Gabriel Thoumi, CFA, FRM is Director of Capital Markets at Climate Advisers where he provides global financial analysis for mitigating systemic climate risk while advising on greening capital markets.
Gabriel leads the firm’s capital markets practice in two focus areas: investment valuation and risk management and development of innovative governance risk tools. Both practices focus on the transition to a low-carbon economy. He also co-managed Chain Reaction Research for Climate Advisers from 2016 to 2018.
He has worked in 30 countries over 13 years in green capital markets consulting and as a mainstream investment research manager and analyst in debt and equity portfolio management. He has extensive transactional experience in ESG, green bonds, Socially Responsible Investing, and Corporate Social Responsibility.
His project, co-produced by the Inter-American Development Bank, was co-winner of the 2015 Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance.
His coverage universe includes global equity and debt in the financial, energy, utilities, consumer staples, raw materials, and agriculture sectors.
He leads investment research teams designing and implementing innovative financial solutions that support the transition to a low-carbon economy by integrating material financial data and ESG information into asset allocation strategies and pricing models, followed by corporate C-Suite engagement.
He has had investment research roles at Calvert Research and Management, Wells Fargo, and Morgan Stanley’s subsidiary MGM International. He has led projects at International Finance Corporation, American Express, Intel Corporation, Ceres, and USAID.
He has an MBA and MSc from the University of Michigan where he was awarded fellowships by the Erb Institute and the Consortium. He received his Chartered Financial Analyst charter in 2011 and his Financial Risk Manager certification in 2016.