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Approved Verifiers under the Climate Bonds Standard

Below is a directory of verifier organisations which have been approved by the Climate Bond Standards Board.

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Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.


All sectors

Vishal Goel

Sustainability Services Team

DNV-GL is the world's  leading ship and offshore classification society, the leading technical advisor to the global oil and gas industry, and a leading expert for the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. We’ve also taken a position as one of the top three certification bodies in the world.


All sectors

Mark Robinson

Douglas Farquhar

EPIC Sustainability is a leading independent greenhouse gas verifier, sustainability assurance provider and third party auditor operating globally. EPIC is a two time International Award Winning Organization within two years of commencing operations, first in the history of environmental markets business.


All sectors

Dr. Vishnu

EthiFinance is an independent extra financial research agency specialized in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Created in 2003, EthiFinance has become a European leader in the assessment of small and medium companies


All sectors

Emmanuel Delaville

EY is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.


All sectors

Judy Li (China)

Pip Best (Asia Pacific/Other)

Ajeya Bandyopadhyay (India)

Christina Larkin (Europe)

John DeRose (Americas)

KPMG international operates as a network of member firms offering audit, tax and advisory services. It operates in 155 countries and employ more than 155,000 people across a range of disciplines. KPMG's clients include business corporations, governments and public sector agencies and not-for-profit organizations.


All sectors

Wim Bartels

Santhosh Jayaram

Oekom Research AG is one of the world's leading rating agencies and provides the crucial head start in the segment of sustainable investments. Being the partner of institutional investors and financial service providers, we develop innovative investment strategies that combine sustainability research with a high rate of return.


All sectors

Julia Haake

Sustainalytics is a global environmental, social and governance (ESG) and corporate governance research and analysis firm. It helps clients turn vast quantities of environmental, social and governance information into insightful, value-added analysis to enable more informed investment decisions.


All sectors

Vikram Puppala 

Trucost is an environmental data provider that services companies, the investment community, governments, academics and thought leaders. Trucost aims to help its clients understand the economic consequences of natural capital dependency to manage risk from volatile commodity prices and increasing environmental costs - and ultimately build more sustainable business models, products and brands.

North America

All sectors

Derek Ip

Chaoni Huang

TÜV NORD CERT is a service-provider for comprehensive testing and certification on the basis of national and international specifications and standards for products, services and management systems.


All sectors

Tahsin Choudhury

Atelier Ten is an international firm of environmental design consultants, lighting designers and building engineers who are committed to high-performance and sustainable design within the built environment.


Low Carbon Buildings

Emilie Hagen

First Environment is a U.S.-based environmental consulting company that provides environmental verification and product certification services as well as site remediation, regulatory compliance, environmental management system, climate change adaptation, and litigation support services. The firm is an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accredited greenhouse gas verification body and has received past recognition by Environmental Finance as the Best Verification Company for both voluntary and mandatory markets in North America.


All sectors

Phil Ludvigson

SynTao Green Finance is an independent consultancy promoting sustainable finance in China. With a global vision and rich local practice, they provide consulting, research and training services in ESG risk management, green finance product innovation and verification, and other sustainable finance perspectives.​


All sectors

Tracy Cai

Vigeo Eiris is a global independent provider of ESG research and services for investors, public and private organisations and NGOs.


All sectors

Laurie Chesné (Global)

Guylaine Deniel (Europe, Africa and Middle East)

Mabel Gonzalez (North America)

Fanny Tora (South America)

Michael Notat (Asia)

BDO India is an accounting and advisory practice with many clients active in the Indian debt capital market. It is ideally placed to stimulate the Indian green bond market.


Renewable Energy

Abuali Darukhanawala

ZhongCai Green Financing

Zhongcai Green Financing Consultants Ltd has emerged as the commercial arm of the Research Center for Climate and Energy Finance (RCCEF), based at the Central University of Finance and Economics in Beijing. They have significant experience in the Chinese green bond market and policy research.


Renewable Energy, Low Carbon Buildings, Low Carbon Transport, Waste Management

Han Zhang (Hanke)
(+86 13501358579)

The Carbon Trust‘s certification arm works with hundreds of organisations around the world, helping them to better understand their environmental impacts and robustly demonstrate sustainability achievements. Their certifications focus on reductions in carbon emissions and improving resource efficiency, including water use and waste output.


Solar, Wind, Low Carbon Buildings, Low Carbon Transport, Water, Waste Management

Morgan Jones

Darran Messem

Emergent Ventures India (EVI) provides public and private sector consulting and assurance services across the spectrum of sustainable development issues in India and Southeast Asia.

Worldwide except USA & Canada

Solar, Wind, Hydro Power, Bioenergy, Low Carbon Transport, Waste Management

Jatin Kapoor

At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. We’re a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 223,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory and tax services. Find out more and tell us what matters to you by visiting us at

Worldwide All sectors

Damian Regan

Bronwen Krip

Lianhe EIA is committed to providing professional consulting, certification, research services related to sustainable finance and environmental protection. It has particular experience in financial analysis, environmental impact assessment, sustainable development consulting and environmental engineering technology.


Solar, Wind, Hydro Power, Bioenergy,
Low Carbon Buildings,

Low Carbon Transport, Water, Waste Management

LIU Jingyun

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