profit organization that aims to educate children in underserved communities using affordable technology. Tariq is now the Chief Investment Officer for Sustainable Investing at BlackRock.

 

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