Hervé Solignac is a finance expert with 25 years of experience in wide range of banking roles.  He steered trade finance and public sector banking for HSBC France, with a focus on developing solutions that contribute to positive social and environmental Impacts.

He developed corporate and public sector client relationships based on full risk management and return assessment across an array of finance solutions such as structured lending and bonds, project and asset-based financing structures, standalone or syndicated. He contributed to greater adoption of sustainable climate-related finance, and was instrumental in arranging inaugural transactions for the city of Paris, Groupe Caisse des Dépôts or RATP, bridging the gaps between client strategies and impact financing solutions, such as helping establish state social and environmental objectives for relevant stakeholders.

More recently, he advised public sector clients, notably the Greater London Authority on developing a model to highlight investments that generate positive and measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return.

Hervé graduated from ISG Business school in Paris and holds a Master’s Degree from University of San Francisco.