Steering Committee

The Alliance Steering Committee is a group of Alliance members that makes strategic decisions and provides operational and financial oversight of and political guidance to the Secretariat. Their remit includes reviewing and approving the Alliance work plans, and mobilizing critical finance to implement innovative solutions to challenges faced in the sub-national climate finance.

Steering Committee members are elected by the membership and rotate on a two-year cycle. The current Steering Committee include the following:

CORE DONORS

Vera Rodenhoff

HEAD OF DIVISION, INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION ON ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY AND CITIES, OECD AND OECD-COUNTRIES

CORE DONORS

Ruben Werchan

SENIOR POLICY OFFICER FOR SUSTAINABLE URBAN DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL GOVERNMENTS

Samba Karhini-Masengo Guisse

PERMANENT CONSULTANT TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE DRC

CITY AND REGIONAL NETWORKS

Maryke Van Staden

DIRECTOR

CITY AND REGIONAL NETWORKS

Andy Deacon

DIRECTOR OF STRATEGY AND OPERATIONS

PUBLIC FINANCE INSTITUTIONS

Gerry Muscat

HEAD OF DIVISION, URBAN DEVELOPMENT

PUBLIC FINANCE INSTITUTIONS

Peter Daniel Ellis

GLOBAL LEAD

RESEARCH ORGANISATIONS, NGOS

Pierre Sarrat

CHIEF OPERATION OFFICER

RESEARCH ORGANISATIONS, NGOS

Katie Walsh

HEAD CITIES, STATES AND REGIONS

INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS

Drazen Kucan

LEAD URBAN AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY SPECIALIST

INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS

Mafalda Duarte

HEAD