Ana Toni is the executive director of Institute for Climate and Society (iCS) and a founding partner of GIP (Public Interest Management). She is an economist and has a doctorate in Political Science. She has a long history of working and supporting projects aimed at social justice, the promotion of public policies, and in the area of the environment and climate change and philanthropy. Ana was chair of the board of Greenpeace International (2010 and 2017), director of the Ford Foundation in Brazil (2003-2011) and of ActionAid Brasil (1998-2002). In addition to being a member of the board of GIFE, WINGS, ITS and Wikimedia, she is currently a member of the Network of Brazilian Female Leaders for Sustainability and on the boards of Agência Pública, Gold Standard Foundation, Instituto Escolhas, ClimaInfo, Instituto República, Baobá Fund for Racial Equality, and Transparency International.
Philipp D. Hauser is responsible for global energy and climate policies and coordinates Agora’s activities in Latin America. In this position he supports local partners in Mexico and Brazil with solving country specific energy challenges and brings German and European experiences with the energy transition to the awareness of Latin American decision-makers. Before joining Agora, Philipp had been working with ENGIE in Latin America for more than 10 years, as Vice President Energy Transition and Carbon Markets. Between 2006 and 2008, Philipp was working with EcoSecurities and focused on the development of greenhouse gas mitigation projects with renewable energies, forest conservation and industrial uses of sustainable biomass. Philipp holds a Diploma in Chemistry, awarded by the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg and a Master in Business Administration and Finance by the Coppead Institute of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.
Roberto Kishinami is senior Coordinator of Energy Portfolio of Institute for Climate and Society (iCS). Roberto has a master degree in Physics from the University of São Paulo (USP) and has been a specialist on energy and climate change for the last 15 years. His clients for consultancy work on these themes were energy companies, finance institutions, private sector associations, among many others. His consulting focused on strategic planning investments for competition on global markets, with low carbon and environmental impact as competitive advantage. He is a board member of the Institute for Democracy and Sustainability, and was an international board member of Action Aid. He served as executive director of Greenpeace Brasil from 1994 to 2001.