Eliza Foo is the Director, Sustainability of Temasek International Pte Ltd. Temasek is an investment company, headquartered in Singapore with a net portfolio value of S$308 billion, focused primarily in Asia. Temasek is a generational investor, seeking to make a difference always with tomorrow in mind.
Temasek’s sustainability strategy has three main pillars being Policies, Sustainability Investing & Financing and Capability Building. Eliza currently leads the team under the Sustainability Investing & Financing pillar to pursue investment opportunities in sustainability-related businesses.
Eliza has fifteen years of experience as a private equity and investment banking professional with firms including Armstrong Asset Management, Carlyle Asia Partners, Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs across various sectors and focusing in Asia. Her passion, for the past seven years, has been in sustainability investing and how to shape a better and more sustainable tomorrow for our current and future generations.
Eliza received her Master of Applied Finance from the University of Melbourne and Bachelor of Commerce from the Australian National University.
26 Jun 2019
The Sustainable Finance sector has seen steady growth globally, with Japan and Australia/New Zealand accounting for the 3rd and 5th largest markets respectively in 2018, according to the Global Social Investing Alliance. While the line is blurring between what is…Read More