Grant is a dedicated, values-driven ESG and sustainability manager with a proven 15-year track record in ESG Advisory Services across 23 countries in Africa and the Middle East. He is passionate about influencing the flow of capital for positive social and environmental outcomes in emerging markets. He has specific experience in applying the IFC performance standards within the financial and development sectors. He has experience in large scale power, agricultural, construction, mining FMCG and industrial projects. He has specific understanding of finance lifecycle including the integration of ESG into alternative asset classes especially infrastructure, equity, mez and debt. Further experience in development and implementation of ESG and Impact Policy, ESMS development, ESDD and ESG management to IFC and EDFI standards. Project experience at pre and bankable-feasibility assessment, ESIA and authorisation processes, construction, operational and closure phases in Africa as well as the Middle East.