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 DIVISON, KC1 - GENERAL ISSUES OF INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION, IMPLEMENTATION INITIATIVES

CORE DONORS

Ruben Werchan

SENIOR POLICY OFFICER FOR SUSTAINABLE URBAN DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL GOVERNMENTS

Lamin Saidy

REGIONAL DISASTER COORDINATOR

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

CITY AND REGIONAL NETWORKS

Josué Tanaka

PRINCIPAL FINANCE ADVISOR

PUBLIC FINANCE INSTITUTIONS

Giulia Macagno

SENIOR ECONOMIST, HEAD OF THE CITY CLIMATE FINANCE GAP FUND EIB TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT

PUBLIC FINANCE INSTITUTIONS

Nigel Jollands

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

PUBLIC FINANCE INSTITUTIONS

Dražen Kučan

Senior Investment Operations Specialist - Urban

RESEARCH ORGANISATIONS, NGOS

Rogier Van Den Berg

ACTING GLOBAL DIRECTOR

RESEARCH ORGANISATIONS, NGOS

Jorge Gastelumendi

DIRECTOR GLOBAL POLICY

RESEARCH ORGANISATIONS, NGOS

Cédric van Riel

INTEGRATION MANAGER