On invitation of the Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA) and as part of its work, advocacy and outreach on sustainable finance, ADFIAP, represented by it Secretary General, Mr. Octavio B. Peralta, is now in the Advisory Board of the Hong Kong-based association dedicated to promoting sustainable finance and responsible investment (SRI) in the Asia-Pacific region.
Mr. Peralta joins a network of ten advisors who all at the forefront of sustainable finance in their countries and who are tasked with providing their thoughts on big picture issues and help to keep the association better in touch with developments in sustainable finance in various countries around the region.
ADFIAP and ASrIA have a long history of cooperation starting in the early years of ASrIA’s founding in 2001, co-organizing seminars and briefings on climate finance and related SRI topics. In 2010, ADFIAP and ASrIA formally signed a memorandum of cooperation to further harness synergies and enhance their collaboration in promoting sustainable financing in the region.
ASrIA https://www.asria.org/ aims, among others, to build market capacity for sustainable and responsible investing by fostering the creation of SRI products and services and by providing training and support services, including conferences, seminars, workshops, research projects and publications.