Pushkala Lakshmi Ratan

About Pushkala Lakshmi Ratan
  • Asia Climate Finance Lead/Senior Industry Specialist, International Finance Corporation (IFC)

Pushkala Ratan is the Asia lead for Climate Investments in the Financial Institutions Group for IFC, based in Singapore and working across markets in South Asia, East Asia and the Pacific. She started her career at Vestas Wind where she set up and led the Carbon business, subsequently the Environmental Financial Products business for Deutsche Bank (Singapore), and the Clean Technology business for German technical leader, TUV SUD Asia Pacific (Singapore).

She has extensive experience in Sustainable Finance across Investment, Policy/Regulation, Strategy and Technical Services in Asia, U.S., Europe and the Middle East. At IFC, she was the Climate Lead for the first Green Bond by a commercial FI in Thailand and Indonesia as well as landmark transactions and engagements in the Philippines, Vietnam and Bangladesh.


Uncovering Hidden Pockets of Climate Finance

2020 06 10

This session will surface innovative finance solutions designed to attract new private sector players. Through a panel discussion and a facilitated round table conversation, a diverse range of actors, including impact investors, asset managers, mainstream finance institutions, family offices and…Read More

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