Ameer Azim is a Financial Economist at Climate Advisers Trust, where he focuses on researching the financial impacts of climate responses on the Trust’s areas of coverage. He brings expertise in a range of financial transactions, capital markets, and the developing field of Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) finance.
Ameer’s interest and experience in sustainable finance began over a decade ago when the field was still in its infancy. Prior to joining Climate Advisers, Ameer worked for Silver Leaf Partners, a regional boutique investment bank in New York City. He co-developed their impact investment platform, before joining the investment banking team executing private debt and equity transactions for lower middle-market companies within the sustainability space.
Ameer has had previous stints with Citi, Barclays and ABN Amro Bank in their Private Wealth divisions. He holds an A.B. in Economics from College of William and Mary, a M.S. in Sustainability Management from Columbia University, and is currently pursuing the CFA charter. He is an avid runner, loves to travel and explore new cultures and cuisines, and is a season ticket holder at Arsenal FC.