Managing Director, Green Finance Institute Europe
James Hooton is Managing Director of the Green Finance Institute Europe, an independent, commercially focused organisation and subsidiary of the Green Finance Institute UK. James oversees European strategy and leads government and private sector relations.
James has spent over 20 years working in financial services across Asia, Europe and the UK, including 16 years at Goldman Sachs where he managed a range of financial products from commodities to equity derivatives. James specialises in scaling and creating investment-ready, pan-jurisdictional climate change solutions and bringing these to market across Europe.