As director and global head of IFC's Climate Business, Alzbeta Klein provides thought leadership, fundraising and oversight of IFC operations relating to renewables, climate-smart agribusiness, green bonds and other climate business areas. Prior to this appointment, Alzbeta managed over $13 billion of assets in emerging markets, leading a group of 400 bankers as director and global co-head of IFC’s Agribusiness, Manufacturing, and Services Investment Group.
IFC is a Member of the World Bank Group and is the world’s largest multilateral financier of the private sector in emerging markets. In 2015, IFC’s invested over $18 billion in more than 100 emerging markets. IFC’s portfolio is over $60 billion, comprising investments in some 1,800 companies worldwide.