Leisa Cardoso de Souza

Leisa Cardoso de Souza

Head of LatAm
Professional Bio 

Leisa is the Head for Latin America at Climate Bonds Initiative and is responsible for developing the green bond market in the region. She  is also responsible for coordinating the CBI Agriculture Program in Brazil.

Leisa joined the CBI in January 2019, after working as a climate change and sustainability consultant for the Carbon Trust and the IDB, and as a senior sustainable infrastructure analyst for the WWF in 2018, and energy policy advisor to the British Embassy for more than six years. Leisa  worked on several technical cooperation projects in Brazil, including on energy, infrastructure, transport, innovation and agriculture. She holds a Masters in Energy and Environmental Transition from the University of Westminster, London.

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