• Amit Thusu
    Senior Director – Climate Action at Global Carbon Council (GCC)

    Amit Thusu is a Carbon Market and Sustainability professional with working experience of over 22+ years. Since last more than four and a half years, he has been working as Senior Director- Climate Action and has been instrumental in designing, establishing and operating a new voluntary carbon market Program- Global Carbon Council (GCC) for endorsement of the quality of carbon offsets. Global Carbon Council (GCC) is the first and only International voluntary carbon offsetting program in the entire global south and is accredited by ICROA and ICAO/CORSIA. GCC Program is up on running and is dealing with 1485+ greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction projects while ensuring sustainability, no-net-harm on Environment and Society, and contributing to UN SDGs and compliance to CORSIA label. He is responsible for day-to-day operations of the GCC Program and oversees and supervises teams and functions, including Governance management, Project assessment, Verifier management, Regulatory development, CORSIA/ICROA accreditation management, Digitization and IT initiatives, Registry operations, linking exchanges/platforms and new initiatives, partnerships and collaborations



Our Speakers

H.E. Tahir Salim Al Amri

Executive President at Central Bank of Oman

Shaikh Khalifa Al Khalifa

Chief Executive Officer at Bahrain Bourse

Haitham Al Salmi

Chief Executive Officer at Muscat Stock Exchange

Rami El Dokany

Executive Chairman at The Egyptian Exchange (EGX)

Nandini Sukumar

Chief Executive Officer at The World Federation of Exchanges

Riham ElGizy

Chief Executive Officer at MENA Voluntary Carbon Market (VCM)

Mervyn Tang

Head of Sustainability Strategy, APAC at Schroders

Ndidi Nnoli-Edozien

Member of the International Sustainability Standards Board at IFRS Foundation
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Saed Frayha Street, Hazmieh Square Building, 4th Flr. Hazmieh, Beirut.