Maria Teresa Zappia is Chief Financial Officer of Schroders, a UK-based investor that manages over £773bn of assets on behalf of institutional and retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients worldwide.
Zappia is also Deputy CEO of BlueOrchard, a microfinance specialist in which Schroders holds a majority stake.
Recently sat down for a conversation with BusinessGreen Editor-in-Chief James Murray ahead of the upcoming Net Zero Festival, Zappia offers his perspective on the growing investment market for nature-based solutions, what it means in practice to invest in forestry and nature restoration projects and how Schroders plans to continue to grow and expand its interests in this critical area in support of net zero.
You can watch the conversation above.
Schroders is a partner of the company Net Zero Festival.
https://www.businessgreen.com/interview/4056746/net-zero-festival-schroders-maria-teresa-zappia-investing-nature-solutions Net Zero Festival: Schroders’ Maria Teresa Zappia on investing in nature-based solutions