Arash is the UK Lead of Sustainable Finance at ING and has recently been recognised as ESG Rising Star at IJGlobal’s 2022 ESG awards. In this interview, we discuss how finance providers are increasingly using their financing as a tool to drive positive behaviours and mitigate climate-related risks; key products that have emerged in the market; and financial and reputational reasons for incorporating sustainability into a company’s financing strategy.
In his current role, Arash leads on the deployment of sustainable financing solutions across all sectors, proactively engaging with clients on their sustainability strategies and decarbonisation pathways. He has 10 years of infrastructure experience working across financing, consulting and advisory. He is the Chair of the IPFA’s UK FLN Committee, and delivers a module on Financing Infrastructure Corporates as part of IPFA’s training offering.
This bite-sized interview is the fourth episode of our ESG Journey series where we speak with exceptional industry leaders to uncover their unique perspectives on how they build and promote best practise ESG behaviours across a variety of sectors. View all episodes on our website here.